Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager

Vaco Financial
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As a Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager, you will apply your general ledger, month–end close and supervisory expertise to the as you own the process and possibly oversee a team.
Your areas of responsibility in this role will generally include:
  • Managing month–end closing process
  • Reviewing and preparing journal entries and reconciliations
  • Reviewing and analyzing financial statements and variances
  • Implementing policies and procedures with proper internal controls
  • Conducting technical accounting research when required
As a Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager, you must be a highly organized and detail–oriented leader with a solid ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. You must also have sound judgment and strong reasoning skills as well as the ability to learn new processes and information quickly. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, and that you can function effectively as part of a team.
Specific qualifications for the role include:
* Minimum of 4 years of accounting experience
* Supervisory experience
* Experience with the entire general ledger and month–end close process
* In–depth knowledge of GAAP and revenue recognition
* Familiarity with producing financial statements
* CPA designation strongly preferred
* Big 4 or Regional CPA firm experience, preferred
Experienced Accounting Managers with strong leadership skills and the ability to take initiative would be a good fit for this role.
Additional requirement of the Accounting Manager / Corporate Controller role include:
?Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
?CPA designation highly preferred
?Prior experience in public accounting preferred
?4 years of progressive experience in accounting and finance
?Expertise in technical accounting, budgeting, planning, and internal controls