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Financial Accountant - Norfolk, VA in Norfolk, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk, VA
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    2 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:
    4/13/2018
  • Job ID:
    04132018-1

Job Description

Financial Accountant - Norfolk, VA- $50k - $70k

Seeking a motivated and skilled accounting professional to join the financial reporting team of a prestigious manufacturing company in Norfolk, VA. Must have at least 2 years of experience and ample knowledge of general accounting practices. The ideal candidate for this position can work well under time constraints, must have excellent organizational skills, and work well both individually as well as in a team. This individual will report to the Manager of Financial Reporting.

Responsibilities:

-Monthly management reporting package including consolidated financial statements and commentary on underlying reasons for company's performance

-Quarterly financial reporting consolidation and supplemental schedules

-Actively working and engaged in month end close process for corporate center and coordination with other locations, including journal entries and account reconciliations, and companywide consolidation

-Assist with the analysis of company and product line results including the engagement with business units leadership to gain an understanding of underlying reasons for financial results

-Coordinate with business analytics departments to ensure consistency of financial reporting, financial performance measurements, and key performance indicators

-Contribute to development of solutions of identified inconsistencies and identification of best practices

-Participate in execution of all phases of midyear review and year-end external audit process, including technical research, footnote disclosures, and audited financial statement preparation in accordance with IFRS

-Contribute to development of companywide financial policies and procedures with internal controls

-Assist with administration of companywide financial reporting software

Qualifications:

-BS in Accounting or related field required

-2-5 years of experience in general accounting, public accounting experience highly preferred

-CPA or CMA certification highly preferred

-Knowledge of US GAAP required

-Knowledge of IFRS and income tax reporting basis preferred

-Microsoft Office proficiency, especially Excel (pivot tables, V LOOKUPs) required, Data analysis experience and knowledge of SAP and Hyperion is a plus

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