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Senior Accountant - Richmond, VA - $55k-$60k in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/12/2018

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Job Description

Vaco Financial specializes in the permanent placement of accounting and finance professionals of all levels and industries. We have a team of experienced accounting professionals on staff that makes it their responsibility to educate you on the market, present you with job opportunities to explore, and ensure that the right decision is made regarding your future career. We pride ourselves in providing you with a professional and confidential search. Please visit our website at to see a sample of the positions we are currently recruiting for.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant for a stable, reputable company in Richmond, VA. This position is open as a result of a retirement and it will report directly to the Controller and work closely with a team of 6 in accounting and finance. It is a very collaborative and close knit team and this person will have the expsoure to a broad range of responsibilities and special projects. The team also enjoys very good work/life balance with very little overtime.


  • Preparation and analysis of the detailed internal monthly reporting package
  • Assist in monthly preparation of financial statements
  • Perform analysis of key performance indicators and variances
  • Engage in the more critical and complex aspects of accounting and conduct technical research to assist with GAAP compliance
  • Preparation of detailed balance sheet, income statement and cash flow information for budget and forecasts
  • Assist with internal controls and improving processes
  • Perform general ledger analysis, prepare reconciliations and journal entries
  • Assist with special projects


  • BS in Accounting or Finance
  • 2+ years of corporate accounting
  • Strong technical accounting and financial reporting skills
  • Strong system skills including MS Excel

Our client offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401k and PTO.

Please email your resume in MS Word to cvanschaften at for review and consideration.