Senior Accountant - Newport Beach, CA in Newport Beach, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    3/24/2020
  • Job ID:
    SENIO59565

Job Description

Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Senior Accountant. 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 you're an experienced Accountant and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Senior Accountant your typical day may involve:

  • This position is responsible for the accounting close of business units and subsidiaries, including financial statement analytics and tie-out.
  • Additionally, this position will be responsible for journal entry review and approval of specific transactions and peer review work of an Accountant II.
  • Analyze data and perform reconciliation of accounts.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a deadline driven fast paced environment.
  • Prepare entries, reports and analyses used in the financial close process.
  • Participate in projects, which include but are not limited to process improvement, automation, and procedure documentation.
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent work experience
  • 3 or more years of financial and/or accounting experience
  • Experience working collaboratively in a high growth, matrix environment
  • Intermediate proficiency with MS Word, Excel
  • Executive presence with strong communication and influencing skills (ability to translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences)
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities and leadership potential
  • PeopleSoft experience
  • Strong understanding of Income Statement structure and use