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Senior Accountant in Kennesaw at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/13/2019

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Job Description

Vaco Atlanta has just been hired to find our client, located in Kennesaw, a Senior Accountant to oversee our client's general ledger and accounting operations. The Senior Accountant will perform general accounting work for the company including fixed assets and accruals, as well as P&L and month-end closing. This role pays $85K-$100K (depending on experience) and the location is fantastic for many accountants in our area. Please apply for immediate consideration.

Job Duties

  • Review fixed assets accounts and invoices and prepare adjusting and correcting journal entries if needed
  • Record fixed assets data in fixed assets module
  • Reconcile fixed assets subsidiary ledger to General Ledger and explain discrepancies
  • Analyze General Ledger accounts, reports, financial statements and assist with month-end close work
  • Calculate monthly depreciation expense and prepare journal entries
  • Process disposals of fixed assets
  • Prepare audit schedules and assist with both internal and external audit
  • Review, research, and resolve discrepancies between the accounting records and the physical inventory
  • Reconcile specific general ledger accounts
  • Perform other duties and special projects as assigned by supervisor
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field of study


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or similar field is required
  • Master's in accounting and CPA or CPA track is preferred
  • 4+ years of full-time work experience in financial analysis, business administration, general accounting, cost accounting, economic analysis, systems analysis, or related area
  • Knowledge of IFRS relating to fixed asset and lease accounting
  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy, making and keeping commitments, and meeting deadlines
  • A minimum of 1 year of related accounting experience and GAAP background
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong computer skills, especially in Excel (intermediate to advance)
  • Experience with Oracle or any other ERP system a plus
  • Requires good communication skills, both verbal and written and must be able to interact with internal and external clients and various levels of management