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Junior Accountant in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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Job Description

Vaco is looking for an ambitious Junior Accountant to provide support for our client's finance department by managing daily accounting tasks. You will be part of a team of professionals working to maintain order and transparency in their financials.

Processing accounts payable, reconciling balance sheet accounts, cost allocation, preparing financial statements and reporting are a large part of the junior accountant's day to day work. The ideal candidate will be well versed in accounting principles, able to work comfortably with little supervision, and pay close attention to details.

The goal is to contribute to the overall efficiency and accuracy of the department and help the company be fully aware of its financial condition.

Responsibilities include:

  • Post and process journal entries
  • Update accounts receivable and post cash receipts
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Assist in the preparation for financial statements according to GAAP & legal requirements
  • Assist with the reviewing of expenses as assigned
  • Assist with the preparation of reports as assigned
  • Assist Controller with month end and yearly closing

Candidates interested in applying must have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and at least a year of accounting experience.