Senior Accountant in Irvine, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/7/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Irvine, CA
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Senior Accountant. 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:

  • Ensure financial statement accuracy by developing accruals, reconciling account balances, creating journal entries, and reviewing financial reports within tight month-end deadlines.
  • Perform balance sheet and P&L fluctuation analysis
  • Maintain amortization, prepaid expense schedules, and deferred rent schedules
  • Maintain the fixed asset and associated depreciation schedules
  • Manage the accounting cycle for assigned departments, work closely with FP&A and business partners to develop accruals for the assigned department.
  • Assist with interim and year-end audits
  • Ensure compliance with internal control requirements and policies and procedures.
  • Assist management with special projects and ad-hoc analysis.


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, or a Bachelor's degree in business with an emphasis in accounting.
  • A minimum of 4 years experience in accounting related work is required.
  • CPA certification is a plus
  • Good knowledge of US GAAP and willingness to research and resolve accounting applications.
  • Advanced analytical and Microsoft Excel Skills
  • Excellent Excel and analytical skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to handle and prioritize multiple tasks in order to meet deadlines.
  • Self-starter and work with limited direction and taking full ownership of areas of responsibility
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to articulate key information.
  • Initiative and willingness to take on additional responsibilities.
  • Experience in SAP, Oracle, JD Edwards and other similar ERP systems.