Staff Accountant - Gallatin, TN in Gallatin, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/26/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Gallatin, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/26/2020
  • Job ID:
    STAFF13655

Job Description


Vaco has partnered with a top company in town that is in search of an entry-level Staff Accountant. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1-2 years experience as an accountant, accounting experience with Fixed Assets/Depreciation, and software experience using Microsoft Dynamics (Great Plains), along with intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist in the preparation and posting of accounting entries to produce accurate and timely financial statements and budgets.
  • Monthly reconciliations and documentation of balance sheet accounts via Excel and BlackLine.
  • Analyze information by developing spreadsheet reports and ultimately verify that information.
  • Work closely with the other departments in tracking project costs in comparison to their budgeted projections and communicate discrepancies if needed.

Ideal Skill Requirements:

  • Strong Excel skills are a must.
  • 1-2 years minimum accounting experience.
  • Fixed asset accounting and Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) experience would be ideal, but not required.
  • Proficient knowledge of U.S. GAAP.
  • Success in the organization will depend on strong analytical, organizational and time management skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy while maintaining the ability to prioritize and facilitate cross-functional projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Self-motivated with ability to grow in the position and handle increased responsibilities.