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Senior Accountant - Financial Services in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/24/2018

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Job Description

Senior Accountant - Sr. Accountant - Senior Staff Accountant - Sr. Staff Accountant - CPA-C.P.A.-Assurance Associate - Audit Associate - Public Accounting - CPA Firm

Do you currently work at a public accounting or CPA firm? Are you looking to use the experience you have gained to take help an emerging company to the next level in your first private sector role? If this describes you then we have the perfect opportunity that aligns with your career goals. Please take a look at the Senior Accountant position below to see if this would be the best match for you!

A Woodland Hills financial services company is looking for a Public Accountant to be the Controller's right person. The Senior Accountant will primarily be responsible for the company's accounting, financial management, and spreadsheet analysis. The strongest candidates for this role will be highly organized team players with excellent communication skills who can thrive in a fast-paced environment. If you are a smart and driven individual who desires to make something grow then you will love this role. Please view the full job description and if it fully speaks please send your resume to us today!

What you need for this Senior Accountant role?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, or Finance
  • Audit background in public accounting (CPA Firm or Internal Audit)
  • CPA preferred
  • Solid understanding of US GAAP, internal controls, and financial analysis
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast, paced startup environment
  • Ability to learn quickly and effective execution skills
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

What you will be doing in this Senior Accountant role - You will:

  • Involvement and integral contributor to the full cycle accounting process for consolidated financial statements
  • Responsible for month end close, account reconciliations, accruals, journal entries, and preparing and maintaining supporting documentation
  • Maintain overall accuracy and integrity of corporate GL, and ensure financial statements are in compliance with GAAP
  • Prepare variance explanations and assist in processing monthly and quarterly distributions to investors
  • Perform reconciliation of company credit cards
  • Help transition to new accounting software
  • Interact with external public audit firm for tax and related filings
  • Assist with the annual audits including the preparation of schedules provided to auditors

What's in this Senior Accountant role for you?

  • Opportunity to work in a high growth environment
  • Opportunity to see the entire business from the ground floor
  • Reports to a Controller that we know well
  • Private Equity backed!

So if you are an experienced Public Accountant who is ready to move on to industry then please send your resume to us ASAP as we would love to speak with you now about this Senior Accountant opportunity!