Staff Accountant - $45k - $50k - Permanent in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

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    Columbus, OH
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Job Description

Accountants, Vaco is working with an established, industry-leading company in the Columbus area to fill a Staff Accountant position. This position offers lots of room for growth and the potential to grow into management roles. Great company culture, good benefits and the opportunity to work at their brand new corporate headquarters that was designed and built in 2017!

We will give you an advantage over your competition through the relationships we have with the human resources manager and hiring managers directly. Think of us as an advocate who will promote your strengths and prepare you for your interviews by supplying you with key info on our client. If your background is in accounting and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Job Description:

The Accountant assists the Controller in maintaining all daily and monthly processing requirements for assigned business units; and assists with monthly close process, including review of financial statements for completeness and accuracy.

Accountant responsibilities:

  • Assists with month-end activities and creates journal entries
  • Prepare general ledger entries by maintaining and recording and files
  • Prepares account reconciliations and communicates financial adjustment requirements
  • Processes monthly closing reports and preparation of financial reports for assigned companies. Audits preliminary results and communicate any improprieties or operational concerns to upper management
  • Posts monthly accrual journal entries, fixed assets and depreciation
  • Financial reporting, prepares supporting schedules, and analyzes data
  • Assists with accounts payable, accounts receivable, billing and payroll when necessary
  • No degree requirement
  • 4-5 years' of general accounting experience required
  • Accounting software and ERP systems experience(Sage experience highly preferred)
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel(Pivot Tables, Macros and VLOOKUP)
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, systems and procedures
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships