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Controller - Director of Accounting - Accounting Director in Seattle, WA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    8 to 14 years
  • Date Posted:
    5/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    CONTR69309

Job Description

Controller - Assistant Controller - Accounting Director - Accounting Manager - CPA - C.P.A. - Certified Public Accountant - Big 4 - Big Four - Audit - Assurance - GAAP - CMA - Start-up

If you are a high performer with a blend of Big 4 and private industry experience who desires to work for an exciting software company, please read on!

Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for highly talented accounting leaders. Our clients have immediate opportunities for Director and Controller level accountants. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition. Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job - promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with insights about trends in accounting - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you are an experienced accountant, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

What you need:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, economics or business
  • CPA preferred
  • 8+ years of relevant work experience in private company and Big 4 accounting firm
  • Experience with SOX Controls highly preferred
  • Detail-oriented, team player with proven success working in a fast-paced, fluid environment, and possess high level of technical skills
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal & written, including technical accounting documentation
  • Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor.
  • Work Location: All candidates must be located in the Greater Seattle area and able to perform job duties located in downtown Seattle.

What you'll be doing - You will:

  • Manage all components of the General Ledger, including preparation and review of journal entries, account reconciliation, monthly closes, quarterly closes and year-end audits, and Sarbanes Oxley compliance
  • Partner with business managers from the various product lines to solve financial issues
  • Research and analyze accounting policies to ensure they are properly and consistently applied
  • Prepare monthly consolidated financial statements and other reports for review by CFO
  • Prepare and update internal control and process documentation
  • Assist in the implementation of internal control procedures and changes
  • Manage annual financial statement audit and process
  • Work on special projects, including business combinations
  • Manage 401(k) audit and compliance
  • Stock Option management and accounting
  • Cash / treasury management, including managing debt facility, daily cash movements and cash forecasting

So, if you are a high performer with a blend of Big 4 and private industry experience who wants a team assisting in your career search, please apply now!

Job Requirements

- Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, economics or business • CPA preferred • 8+ years of relevant work experience in private company and Big 4 accounting firm • Experience with SOX Controls highly preferred • Detail-oriented, team player with proven success working in a fast-paced, fluid environment, and possess high level of technical skills • Strong communication skills, both verbal & written, including technical accounting documentation • Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor. • Work Location: All candidates must be located in the Greater Seattle area and able to perform job duties located in downtown Seattle.