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Senior Accountant in El Segundo, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Seeking a Senior Accountant in the Corporate Accounting Department. The position will report to the Accounting Manager and will be focused on ensuring the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions into the accounting system.

POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Perform detailed financial statement analysis including budget to actual, trend and period over period reporting
* Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with company policies and procedures
* Perform technical accounting research and prepare memoranda to support accounting positions
* Prepare monthly reconciliations of assigned accounts
* Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close activities
* Establish and monitor the implementation and ongoing adherence and improvement of accounting control procedures and documentation
* Participate in the financial audit and preparation of required audit support schedules
* Ad hoc projects as needed

DESIRED PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

* B.S./B.A. in Accounting, Business or Finance
* 3 - 5 years of stet in public accounting (Big 4 or national firm) and private industry
* CPA preferred
* Familiarity with Great Plains (Microsoft GP Dynamics)
* Must be detailed, highly organized and possess the ability to prioritize with good time management
* Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Intermediate MS Excel, Word and Outlook required
* Must be able to multi-task without sacrificing quality of work