Controller / Accounting Manager (Consultant) in Sandy Springs, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/27/2021

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Job Description

Updated 3-21-21

Vaco continues to grow its consulting presence in Atlanta and is seeking experienced accounting managers and controllers for current and future accounting consulting projects. Please note if you have recently spoken with a Vaco Atlanta recruiter, there is no need to reapply to this job posting as our inventory of consulting candidates is constantly evolving. The ideal consultant has a blend of the following:

  • 10+ years of accounting experience in a corporate setting
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting (graduate degree preferred)
  • CPA preferred
  • Prior consulting experience is a plus
  • Public Accounting experience a plus
  • Strong Excel skills, especially Pivot Tables, VLookups, SUMIFs, and nesting
  • Work on a complex ERP (SAP, Oracle, Dynamics, NetSuite etc...) or QuickBooks Certified
  • Strong knowledge of financial statement preparation and month-end close processes
  • Audit/Internal Audit experience would be a plus.
  • Experience fixing things! Designing/improving accounting processes such as: monthly close, management and financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, consolidations, shared services or application outsourcing and system implementations
  • Strong communication (verbal and written), analytical, and project management skills
  • Process Mapping, Improvement and Documentation experience