International Accountant in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/1/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/1/2019
  • Job ID:
    INTER46978

Job Description

Are you interested in broadening your accounting experience into European markets? Vaco is working on a unique opportunity that combines the utilization of US and UK GAAP standards. This position will work directly with the Controller to handle accounting for joint ventures outside of domestic operations. In this position you will gain a new understanding of different market values and how foreign decision-making effects their accounting and reporting.

Job Duties:

  • Review International trial balances for necessary adjustments to ensure GAAP compliance
  • Prepare quarterly financial statements and disclosures
  • Assist in financial month-end close for foreign subsidiaries
  • Audit coordination with both US and UK audit teams
  • Perform analytical reviews of international balance sheet account variances
  • Calculate and note any foreign exchange gains and losses and bank fees

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA is a plus
  • Minimum of 2+ years of GL accounting and GAAP compliance
  • Audit experience in public accounting is a plus
  • Ability to work independently as well as on a team to complete various projects
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking, communication, and Excel skills