Staff Accountant - Consumer Products in Los Angeles Metro Area at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you an up and coming Accountant with a strong desire to learn and grow with a company? Do you have accounting experience and looking to expand upon your skill set? If you are on the track to stardom and the above describes you then we have a great Staff Accountant opportunity for you that you must read about below!

A West Los Angeles consumer products company is searching for a sharp Staff Accountant to add to their team. This position is all about learning and development within the company. The ideal Staff Accountant is professionally hungry with a bright mind and great energy. The company is looking for recent college graduates who are CPA candidates who are looking to be groomed and eventually become leaders within the company. If you have this spark, then this is just for you! Please read more below to see if you could be a perfect match for this Staff Accountant role.

What you need for this Staff Accountant role:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • 2+ years experience preferred
  • Exposure to accounting systems
  • Knowledge of sub ledgers and integration into accounting/enterprise systems is helpful
  • High energy attitude
  • Desire to learn and move up and around the company in finance related areas
  • Excellent communication skills

What you will be doing in this Staff Accountant role - You will:

  • Analyze and maintain company GL for accuracy of revenue and cost allocation
  • Assist Controller on special projects
  • Prepare monthly financial statements and journal entries
  • Prepare and review monthly accruals for accuracy
  • Prepare cash distributions to partners
  • Analyze balance sheet and prepare support schedules and account reconciliations
  • Prepare a reconciliation between the GL and all subsidiary ledgers
  • Prepare reporting packages and annual budget package
  • Reconcile and settle intercompany balances
  • Communicate important operational activities and the related impact on financial statements with executive team during business reviews
  • Prepare and analyze income statement and balance sheet schedules for semi-annual audits and stand-alone audits

What's in this Staff Accountant role for you?

  • Exposure to fun aspects of accounting (i.e. sales analysis)
  • High-growth private equity owned consumer products company
  • Flexible hours
  • Small tight-knit team within a public company lends itself to exposure to all aspects of accounting
  • Company takes good care of people and their careers
  • Reports to a Manager we know well

So if you are a shining star looking for a place where your flame can burn brighter, than this opportunity is for you! Please apply to this Staff Accountant role ASAP, so that we can have a conversation.