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Senior General Ledger Accountant - VA Beach in Virginia Beach, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Looking for an accountant with a strong skill set and ample experience with general ledger accounts. The ideal candidate is detail oriented, able to see the big picture, and has worked with one if not multiple ERPs.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining and overseeing accounts payable and receivables
  • Preparing and analyzing financial statements and reports
  • Complying with and having ample knowledge of GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles)
  • Ability to assist accounting managers in preparing documents, interpreting financial information, and creating statements
  • Assisting with internal or external audits and tax preparation
  • Maintaining account balances and bank statements
  • Month end, quarter end, and year end close processes


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance highly preferred
  • CPA or CPA candidacy highly preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills - pivot tables and VLOOKUPS
  • Advanced knowledge of GAAP
  • Advanced knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting laws/standards

Accountants, working with Vaco gives you an advantage over your competition through relationships with the human resources manager and hiring managers directly. We are currently looking to fill our client's Staff Accountant position and we want to hear from you! Think of us as an advocate who will promote your strengths and prepare you for your interviews supplying you with key info on our client.

Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting and you want to partner with the best, apply today!