Senior Accountant in Stamford, CT at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/12/2022

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    Stamford, CT
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Job Description

At Vaco, we match Accounting, Financial, IT and Administrative professionals with solid career growth opportunities. We are currently seeking a Senior Accountant for one of our top clients. Apply today- let us help you!

Why Work Here as the Senior Accountant?

  • Strong employee engagement and a team-oriented work environment.
  • This position is hybrid
  • Reports directly to the Director of Public Reporting
  • A stable organization that continues to experience impactful growth.
  • The Senior Accountant - Public Reporting has primary responsibility for the preparation of required public company filings with the Securities Exchange Commission ("SEC").
  • The successful candidate will be a highly organized, analytical thinker with strong problem-solving skills and a high level of attention to detail.

Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant:

  • Prepare and file public reports 10-K and 10-Q, including the MD&A and S-X Financials.
  • Prepare and file other SEC reports such as earnings releases, proxy statements, registration statements, prospectus supplements, Section 16, and Form 8-K.
  • Prepare quarterly package for Senior Management.
  • Analysis and documentation of internal controls over financial reporting.
  • Review and assist with the implementation of new accounting policies under U.S. GAAP and new SEC requirements.
  • Ongoing responsibility to evaluate the processes to improve through automation or procedural changes.
  • Ad-hoc analytical work and projects.

Job Requirements for the Senior Accountant:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years of experience in general accounting or financial reporting.
  • Proficiency in MS-Excel.
  • Experience in preparing and analyzing financial statements.
  • High attention to detail.

Preferred qualifications for the Senior Accountant:

  • SEC reporting experience
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Certified Public Accountant ("CPA") or in the process of becoming a CPA.
  • MS Access and Excel macro proficiency.


At Vaco, your career goals guide our efforts. We see you, we hear you, and we're here to help. That's why we not only work to find you a great opportunity, but we also provide you with the support and resources you need to succeed. We offer comprehensive and affordable benefits so you can focus your energy on more important matters like achieving your personal and professional goals. Whether you're interested in contract work or temp to hire opportunities, we've got you covered!

Let Vaco advocate on your behalf! We will provide you with access to market trends, compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities that are perfect for you!

Apply today to become the Senior Accountant!