Accounting Manager in Carlsbad, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/4/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
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    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Accounting Manager

About Vaco: Vaco provides expert consulting, permanent placement, executive search, and strategic staffing for companies around the world, in the areas of accounting, finance, operations, administration and more. As a premier talent solutions firm, Vaco connects people to their dream jobs and helps leading companies find talent to grow their business.

About the Opportunity:

Come join a growing renewable energy company with a global presence in in North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. They are focused on reducing greenhouse gas emissions through the production of clean energy.


  • Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting department
  • Monthly IFRS and US GAAP financial reporting, including preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and other management reports/ad hoc reports
  • Develop a monthly review process to ensure adequate review of all account reconciliations.
  • Setting up the procedures and managing the process of month-end closing. Supporting the process as necessary including preparation of journal entries, technically challenging accounting transactions
  • Assist in FP&A - budgeting and monthly full-year forecasts, including manage the process, compile, and consolidate, analyze, and prepare management reports
  • Implement and maintain financial reporting processes


  • Bachelors in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of public accounting experience and 2+ years of industry corporate accounting experience
  • Strong US GAAP GL accounting, month-end close and operational accounting experience
  • A problem solver, with a great attitude and strong business partnering skills
  • Very strong leadership, mentorship and interpersonal skills (working with different levels, cultures and personalities
  • CPA preferred
  • Construction or renewable industry experience is a big plus, but not a requirement.
  • Any experience with Microsoft Dynamics 360 is a big plus (system was recently implemented)

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