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Senior Director of Accounting in Nashville, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/21/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Nashville, TN
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    At least 8 year(s)
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Job Description


The Senior Director Accounting is responsible for the oversight of accounting operations, including compliance with US GAAP, Federal, state and local statutory requirements while ensuring timely, efficient, and accurate processes for a large/complex business unit or multiple business units.


  • Analyzes, recommends and implements tactical strategies to ensure the integrity and compliance of internal financial controls
  • Creates and recommends policies, processes and procedures to ensure compliance with governing requirements
  • Assists executive management in evaluating and anticipating current business transactions and potential business opportunities
  • Provides applicable balance sheet account reconciliations and income statement analytics
  • Review accounting structure for opportunities to gain operational efficiencies.
  • Plans, develops and implements goals, objectives and practices for efficient and cost effective management and allocation of resources
  • Assists operations and FP&A team members with understanding financial results
  • Prepares annual budget for respective department and business unit/s
  • Provides external audit assistance and quality maintenance as necessary
  • Monitors financial systems for specific areas of responsibility
  • Trains and develops accounting staff
  • Other duties as required and assigned

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting from an accredited institution
  • Minimum 8 years increasing accounting experience
  • Minimum 5 years management experience
  • CPA preferred
  • Proficient in Excel