Senior Accountant

Vaco Financial
22 Aug 2019
27 Aug 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client is looking for your unique skillset to add to their growing team. Think independent work environment with the ability to lean on your team, an exciting and ever–growing industry, beautiful work surroundings, and involvement in a company that is working to make the world a healthier place. As a consultant, you will be offered great work–life balance, ever–changing environments, and overtime pay!
Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers so they can connect your work experience to the open job–promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.
Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market–keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!
As a Senior Accountant your typical day may involve:
  • Performing assigned monthly, quarterly, and annual general ledger closing processes
  • Assisting in the development of financial statements and reports
  • Reviewing and explaining variances to budget/forecast and to previous reporting periods on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Working closely with other functional areas and business management to resolve issues and support achievement of business goals
Skills and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor Degree in Accountancy
  • 3–5 years corporate accounting
  • CPA and public accounting experience (preferred)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong communication skills
Note: This is a three month contract.
Accountants, you are one click away from your next big career move. Vaco can help you leverage your accounting skills and experience to turn this exciting opportunity into a job offer. Here's what you will need to succeed in this role.

Accountant requirements:

? Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related fields
? Master's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or Economics, preferred
? CPA track (passed all parts of exam), or CPA
? 3–8 years of directly related experience
? Extensive knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Fixed Assets, tax reporting and accounting practices
? Knowledge of accounting systems and applications such as SAP, PeopleSoft, CPM/Essbase, Hyperion Financial Management, etc.
? Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel and PowerPoint