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Senior Accountant - Chesapeake, VA in Chesapeake, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Senior Accountant - Chesapeake, VA

Direct Hire opportunity - pay to $70k

Currently seeking a Senior Accountant with at least 3 years of experience in GL work. This position is responsible for preparing, analyzing, researching, and adjusting financial statements for presentation. The person in this role will create relevant work papers, schedules, and reconciliations. This role is also responsible for reviewing and comprehending financial indicators and results of operations, significant operational statistics, variances from budgets, and historical results. Part of this role entails researching technical accounting and financial reporting issues in addition to assisting with ad hoc financial analysis and projects. This position assists in preparation and coordination of year-end audits.

As a Senior Accountant your typical day may involve:

  • Performing assigned monthly, quarterly, and annual general ledger closing processes
  • Assisting in the development of financial statements and reports
  • Reviewing and explaining variances to budget/forecast and to previous reporting periods on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Working closely with other functional areas and business management to resolve issues and support achievement of business goals


Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an immediate opportunity for Senior Accountants. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!