GL Accountant (to $70K in Peachtree City) in Peachtree City, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/14/2020

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Job Description

Vaco is working with a longstanding client that continues to grow in Peachtree City, GA to find an experienced General Ledger Accountant. We have placed many candidates at this company. There is flexibility, promotional opportunities, work-life balance and more; the Accounting management team is terrific. Targeted salary for this role is $60K-$70K. Please apply for immediate consideration.

JOB DUTIES:

  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
  • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
  • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
  • Provide technical support and advice on Management accountant
  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures
  • Manage accounting assistants and bookkeepers
  • Participate in financial standards-setting and in the forecast process
  • Provide input into the department's goal-setting process
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
  • Assist with tax audits and tax returns
  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  • Plan, assign and review staff's work
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
  • Liaise with our Financial manager and Accounting manager to improve financial procedures


REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2+ years accounting / general ledger experience in a corporate setting supporting the month-end close process
  • Bachelors Degree required with an Accounting concentration preferred
  • Previous experience with a complex ERP system
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Must be customer oriented. This position will communicate with many departments at many levels within the organization