Controller | $50/hr-$70/hr | Richmond & Remote in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/13/2022

Job Snapshot

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    Richmond, VA
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    At least 6 year(s)
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Job Description

Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for experienced professionals. One of our clients has an immediate opportunity for an Accounting Manager / Corporate Controller; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work 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 finance / accounting industry - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you are an experienced Accounting Manager / Corporate Controller, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As an Vaco Controller, you will direct financial activities such as planning, procurement, and investments for all parts of the organization.

  • Oversees accounting procedures, processes, internal controls (implementing, monitoring, enhancing), and database management
  • Manages Account Receivable (AR), Account Payable (AP) personnel and oversees their work performance
  • Assures accounting compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Manages operational data and ensures data integrity and accuracy as well as development of operational procedures and documentation of data flow
  • Prepares accurate reports and financial statements on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Plans, organizes and coordinates the monthly closing procedures and processes
  • Reviews audit reports for accuracy
  • Audits workflow to assure that all accounting transactions are appropriately authorized
  • Assists in the month-end closing and financial reporting process including account analysis and reconciliation
  • Coordinates the annual and interim financial statement audits with external auditors including preparation of all supporting schedules
  • Conducts year end preparation of financial information for auditors
  • Assists Project Managers with client invoices
  • Analyzes billing, expenses and job costing
  • Performs financial analysis of balance sheets and income statements
  • Maintains fixed asset system of all property and equipment
  • Responsible for ensuring all payroll taxes and fiduciary responsibilities are met
  • Trains staff on internal control procedures
  • Works on special projects, as requested, and assists others as needed


  • Bachelors' degree in accounting or finance required
  • CPA preferred
  • Extensive accounting and finance experience
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP, accounting processes, and internal control