Contract Staff Accountant in Roswell, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/9/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Roswell, GA
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco Atlanta is seeking a Staff Accountant on a contract basis for a client of ours in the Roswell area. The position is responsible for fundamental accounting duties requiring an understanding of accounting principles. This is contract is indefinite and the target pay range is $25-$30/hour

Job Duties:

  • Prepare basic, standard journal entries to the general ledger, including recurring journal entries; post basic entries upon approval
  • Perform other data entry functions into various databases and sub-systems
  • Maintain general ledger and subsidiary ledger accounts
  • Ensure all invoices, check requests, expenses and bills have been properly authorized and backup detail is supplied to support charge
  • Audit expense reports to ensure proper coding of expenses and adherence to the stated travel policy and procedures
  • Process petty cash requests and record deposits into cash account
  • Research and resolve basic questions related to general ledger items
  • Assist with special projects as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting with 1+ years' experience required
  • Proactive, organized and detail oriented person who can work independently with minimal supervision
  • Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Experience with SAP; good Excel skills
  • Team player who demonstrates enthusiasm in attitude and approach
  • Self-motivated individual with high degree of responsibility including confidentiality, sense of urgency, and accountability
  • Possess strong problem solving skills, be flexible to meet workload, and have a positive attitude.