Senior Accountant in Alpharetta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/6/2019

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Job Description

Vaco is seeking a Senior Accountant for a great client in the Alpharetta area. We are seeking CPA track candidates who are critical thinkers and problem solvers. This role is designed to support the accounting effort within a multi-national business. The ideal candidate is already on track to receive their CPA and has a solid background with month-end experience. The position will responsible for various accounting functions to support growing US business. The Senior Accountant will play an integral role in providing schedules for external and internal audits, tax requests, internal reporting, and the close process.

This is a Direct Hire role with a target pay range of $65-$70K.

Job Duties:

  • Manage the monthly, quarterly and annual close process of the Cement BU including Ports companies on a timely and accurate basis, along with providing complete and accurate financial analyses and financial statements
  • Conduct monthly detailed review of Cement and Ports' balance sheets and complete reconciliations, ensuring accurate reflection of account balances
  • Work closely with Cost/Budgeting Director and Accounting Director in order to understand and quantify balance sheet accrual positions pointing out potential risks/opportunities
  • Produce monthly Cement and Ports BU P&L
  • Provide schedules and respond to requests in connection with annual financial audit and tax preparation
  • Complete ad hock requests as they arise from regional and corporate accounting teams.
  • Assist in annual budget
  • Ensure accounting activities comply with company policy and appropriate legal requirements and financial reporting adheres to GAAP
  • Desired Skills and Experience


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 5-7 years in a "hands-on" manufacturing accounting role
  • SAP is a plus
  • Solid attention to detail with a strong level of accuracy
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal & teamwork skills
  • Computer skills including the ability to create and modify accounting, spreadsheet and word-processing files and email at a highly proficient level
  • Strong EXCEL skills
  • Self-motivated with uncompromising work ethic
  • Solid attention to detail with high level of accuracy
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective organizational and time management skills