Software & Accounting Consultant in Memphis, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/12/2020

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Job Description

Software & Accounting Consultant


Unique role working with Small to Mid-Market business clients in the Mid-South area as an outsourced accounting professional and software consultant.

As a software consultant you will:
* Assist business owners with initial software setup.
* Provide training to use the product effectively to manage a business.
* Perform data analysis and data file cleanup.
* Develop improvement plans of accounting processes to increase work efficiency.
* Year-end preparation of client data for tax preparation.
* Generate reliable reporting to help manage their business.

As outsource accounting resource you will:
* Work with business owners at the Controller or CFO level.
* Perform or assist with monthly/quarterly financial closing duties (reconciliations, financial assessment).
* Support compliance reporting (sales tax, payroll, and gross receipts tax).
* Provide insight into business performance and opportunities for improvement.

Key Requirements
* 2-5 years of experience as a consultant or accounting practitioner utilizing accounting software (QuickBooks, Sage, CCH, etc.)
* Knowledge of QuickBooks software preferred with a commitment to becoming ProAdvisor within the first 3-4 months.
* Ability to work with a variety of clients and on a wide range of business needs, multi-tasking skills are essential.
* Must be able to meet deadlines with minimum management directions.
* Self-starter with a high degree of initiative.
* Solid communication, training, and listening skills.
* Good understanding of financial reporting, accounting best practices, and accounting cycles.
* College degree preferred.

Compensation and Benefits
* Compensation commensurate with experience
* Health & Life Insurance
* 401(k) Plan
* Cafeteria Plan