Staff Accountant - Westside - $60K-$65K + bonus + options in Santa Monica, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

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Job Description

Staff Accountant - Month-End Close - GL - General Ledger - AP - A/P - A.P. - AR - A/R - A.R. - Payroll - Billing

Are you a Staff Accountant who is looking to join a dynamic startup? Are you also looking for the opportunity to refine your technical capabilities in a public company working under an active CPA? If so, then we have a great Staff Accountant opportunity for you.

A Westside public startup is looking for a Staff Accountant to join their team in a newly created position to accommodate for their continued growth. The Staff Accountant will need to be willing to be hands on, wear many hats, and will be responsible for AP, AR, billing, payroll, and assisting with month-end close and the GL. The Staff Accountant should be capable of taking on a variety of tasks, and be able to make recommendations. This Staff Accountant will be the right-hand woman or man to the Accounting Manager that we recently placed. Sound like you? If so, please read the full job description below and apply or forward to someone that may be a good fit!

What do you need for this Staff Accountant role?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and Finance
  • 1-4 years of accounting experience
  • Capable of being flexible and take initiative
  • Motivated to learn and help in all areas when needed

What will you do for this Staff Accountant role?

  • Process full cycle AP
  • Employee credit card expense reconciliations and international debit cards
  • Update cash balances in the general ledger
  • Prepare payroll
  • Employee expense reporting and reimbursement
  • Prepare and submit monthly and quarterly billing
  • Manage government grant and contract reporting requirements
  • Prepare journal entries and assist in month end account reconciliations
  • 1099 and 1042 reporting
  • Contract management

What's in this Staff Accountant role for you?

  • Opportunity to work for a startup and gain broad exposure and learning
  • Product makes a meaningful impact
  • Stock options
  • Gain knowledge in all areas of accounting
  • Reports to someone we placed who is an active CPA
  • Role can be tailored to suit someone's growth desires

So, if you are a junior accounting professional ready to be exposed to a tremendous amount of learning then this Staff Accountant role is for you! Please submit your resume today and someone will reach out to speak further!