Assistant Controller in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/19/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/19/2020
  • Job ID:
    ASSIS14499

Job Description

Accountants, if you are needing a change of pace and want to go work for an exciting, fun and growing company, apply here! Our client has an immediate opportunity for an Assistant Controller. You aren't going to want to miss out on this incredible chance to be an integral part of the company's accounting team and work directly with the CFO. Help them continue to lead in their market as one of Birmingham's Best Places to work and apply to come on board. Let Vaco serve as your advocate in their process. During this time of disrupt in the market, there is no stopping this company from moving forward!

As an Assistant Controller, you will work directly with the CFO assisting with financial reporting, financial analysis, leadership of staff and the annual audit. In this role you will also have a wide variety of tasks and projects, so you'll never be bored!

Assistant Controller Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring transactions are properly classified in the general ledger
  • Preparing and/or reviewing reconciliations of various general ledger accounts and ensuring timely follow-up of reconciling items
  • Supporting the CFO in the preparation of recurring and ad hoc analyses and information requests
  • Researching, analyzing, and resolving questions from business unit managers relating to financial transactions including revenues, expenses and capital expenditures
  • Preparing and reviewing financial statements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • A minimum of 2 years of accounting experience (public accounting experience preferred)
  • Extremely proficient in Excel
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team