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Senior Accountant - Norfolk, VA in Norfolk at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/11/2018
  • Job ID:
    07112018-1

Job Description

Senior Accountant - Norfolk, VA
$40,000-$50,000, Direct Hire opportunity

As a Senior Accountant, you will play an integral role in accurately preparing our client's accounting records and performance.

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
  • Participate in audit support for sites involved, including reconciliations and discussion with auditors. Work closely with contract compliance to make sure accounting is in sync with regulatory and audit requirements
  • Bank account reconciliations for assigned sites
  • Review and approval of accounts payable for assigned sites
  • Monthly close process and all related journal entries, lag analysis (if applies), and participation in follow-up monthly operation report meetings
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliation for assigned sites, in particular inter-company reconciliations which are not required for non-regulated entities
  • Tracking of cash and cash settlements as needed for the various regulated entities
  • Ad hoc reporting needs (miscellaneous reconciliations, fluctuation analysis, tax and audit schedules)
  • Completion of unclaimed property follow-up for assigned bank reconciliations


Position Requirements:

  • Bacehlor's in Accounting (or equivalent, such as having a degree in a different area and having taken all basic accounting courses towards a bachelor's degree, having a CPA without an accounting degree, or a Finance degree with a significant amount of accounting courses)
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred
  • 4 years of experience in a computerized accounting environment with strong financial analysis skills is required, experience with healthcare and/or corporate accounting preferred
  • Basic computer skills required, including Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Experience in Oracle financial, AS400 and On-Demand preferred
  • Proficient with ten-key calculator

Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an immediate opportunity for Senior Accountants and Staff 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!