Entry Level Staff Accountant - $50k-$55k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/7/2021

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    Columbus, OH
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    At least 4 year(s)
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Job Description

Entry Level Accounting candidates, Vaco is working with an established company in the Columbus area to help them find a Staff Accountant. This position offers the opportunity to secure a Staff Accountant position right out of school and will provide long-term growth opportunities. Great company, good culture and looking for a team player.

If you have an accounting degree and have 0-3 years of experience and are looking for a new position, apply today!

Job Description:

The Staff Accountant assists in maintaining all daily and monthly processing requirements for assigned business units; and assists with monthly close process, including review of financial statements for completeness and accuracy.

Accountant responsibilities:

  • Assists with month-end activities and creates journal entries
  • Prepare general ledger entries by maintaining and recording and files
  • Prepares account reconciliations and communicates financial adjustment requirements
  • Processes monthly closing reports and preparation of financial reports for assigned companies. Audits preliminary results and communicate any improprieties or operational concerns to upper management
  • Posts monthly accrual journal entries, fixed assets and depreciation
  • Financial reporting, prepares supporting schedules, and analyzes data
  • Assists with accounts payable, accounts receivable, billing and payroll when necessary
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting required
  • Some accounting experience preferred but not required
  • Accounting software and ERP systems experience
  • Intermediate Excel skills(Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP)
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, systems and procedures
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Able to read and understand financial reports
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships