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Senior Accountant in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/5/2018
  • Job ID:
    04171987JV1

Job Description

Senior Accountant

Raleigh based company is seeking a strong Senior Accountant to join their growing team. As the Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for daily accounting operations, including preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, and related duties. Our client is looking for someone who has excellent analytical skills and enjoys working in a challenging and fast paced environment to support the company's continued growth and success.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze monthly and annual financial statements and reports on variances
  • Responsible for the general accounting functions and general ledger maintenance
  • Maintain GAAP compliant financial and accounting records on an interim and annual basis
  • Ensure the credibility of the Finance group by providing timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial trends and forecasts
  • Analyze variances and prepare month end account reconciliations ensuring all reconciling items are properly researched and resolved
  • Executes on month end close procedures including the preparation and booking of journal entries
  • Assists in the documentation and monitoring of internal controls
  • Ad Hoc reporting as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Experience:

  • Degree in accounting / finance / business; CPA/CMA and/or MBA preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in accounting, finance, or Public Accounting.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Strong systems experience including experience with a large ERP system