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Seeking Senior Analyst, Technical Accounting! in Dallas, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/22/2018

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Job Description


* CPA with 2-5 years of experience with a public accounting firm, with exposure to SEC reporting and technical accounting research
* Knowledge of US GAAP, combined with the ability to research complex accounting issues
* Experience with complex financial analysis and review
* Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
* SAP and Workiva, experience is a plus, but not required
* Energetic, proactive individual capable of succeeding with minimal supervision
* Flexibility to work outside normal business hours to meet project deadlines

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

The individual in this position will:

* Assist in the research and evaluation of new accounting pronouncements
* Support the implementation of special projects related to Revenue Recognition (ASC 606) and lease accounting (ASC 842)
* Research the accounting for complex transactions and implement conclusions
* Partner with Finance, Accounting, and Legal on key technical accounting issues
* Update and maintain accounting policies for consistency and compliance with US GAAP and SEC requirements
* Partner with all levels of the audit team
* Assist with special projects and other activities as needed including:
o Purchase accounting
o Goodwill and long-lived asset impairment testing
o Complex debt structures
o Pro forma financial statements