General Ledger Accountant in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/29/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/29/2020
  • Job ID:
    GENER28452

Job Description

Are STABILITY and WORK-LIFE BALANCE two of your core career values? Let Vaco be your advocate for this opportunity to get your foot in the door with a company that will present future growth opportunities. In this position you will work to ensure the integrity of the company's financial performance and assist in special projects. The ideal candidate displays initiative, critical thinking skills, attention to detail, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform multiple reconciliations each month to ensure the integrity of the general ledger and accuracy of information
  • Post monthly entries and assist in month-end closing procedures
  • Serve as an accounting liaison between different departments and other staff
  • Participate in the development of financial analysis and ad hoc reporting
  • Assist in developing process improvements, system management, and special projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 2-4+ years general ledger accounting experience, public accounting experience is preferred
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP
  • Advanced Excel skills and ability to learn new technologies
  • Superb communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to comprehend instructions and work independently as well as on a team