Staff Accountant, Public Company in Carlsbad, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/8/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/8/2020
  • Job ID:
    STAFF41278

Job Description

Staff Accountants, working with Vaco gives you an advantage over your competition through relationships with the hiring managers directly. Our publicly-traded pharmaceutical client is looking to add a Staff Accountant to their team, and we'd love to work with you! This is a high-performing team and company experiencing massive amounts of growth and success. It's an exciting time to get involved!

The ideal candidate for this role has a public accounting background and/or public company accounting experience and is looking for the next growth step in their career. As a Staff Accountant, you will play an integral role in accurately preparing the organization's accounting records and performance. You will be responsible for a variety of general accounting functions as well as providing accounting support for senior staff as needed.

Staff Accountant responsibilities:

  • Handling month-end activities and creating journal entries
  • Performing GL and account reconciliation and analysis
  • Coordinating with regions to get their financial results, combining and consolidating
  • Analyzing inventory, reconciling balance sheet, and creating reports
  • Handling bank reconciliation and daily bank updates
  • Posting monthly accrual journal entries, fixed assets and depreciation
  • Financial reporting, preparing supporting schedules, and analyzing data

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Accountancy
  • CPA (preferred, not required)
  • 1-3 years public accounting and/or public company experience (preferred)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong communication skills