Staff Accountant at a Startup in Birmingham, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/10/2020

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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 startup company in Birmingham who is exploding in growth. In this position you will work directly with the Controller and members of the executive team and have a ton of exposure in the work you are doing. The ideal candidate displays initiative, critical thinking skills, and ability to work in an ever changing and growing environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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 with the management of business licenses and permit applications
  • Participate in the development of financial analysis and ad hoc reporting
  • Assist in mergers & acquisition projects


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred
  • 1+ 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