Senior Accounting Analyst in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/13/2020
  • Job ID:
    SENIO36704

Job Description

Are you someone that thrives in a fast paced, growth oriented and entrepreneurial environment? Let Vaco be your advocate for this opportunity to gain experience with a growing Tech company in Birmingham. In this position you will work directly with the VP of Finance and members of the Finance and Accounting teams. The role will do more than just your month end close accounting work. You will provide analysis and help the companies growing operations run smoothly. The ideal candidate displays initiative, problem solving skills, and ability to work in an ever changing and growing environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze financial statements and provide concise explanations for variances
  • Assist with the preparation of journal entries, bank reconciliations, and month-end closing procedures
  • Serve as an accounting liaison between operations and other staff
  • Assist in mergers & acquisition projects
  • Research period over period revenue variances, costs of sales and expense items, and provide explanations for fluctuations

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred
  • 2+ years general ledger accounting experience, fixed assets accounting is a plus
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP
  • Advanced Excel skills and ability to learn new technologies
  • Superb communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to comprehend instructions and work independently as well as on a team