Senior Corporate Accountant in Sandy Springs, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/27/2020

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Job Description

Senior Accountant

The Senior Accountant is an experienced senior level professional in the area of GL accounting operations. The successful candidate will ensure proper application of all accounting practices and procedures, and work closely with other team members providing timely and accurate financial information for the company.

Job Duties

  • Collect, compile, analyze, and verify financial data to ensure integrity of accounting records. Investigate and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Ensure timely execution and review of month-end and quarter-end close activities, including but not limited to account reconciliation, analysis, and reporting of all financial statements.
  • Perform detailed review of general ledger accounts and prepares/posts journal entries, as well as monthly balance sheet reconciliations and proper analysis, reconciliation, and reporting.
  • Preparation of management reporting decks with the ability to provide insight and analysis on performance trends.
  • Identify, recommend, and implement process improvements to increase team efficiency and accuracy of routine reporting, as well as reduce close process timelines.
  • Assist with special project and ad hoc requests.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Minimum 2 years Accounting experience
  • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, financial statements and reports, and ledgers and journals
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to review and analyze the moderately complex accounting information
    • Ability to identify, research and resolve moderately complex accounting issues
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient in using accounting ERP or related systems

Job Requirements

2-5yrs experience; Accounting Degree Required; CPA or CPA Track; Strong GAAP; Advanced MS Excel skillset.