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Senior Accountant - Norfolk, VA in Norfolk at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    2/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    02122018-2

Job Description

Looking to take your accounting career to the next level? This might be the right position for you! This position is with an established company in Norfolk that provides excellent benefits and ample room for internal growth. BS in Accounting or Finance required, CPA is highly preferred.

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
  • Preparing journal entries and monthly account reconciliations
  • Working closely with other functional areas and business management to resolve issues and support achievement of business goals

Required Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, analyze, research, and adjust financial statements for management presentation
  • Review financial indicators and results of operations, variances from budget, and historical results
  • Research technical accounting and financial reporting issues
  • Create relevant work papers, schedules, and reconciliations
  • Assisting with ad hoc financial analysis
  • Assisting with preparation and coordination of year-end audits


Required Skill Set and Education:

  • BS in Finance or Accounting
  • CPA or CPA eligibility highly preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve and manage time properly

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!