Senior Accountant Consultant – Revenue Team in San Diego, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

Job Snapshot

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    San Diego, CA
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Senior Accountant Consultant - Revenue Team

*6-12 month contract*

Who is Vaco:

It's more, What does Vaco mean? Vaco means To Free Yourself. At Vaco, it is our responsibility to match you with a role that fits with your priorities, strengths, and career potential. Vaco gives 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.

Who You Are:

Strong Senior Accountant/Manager level candidates - this opportunity is for you! Our client is looking for your unique skillset to add to their growing team. You will be working amongst a great group of leaders who truly care about your well-being!

  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance or Business
  • 5+ years of corporate accounting and/or public accounting experience. Corporate accounting experience strongly preferred from a mid-sized or large, publicly traded company environment.
  • Strong experience with corporate accounting in accordance with US GAAP and experience with key month-end close responsibilities. Revenue accounting experience would be very helpful but is not required (can be taught).
  • Strong Excel experience and attention to detail required
  • Strong communication and business partnering skills required; comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Oracle experience preferred (Clients primary ERP system); experience with Rev Stream system would be ideal - but neither required

Want to know what you will be doing?

As a Senior Accountant your typical day may involve:

  • Assist with revenue accounting related to our clients new product offering
  • Partner with Revenue Accounting leaders and the Business Managers to understand how revenue from this new offering will be recorded (per ASC 606) and prepare related journal entries
  • Prepare, properly support, document and record related Journal Entries
  • Perform large reconciliations in Excel to reconcile cash activity between banks, insurance providers, payment processors and customers. Will likely be working with large amounts of data in Excel to manage reconciliations.
  • Depending on experience, consultants may also assist with special projects outside of month-end close accounting responsibilities


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 you're looking to leave your current role and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a consultant, you will be offered great work-life balance, ever-changing environments, overtime pay, and exposure to different teams and industries in San Diego. These opportunities will move fast and have the potential to turn into permanent positions.

* Your mission, should you choose to accept it...Please apply with your resume if you have the requisite qualifications and are interested in hearing more!