Staff Accountant in Seattle at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Seattle
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 6 years
  • Date Posted:
    9/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    STAFF47491

Job Description

Accountant - Staff Accountant - Senior Accountant - CPA


Looking for a new opportunity? Hoping to leverage your experience to take on a new challenge? Talented accounting professionals with public accounting experience who desire take your career to the next level, please read on!


Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for highly talented accountants. Our clients have immediate opportunities for Staff Accountant positions. 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 insights about trends in finance - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you are an experienced finance professional, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!


What you need:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, economics or business
  • CPA preferred
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience required
  • Understanding of US GAAP
  • Reporting and GL experience
  • Strong planning and organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Detail-oriented, team player with proven success working in a fast-paced, fluid environment, and possess high level of technical skills
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal & written, including technical accounting documentation
  • Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor.
  • Work Location: All candidates must be located in the Greater Seattle area and able to perform job duties located in Bellevue.

What you'll be doing - You will:

  • Prepare consolidated financial statements by gathering and analyzing information from the general ledger system
  • Provide monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reporting
  • Analyze monthly financials and provide variance analysis
  • Reconciliations of bank and general ledger
  • Assist in other accounting functions; A/R, A/P and Payroll
  • Prepare monthly journal entries to assist with month end close

So, if you are a high performer who wants a team assisting in your career search, please apply now!

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, economics or business CPA preferred 2+ years of relevant work experience required Understanding of US GAAP Reporting and GL experience Strong planning and organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks Detail-oriented, team player with proven success working in a fast-paced, fluid environment, and possess high level of technical skills Strong communication skills, both verbal & written, including technical accounting documentation Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor. Work Location: All candidates must be located in the Greater Seattle area and able to perform job duties located in Bellevue.