Inventory Accountant - Columbus, OH in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/12/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Columbus, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/12/2022
  • Job ID:
    INVEN95556

Job Description

Accountants, working with Vaco gives you an advantage over your competition through relationships with the human resources manager and hiring managers directly. We are currently looking to fill our client's Inventory Accountant position and we want to hear from you! Think of us as an advocate who will promote your strengths and prepare you for your interviews supplying you with key info on our client.

Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As an Inventory Accountant, you will play an integral role in accurately preparing our client's accounting records and performance. You will be responsible for a variety of general accounting functions as well as providing accounting support for senior staff if needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare inventory accounting reports and communicate key information to warehouse operations teams
  • Monitor inventory transactions, identifying and correcting accounting issues
  • Prepare financial account reconciliations for inventory, record journal entries in the Company's ERP system, and maintain appropriate documentation for all transactions
  • Participate in month-end close process and prepare journal entries as needed
  • Research various transactions and posting errors including adjustments and variances
  • Assist Senior Accountant with ledger data, updates and related controls
  • Prepare variations of financial reports that meet the needs of the business including ad-hoc financial analysis to facilitate strategic and tactical decision-making
  • Provide assistance to business units within the company to manage financial reporting, budgeting, and variance analyses by the business units
  • Document accounting and finance department procedures
  • Research and document proper accounting treatments for unusual transactions in areas of responsibility
  • Communicate with co-workers, management, clients, and others in a courteous and professional manner
  • Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures, and instructions
  • Miscellaneous projects as assigned

Summary of need:
  • Inventory Accountant
    • Onsite, then possibly hybrid - W Columbus, OH
    • FT 3+ months consult-to-hire
    • Experience with inventory, GL accounting, & Excel