Senior Accountant in Santa Monica, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/4/2021

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Job Description

Our company is a leading technology company. We are looking for a qualified accounting professional to join our finance team. The Sr. Accountant oversees the maintenance of the company's financial records and ensures that accounting records are in accordance with GAAP and company policies. This position will research, document, and communicate accounting conclusions in compliance with GAAP and company policies. Key responsibilities include month end close, account reconciliations, financial statement analyses, annual financial audit support and process improvement of accounting processes.

Responsibilities:

* Support operations for the General Ledger and the monthly close process

* Ensure accounting records are prepared and maintained in accordance with GAAP and the company's accounting policies

* Prepare periodic financial statements and analyses

* Develop methods of providing accounting data for non-standard reports and statements

* Collaborate with management to develop schedules, procedures, and systems to enable timely accumulation, adjustment, and reporting of financial data

* Drive process improvement initiatives for development, enhancement, upgrade and maintenance of accounting systems.

* Ensure and review quality and efficiency of monthly account reconciliations

* Prepare and verify accuracy of information, journal entries and ledgers

* Identify and implement internal control procedures to maintain company financial integrity

* Support internal and external audit processes

* Prepare audit schedules and supporting documentations as required

Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree

* 4+ years of experience as an accounting professional or 2 years public accounting experience

* Certified Public Accountant (or in progress)

* Understand US GAAP accounting concepts and principles

* Strong analytical skills essential

* Strong PC skills required

* A self- starter with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and organize work flow

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Ability to work in a team environment

Job Requirements

Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree • 4+ years of experience as an accounting professional or 2 years public accounting experience • Certified Public Accountant (or in progress) • Understand US GAAP accounting concepts and principles • Strong analytical skills essential • Strong PC skills required • A self- starter with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and organize work flow • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Ability to work in a team environment