Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller in Raleigh at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

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Job Description

Our client has an immediate opening for an Accounting Manager/Assistant controller. This locally headquartered company continues to grow and has a very promising future. As an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller, you will work with the finance management team, assisting with financial reporting, financial analysis, leadership of accounting staff, and the annual audit. Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Ensuring transactions are properly classified in the general ledger
  • Preparing and/or reviewing reconciliations of various general ledger accounts and ensuring timely follow-up of reconciling items
  • Supporting Controller in the preparation of recurring and ad hoc analyses and information requests
  • Researching, analyzing, and resolving questions from business unit managers relating to financial transactions including revenues, expenses and capital expenditures

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance or related field; Master's preferred
  • CPA is highly preferred
  • Public accounting experience is highly preferred (current or previous experience)
  • Experience with a private equity-backed company preferred
  • Superior communication skills both written and orally
  • Ability to manage projects independently and autonomously while engaging and leading others

Job Requirements

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’ll need to succeed in this role. Assistant Controller requirements: • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or other related degree • 5+ years of accounting experience including public accounting • Experience preparing full financial statements • Outstanding accounting technical skills • CPA highly preferred • Excellent supervisory and team building experience