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Staff Accountant - VA Beach in Norfolk, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk, VA
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/25/2018
  • Job ID:
    01252018-2

Job Description

Currently seeking a Staff Accountant with at least 1-2 years of experience in the accounting field (espeically in an accounting position). CPAs and CPA candidates are highly preferred but not neccessary. Bachelor's in accounting or finance is a major plus. Heavy general ledger background and advanced Excel skills highly preferred as well (i.e. pivot tables and VLOOKUPs). As a staff accountant will play an integral role in accurately preparing our client's accounting records and performance.

As a Staff Accountant your typical day may involve:

  • Performing assigned monthly, quarterly, and annual general ledger closing processes
  • Assisting in the development of financial statements and reports
  • Reviewing and explaining variances to budget/forecast and to previous reporting periods on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis
  • Working closely with other functional areas and business management to resolve issues and support achievement of business goals
  • Handling Month-end activities and creating journal entries
  • Performing GL and account reconciliation and analysis
  • Handling bank reconciliation and daily bank updates
  • Posting monthly accrual journal entries, fixed assets and depreciation

Accountants, don't get lost in the numbers! Our client has an immediate opportunity for Senior Accountants and Staff Accountants. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!