Senior Accountant in Branchburg, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/7/2023

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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 with one of our top clients.

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!

Why Work Here?

  • Strong employee engagement and a team-oriented work environment.
  • Hybrid work environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance.
  • A reputable history of providing the highest quality expertise and value to their customers.
  • A stable organization that continues to experience impactful growth.

Key Responsibilities for Senior Accountant

  • Perform general ledger accounting and financial reporting, including monthly close and reconciliation of accounts
  • Prepare and review journal entries, accruals, and other financial transactions
  • Conduct variance analysis and provide explanations for any material variances
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards and policies, including GAAP and internal controls
  • Participate in the preparation of financial statements and other reports for senior management
  • Collaborate with the finance team on special projects and initiatives, as needed
  • Maintain and update accounting systems and processes to improve efficiency and accuracy
  • Provide support and guidance to junior accountants and other team members

Requirements of Senior Accountant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in accounting or related role
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and accounting software
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills


At Vaco, your career goals guide our efforts. We see you, we hear you, and we're here to help. That's why we work to find you a great opportunity and 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, temp-to-hire, or direct-hire opportunities, we've got you covered!