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Senior Accountant in Gardena, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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    Gardena, CA
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Job Description

Are you looking to join a company where you are not just a number? Vaco is working with a start-up company to fill a temporary Senior Staff Accountant job in the South Bay near Gardena. This position is open due to rapid growth and they are looking for that right personality and skillset match to help contribute to their expanding team. This company prides themselves on understanding their clients and is a place where you can truly add value. The qualified candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and a minimum of two years of accounting experience.

Responsibilities :

  • Assist with financial statement preparation on a monthly basis for management
  • Analyze and reconcile general ledger accounts
  • Prepare adjusting, expense, accrual and prepaid journal entries
  • Assisted with processing accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions
  • Generate billing invoices on a biweekly basis
  • Review and enter contracts in general ledger
  • Create and analyze monthly variance reports
  • Export data to Excel and utilize pivot tables and v lookups to manipulate large data sets


  • A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, working towards MBA or CPA is preferred
  • Minimum of two years of accounting experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Excel skills including pivot tables, v lookups and SUMIF functions
  • SAP or QuickBooks experience is a major plus