Staff Accountant - High growth opportunity! in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/8/2019

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Job Description

A well-known Los Angeles restaurant company is searching for a polished Staff Accountant to add to their team. This position is all about learning and development within the company. The ideal Staff Accountant is professionally hungry with a bright mind and great energy. The company is looking for applicants who are looking to be groomed and eventually become leaders within the company. If you have this spark, then this is just for you! Please read more below to see if you could be a perfect match for this Staff Accountant role.

What you need for this Staff Accountant role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business (Accounting preferred)
  • 1-4+ years of accounting experience
  • Strong Excel
  • Retail or Restaurant preferred but not required
  • Exposure to accounting systems
  • Knowledge of sub ledgers and integration into accounting/enterprise systems is helpful
  • High energy attitude
  • Desire to learn and move up and around the company in finance related areas
  • Excellent communication skills

What you will be doing in this Staff Accountant role - You will:

  • Analyze and maintain company GL for accuracy of revenue and cost allocation
  • Assist with GL, AP, AR, Fixed Assets, and Month-End Cycles
  • Assist Controller on special projects
  • Prepare monthly financial statements and journal entries
  • Prepare and review monthly accruals for accuracy
  • Analyze balance sheet and prepare support schedules and account reconciliations
  • Prepare a reconciliation between the GL and all subsidiary ledgers
  • Prepare reporting packages and annual budget package
  • Communicate important operational activities and the related impact on financial statements with executive team during business reviews
  • Prepare and analyze income statement and balance sheet schedules for semi-annual audits and stand-alone audits

What's in this Staff Accountant role for you?

  • Ability to work remotely 1 day a week
  • Summer Fridays (leave after lunch on Fridays)
  • Small tight-knit team that lends itself to exposure to all aspects of accounting
  • Company takes good care of people and their careers
  • Reports to a Controller we know well
  • Direct interaction with the CFO

So, if you are a shining star looking for a place where your flame can burn brighter, then this opportunity is for you! Please apply to this Staff Accountant role ASAP, so that we can have a conversation.