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Senior Accountant - 3-Month Contract in Norfolk, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

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Job Description

Senior Accountant - 3-Month Contract Role at Prestigious Company - Norfolk - Pay to $20/HR

Role and Responsibilities:

A large and prestigious communications company is seeking a senior accountant for a 3-month contract to assist its accounting team in Norfolk, VA.

The Senior Accountant will focus on general ledger, balance sheet reconciliations, accounting research and issue resolution, month-end close, and provide ad hoc analysis as of financial statements.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform analytical review on selected General Ledger accounts and research unexpected or unusual results.
  • Provide analysis of the composition and validity of account balances.
  • Respond to questions from business units regarding general accounting issues and investigate and resolve GL inconsistencies and assist with certain ad hoc or customized analytics.
  • Ensure accounting procedures are properly documented; maintain strong internal controls.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
  • 3+ years of general ledger experience including balance sheet reconciliations and month-end journal entries.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and strong ability to build rapport with various groups throughout the organization.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task to meet all deadlines, with strong attention to detail.
  • Compliance focus and solid GAAP knowledge.
  • Computer savvy with strong ability with Excel and a large ERP with Peoplesoft and Essbase preferred.

Apply today or call me directly, Barbara Field, Sr Financial Recruiting Manager, 757-213-6969.

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