Senior Accountant in Red Bank, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/2/2021

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    Red Bank, NJ
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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!

Vaco is currently working with a rapidly growing and stable company in Red Bank, NJ on a new Senior Accountant position. Ideal candidates will gave a good background in general ledger, reconciliations, journal entries, advanced Excel and QuickBooks experience. This will be an open-ended consulting engagement with the position to go permanent if it is a good fit on both ends.

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
  • 2-5 years' experience working as a Staff Accountant or Senior Accountant
  • Strong understanding of GAAP Principles and accounting
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Working experience with QuickBooks. (QuickBooks Desktop preferred)