Senior Accountant - Up to $35/hour in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/28/2022

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Job Description

Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Senior Accountant on contract. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Accountant and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Senior Accountant your typical day may involve:

  • Performing assigned monthly, quarterly, and annual general ledger closing processes
  • Assisting in the development of financial statements and reports
  • Reviewing and explaining variances to budget/forecast and to previous reporting periods on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Preparing journal entries and monthly account reconciliations
  • Working closely with other functional areas and business management to resolve issues and support achievement of business goals
Position will be a 2-3 month on-site assignment. The ideal candidate will have an bachelor's degree in accounting, a strong understanding of GAAP, excellent Excel skills, experience with month-end close and complex account reconciliations, and will be able to start very quickly (less than a 2 weeks notice). All consultants must have recent references available and the ability to commit to the timeframe set. Pay is up to $35/hour depending on experience and qualifications.