Staff Accountant / Bookkeeper in Tucker, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/23/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tucker, GA
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    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco Atlanta has just received a brand new Accountant / Bookkeeper role for an established accounting firm in Tucker, GA. In this role we are looking for someone who is willing to roll up their sleeves, has a good knowledge of GAAP, Quick Books (or similar small company accounting system) and solid experience with bank and general ledger reconciliations. This role is a temp to perm and pay is $22.50-$27.50 per hour. Apply directly for consideration.

Responsibilities include:

  • Processing invoices from multiple vendors and reconciling purchasing orders to vendor invoices
  • Checking figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes
  • Debiting, crediting, and totaling accounts on computer spreadsheets and databases using specialized accounting software
  • Assist with budget process and investigate budget variances
  • Perform required reconciliations
  • Review all major general ledger accounts for accuracy
  • Set up chart of accounts
  • Assist with Cash Flow calculations and projections
  • Accounts payable and receivable support
  • Assist Controller with financial statement preparation
  • File Sales/Use Tax Returns and Business Property Tax Returns
  • Other duties as assigned


  • A Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration is preferable.
  • 5+ years' experience in bookkeeping and generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Working knowledge of OuickBooks (or similar small company ERP) is preferred and a high proficiency in Microsoft Excel essential.
  • Experience supporting the month-end close including journal entries and reconciliations
  • Proximity to client's location will be considered.