Staff Accountant in Mission Viejo, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/21/2020

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Job Description

Accountants, working with Vaco gives you an advantage over your competition through relationships with the human resources manager and hiring managers directly. We are currently looking to fill our client's Staff Accountant position and we want to hear from you! Think of us as an advocate who will promote your strengths and prepare you for your interviews supplying you with key info on our client. Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Staff Accountant, you will perform a full spectrum of financial and accounting assignments and related analysis. The Staff Accountant assists with month-end close, accounting research and reconciliation, ad-hoc analysis and other projects. The person needs to have a good working knowledge of GAAP and assists in ensuring that the principles are being practiced consistently in all responsible areas.

Staff Accountant responsibilities:

  • GL account reconciliations, general ledger expense analysis and various journal entries
  • Assist with the accuracy and timeliness of financial reporting
  • Respond to Accounting Manager/ VP of Accounting questions and requests
  • Various treasury functions
  • Review AR analysis and reports
  • Assist in review of AP and vendor reconciliations
  • Perform Bank reconciliations
  • Calculate incentives
  • Review 1099s and property returns
  • Other assigned duties


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • 3+ year experience for Staff Accountant
  • 3+ years' experience bank reconciliations / treasury functions / cash management
  • Knowledge of finance and accounting including GAAP
  • Microsoft Office proficiency and proficient in MS Excel skills