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Senior Accountant in Farmington Hills, MI at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

If you are a highly motivated Senior Accountant with at least 3-5 years' of general ledger accounting or public accounting experience, please read on! This is a great opportunity at a well-respected organization that is looking for an Accounting professional who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced atmosphere.

As a Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for assisting with month-end close as well as the external financial reporting process.

What you need for this Senior Accountant Role:

  • Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA is a plus
  • At least 3-5 years' of general ledger or public accounting experience in a fast-paced environment
  • A deep understanding of US GAAP accounting and financial processes
  • Ability to adapt to/effect change, and welcome new challenges
  • Must have strong attention to details
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Oracle/Peoplesoft/SAP ERP experience is highly preferred
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, and able to work with all levels of the organization
  • A problem solver and team player, strong ability to multi-task and work independently with minimum supervision

What you will be doing in this Senior Accountant Role:

  • Assisting with the month-end close process, preparing journal entries and reconciliations for balance sheet and income statement accounts
  • Preparing bank reconciliations
  • Preparing monthly variance & flux analysis
  • Assisting in the preparation of the annual consolidated financials
  • Liaising with External and Internal Auditors in planning and reviewing the annual and interim audit process to ensure financial statements are in compliance with US GAAP
  • Preparing ad hoc accounting reports and assisting with various projects as assigned
  • Assisting with process documentation and improvement (particularly with regards to the accounting/reporting systems)

What's in it for you?:

  • Beautiful office
  • Excellent mentors who are Active CPA's and will tailor their management style to how you learn most effectively
  • Opportunity for growth through upwards mobility as well as opportunities to obtain exposure to different facets of the business
  • Learning and development focused - the sky is the limit provided you have an interest in learning more
  • Generous 401K matching + a 10% annual bonus

So if you are a motivated Senior Accountant with at least 3-5 years of solid general ledger or public accounting experience, please apply now!