Accountant in Richmond at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Richmond
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 to 10 years
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2019
  • Job ID:
    ACCOU12108

Job Description

Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for experienced professionals. Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview. If you are an experienced Accounting Manager, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Job Responsibilities

As an Interim Accountant, you will direct financial activities month-end close, reporting, and variance analysis.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies and procedures and ensuring internal controls are maintained within the accounting department
  • Serving as liaison during the annual external audit
  • Preparing or directing preparation of financial statements, business activity reports, financial position forecasts, annual budgets, or reports required by third parties
  • Supporting special projects and preparing ad-hoc analysis and reports

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or eligible/persuing
  • 3+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Previous experience performing or managing an audit
  • Extensive knowledge of technical accounting matters including GAAP, revenue recognition, Sarbanes-Oxley and SEC reporting
  • Both public company and industry experience a plus