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Accounting Manager / Asst. Controller (Midtown) in Atlanta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/3/2019

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    Atlanta, GA
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Updated 2-3-19

A longstanding Vaco Atlanta client (health services provider) has hired us to recruit an Accounting Manager / Asst Controller to join their team. The Accounting Manager / Assistant Controller ($85K-$100K) is responsible for performing a variety of accounting duties including:


  • Assist with the preparation and completion of the monthly reconciliation of balance sheet accounts in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Assist with monthly financial reporting package including maintaining the Company's General Ledger system and related accounts
  • Support the corporate cash management process, including monthly account reconciliations
  • Manage the Accounts Payable process ensuring all respective payments are completed in a timely efficient manner
  • Interface with various company employees to ensure information is properly reflected in the Company's general ledger and financial statements
  • Assist with maintaining compliance with the approved Policies and Procedures and the approved Financial Reporting Guidelines for the company
  • Assist with monthly and year end closings
  • Assist with reports, budget, forecasting and data research
  • Work closely with outside audit firms for financial statement reporting, SOX testing and tax preparation
  • Special projects from time to time to ensure best in class financial reporting and monitoring procedures
  • Assist with administrative tasks and other duties or projects as assigned


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • CPA certification a plus
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in Corporate or general accounting and/or public accounting company experience
  • Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and the ability to apply GAAP to new and existing transactions experience with SOX testing
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to multi task and prioritize deadlines in a fast paced and ever-changing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the capability to work with highly confidential material
  • Ability to interact with all levels of management to communicate opportunities and risks, and able to identify and provide recommendations to improve financial performance
  • Must be self-motivated, proactive, highly detailed and a high energy individual
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel (intermediate plus level required including vLookups and pivot tables), PowerPoint and Word
  • Intermediate to Advanced level Excel skills required