Senior Staff Accountant, Columbus OH, $70-75k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

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    Columbus, OH
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    3 to 6 years
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Job Description

Vaco Columbus is currently working with a growing company located in Columbus, OH to help fill an open Senior Accountant position. The Senior Accountant is responsible for financial account analysis, month-end closing, research and reconciliation of material financial statement accounts, and recording monthly journal entries into the general ledger system. Additionally the Senior Accountant will help ensure adequate internal controls, policies, and procedures are in place to ensure compliance and work closely with senior management on due diligence for potential Mergers and Acquisitions!

Job Responsibilities:
In this role, the Senior Accountant will be utilizing technical accounting expertise to provide the following support:
* Ensure accuracy of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and compliance to internal policies
* Month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing
* Quarterly balance sheet and P & L Fluctuation Analysis
* Manage Fixed Assets
* Balance sheet accounts reconciliations
* Assist in the preparation of personal property, sales and use tax and franchise tax returns

The successful candidate for this Senior Accountant position will have:
* Bachelor's degree in Accounting. CPA is a plus.
* Strong technical accounting background.
* At least three - five years general ledger accounting experience, public accounting experience strongly preferred
* Strong Excel skills
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills
* Strong organizational / time management skills
* Team player and have ability to work independently
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including ability to interact effectively with all levels throughout Company organization

Please note, this summary serves and provides the key areas of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties.

If this Senior Accountant position sounds like what you're looking for as the next step in your career, please apply today and I'll reach out with more information!