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Robert Half International Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas


A services company located in the Galleria area is adding a Staff Accountant to their team. The Staff Accountant will assist with the monthly closing and preparation of financial statements for the field businesses.

Job Duties:

• Perform the monthly close and review of monthly financial statements and analysis (i.e. variance analysis)

• Prepare journal entries to upload data which records sales, commissions, trust and cash as well as make adjustments to ensure the financials reflect proper reporting.

• Review balance sheet account reconciliations, identify proposed adjustments, processing errors, and partner with other departments to get them resolved.

• Identify necessary process improvements and work to get them implemented.

• Partner with individual businesses and provide support by answering questions (i.e.: processing of contracts and inventory and completing inventory


• Special Projects as assigned and other duties as assigned.

Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and 4 + years of general accounting experience including knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting. Advanced Excel and exposure to an ERP are required.

Compensation is up to 75K

For confidential consideration please forward your resume to karen.amoroso@roberthalf.com


  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

  • Competent with spreadsheets and databases

  • Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required

  • General ledger experience desired

  • Journal entries experience required

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Critical thinking skills and the ability to retain complex work directions

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • 4+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience

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Salary: $70,000.00 - $75,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Houston, TX

Date Posted: March 18, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 04130-0011358522

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance