Contract Senior Accountant in Lynnwood, WA at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

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    Lynnwood, WA
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Job Description

Looking for skilled, roll-up-your-sleeves senior level accountants!

Accountants, let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. Our client has an immediate opportunity for an Accountant. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our client has an immediate opportunity for a contract Senior Accountant role located in the Lynnwood area. You will work closely with the CFO and have tons of opportunity for growth and advancement!


  • Maintain close schedule & timely monthly, quarterly, and annual closes
  • Oversee all accounting (AR, AP, Revenue Recognition)
  • Routine reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • Preparation of journal entries
  • Fixed asset tracking
  • Maintenance of accessible and documented paper records system
  • Maintenance of accessible and secure virtual records
  • Manage purchasing process and expenses
  • Support annual budgeting and actual vs. budget analyses
  • Support annual financial and periodic tax audits
  • General ledger analysis - to identify anomalies or areas for improvement
  • Ensure accounts reasonably reflect activity and GAAP standards
  • Support and/or lead annual and periodic budgeting
  • Maintain cash forecast


  • 5-6 years accounting experience
  • Highly proficient in Excel
  • Strong communication skills - able to describe complex accounting transactions and their impact on financial statements.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and technical accounting skills
  • Self Starter, detailed, well organized, and committed to continuous improvement
  • Ability to work under pressure and deal effectively with a variety of people

As a premier talent & solutions firm, Vaco connects people to their dream jobs and helps leading companies find talent to grow their businesses. There's no way your resume can fully sum you up. Humans aren't meant to be filtered by keywords! That's why Vaco is here.

Whether you're used to running a company from the corner office, or you're just starting out, let us show you the difference Vaco can make at every stage of your career journey.

Apply today if this is a good fit for you!