Junior Accountant (Contract to Hire / Immediate Need / $45K) in Alpharetta at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/25/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:

Job Description

Updated 9-25-20

Vaco Atlanta is searching for a junior accountant (contract to hire - immediate interview and start) for a technology company we work with located in Alpharetta. Pay is targeted at $40K - $45K and again the need is immediate with the potential to turn permanent in 3-4 months

  • Preparation of financial statements and processing of journal entries
  • Balance sheet reconciliation
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assisting with month end close and reporting
  • General Account Receivable Duties
  • Prepare and submit client invoices
  • Code, post and deposit client payments
  • Monitor AR Aging for past due invoices (including follow up collection procedures)
  • Assist clients with billing inquiries and invoice adjustments if necessary
  • General Accounts Payable Duties
  • Review, verify and process vendor invoices
  • Sort, code and enter invoices into Deltek Vision Accounting Software
  • Analyze discrepancies and follow up where necessary
  • Maintain vendor files
  • General Support Functions
  • Assist with employee expense reporting
  • Perform filing and general finance administrative tasks


  • 1+ years of Corporate Accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including advanced MS Excel required (client will test proficiency in Excel)
  • Proficiency with Dynamics GP (aka Great Plains) Software a big plus
  • Demonstrated proficiency with ERP systems
  • Availability to work with less than 1 week notice