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Senior Accountant in Carlsbad, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/25/2018
  • Job ID:
    VacoSrAcct2018

Job Description

Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an exciting new 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.


An exciting opportunity to become a key member of the Corporate Accounting organization at a global technology company in north county San Diego - exciting industry, fantastic culture, a casual work environment and excellent employee benefits and perks! You will be a key contributor in the month-end close process and the company's financial reporting. Learn from a very experienced team with leaders and teammates who are passionate about their work and encourage a hard-working but collaborate, fun environment.

Successful candidates are self motivated and have strong accounting skills and the ability to think and act independently. This position will require versatility and flexibility to adapt to a variety of different accounting activities in a very dynamic, fast paced environment.


As a Senior Accountant, your typical day may involve:

  • Performing key monthly closing procedures, including journal entries, account reconciliations, variance analysis, and some technical accounting for complex transactions and revenue recognition.
  • Researching and interpreting guidance for various technical accounting topics
  • Working closely with various business units and functional groups to accomplish company objectives
  • Assisting with budget versus actual variance analysis
  • Preparing audit schedules and analyses
  • Assisting with ad hoc projects as needed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or business
  • 3+ years of accounting experience with 2+ years of public accounting experience required
  • Experience auditing or working at a public company
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • CPA preferred

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!

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business
3+ years of accounting experience with 2+ years of public accounting experience required
Experience auditing or working at a public company
Advanced Excel skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
CPA strongly desired