Junior Accountant (Contract to Hire) in Sandy Springs, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    1/21/2020
  • Job ID:
    JUNIO70989

Job Description

Updated 1-21-20

Our client, a large technology services provider located in Sandy Springs, GA is looking to expand their accounting function by adding a newly created Junior Accountant position. This is a great opportunity for a degreed professional (Accounting Degree not required but Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience in Accounting desired) to come in, learn and grow with a supportive team in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment. We are looking for accountants with 1-5 years of accounting experience for this position and recent college grads with an Accounting Degree will be considered.


Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of journal entries
  • Balance sheet reconciliation
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assisting with month end close and reporting
  • General Account Receivable Duties
  • Prepare and submit client invoices
  • Code, post and deposit client payments
  • Monitor AR Aging for past due invoices (including follow up collection procedures)
  • Assist clients with billing inquiries and invoice adjustments if necessary
  • General Accounts Payable Duties
  • Review, verify and process vendor invoices
  • Sort, code and enter invoices into Accounting Software package
  • Analyze discrepancies and follow up where necessary
  • Maintain vendor files
  • General Support Functions
  • Assist with employee expense reporting
  • Perform filing and general finance administrative tasks

Requirements:

  • 1 year of Corporate Accounting experience or a Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required in lieu of experience OR any Degree plus Accounting experience
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including advanced MS Excel required (client will test proficiency in Excel)
  • Demonstrated proficiency with ERP systems