Senior Accountant - $70-85k in Columbus at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/9/2021

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Job Description

We are currently seeking candidates for an exciting Senior Accountant/Assistant Controller opportunity here in Columbus! This position is with a privately held client of ours and will be supporting the Corporate Controller with running the company's accounting function as well as wearing a few other back office hats. Please see the details below and apply today if you're interested in learning more about this role, these positions will offer great exposure to senior leadership!

Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.

As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for managing financial reporting, GL reconciliations, Journal Entries and GAAP compliance. You will also be a key contributor in the Month-End Close process, treasury, banking compliance, and various ad hoc accounting projects as well as supervising a team of transactional staff accountants.

Other responsibilities in these Senior Accountant roles include:

  • Assisting with internal and external audit requests
  • Month End Close
  • Financial Statement Prep
  • Evaluation and review of standard costing
  • Ensuring compliance with company policies and US GAAP


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA is Required
  • Minimum of 4+ years of accounting experience
  • Previous public accounting experience preferred
  • Strong technical skills including knowledge of GAAP and sound understanding of GL accounting
  • Ability to pro-actively resolve problems and manage multiple projects in a timely manner
  • Strong analytical & problem-solving skills to research and resolve inquiries and respond in a timely manner autonomously
  • Ability to communicate effectively with different levels of employees throughout the organization
  • Mid- to advanced PC skills using Outlook, Word, Excel, and large ERP system experience preferred

If you meet the requirements laid out above and are interested in learning more about these Senior Accountant positions, please apply today!