Staff Accountant - $55k - $75k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/6/2022

Job Snapshot

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    Columbus, OH
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    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco is working with a few well-established companies in the Columbus, OH area to help them find Accountants for their Corporate Accounting teams. If you are a degreed accountant with at least one year of prior accounting experience, please apply today!

Job Description:

The Staff Accountant assists 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
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • 1 year minimum of prior experience in accountant role
  • Accounting software and ERP systems experience
  • Intermediate Excel skills(Pivot Tables 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 financial reports
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships