Director of Accounting in Charlotte, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/10/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Charlotte, NC
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    At least 10 year(s)
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Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide oversight and direction for all accounting activities and controls
  • Provide timely and accurate reporting, analytics, and financial support for daily, weekly, and monthly deadlines and/or goals
  • Manage and participate in the monthly close processes
  • Completes financial statements to summarize and forecast the company's financial status
  • Review and ensure accurate, timely and efficient processing of all accounting transactions
  • Ensures and maintain compliance with regulations and government entities
  • Responsible for chart of accounts, including reviewing general ledger activity on a monthly basis to identify coding discrepancies
  • Oversees internal and external audits
  • Serves as company liaison for both internal and external audit, including: communicating, planning, and coordinating all review requirements
  • Provides technical guidance and support pertaining to taxation, audit procedure and overview, fraud protection, and the creation and completion of required reporting
  • Develop and maintain accounting policies and procedures
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating the bi-annual physical inventory process and year-end close process
  • Ensuring successful completion of excise tax filings and government reporting
  • Hiring, training and retaining accounting staff
  • Prepare other ad-hoc financial and operational analyses on an as-needed basis


  • BS in Accounting required with a minimum of 8 years of experience in a field of accounting
  • Minimum of 7 years of supervisory/management experience required
  • Master's Degree, CPA or CMA Preferred
  • Proven experience in financial analysis and budgeting practices and procedures
  • Strong analytical skills required with attention to detail and data integrity
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Interpersonal, organizational, and prioritization skills are a must
  • Effective and proven leadership and supervisory skills
  • An ability to be flexible and adaptable is necessary
  • Proficient computer skills and experience with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, and other web-based applications
  • Experience with wineries, distillers, or distilled spirits is a plus
  • Public accounting experience is a bonus, but not required


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