Senior Accountant in Irvine, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Irvine, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/10/2019
  • Job ID:
    SENIO16215

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:

  • Assist month end close
  • Perform balance sheet and income statement analysis
  • Present financial results to senior management
  • Ensure accuracy of accounting entries
  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Monitor receivables
  • Prepare account reconciliations
  • Assist with budgeting and forecasting
  • Assist with inventory observation
  • Research complex accounting transactions
  • Various special projects, as needed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
  • CPA certification preferred but not required
  • 3+ years of professional accounting experience, ideally with some public accounting firm experience
  • Strong GAAP knowledge required
  • SAP experience strongly preferred
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Superb attention to detail, strong organizational skills, and excellent written and communications skills required