Outsourced Accountant in Red Bank, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/11/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Red Bank, NJ
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    At least 4 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco Outsourced Accounting Professional
Remote Position
Pay based on billable hours - Biweekly Pay Schedule

This position will need to work to tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities, month end close activities, financial reporting, year-end client tax and audit projects, and the support of budget and forecast activities. In addition, the ability to learn and efficiently use our best in class cloud based technology stack is critical. The FAO Senior Associate will have contact with clients (CEO, COO, CFO, VP of Finance, Controller, etc)

Major Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Manage and perform month-end close process for clients.
  • Work closely with the Assistant Controller and Staff Accountants in the group.
  • Self-motivated and goal-oriented individual.
  • Provide superior and responsive professional services for clients.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Experience with multi-company business.
  • Experience in expanding, fast growing organizations.
  • 2+ to 5 years of accounting experience.
  • Strong experience with QuickBooks, Intacct, and/or other accounting software packages.
  • Ability to multi-task and set daily, weekly and monthly priorities.
  • Detailed oriented with a strong level of accuracy in aspects or reporting and communication.
  • High degree of computer literacy, including extensive knowledge in Microsoft Office and specifically Outlook.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

The candidate will be responsible to/for:

  • Ongoing phone consultations with client base.
  • Enhance reporting and analysis to our client base.
  • Support and help train the work of Staff Accountants in the group.
  • Month-end closing and issuance of financial reports to all clients every month.

Education and Licenses:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA Preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must (proactively communicates status, issues, conflicts, and priorities up, down and across the engagement team)
  • Ability to balance multiple responsibilities simultaneously plus excellent analytical and decision making skills
  • Experience in a public accounting firm, consulting firm or other professional services environment preferred but not required