Staff Accountant in Nashville, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/23/2020

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    Nashville, TN
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Job Description

In this role our client's Staff Accountants are responsible for general accounting functions including financial reporting of practice operations and support of practice management. Accountants maintain multiple general ledgers and prepare monthly journal entries, analyses and account reconciliations as required to accurately close the monthly fiscal period.

In addition to the duties described in the primary job description Staff Accountants have responsibilities which include:

  • Prepare detailed monthly actual to budget variance reports to support practice management in the review of monthly operating performance.
  • Prepare monthly reports for key indicators and statistics.
  • Assist practice management, as needed with financial information requests and questions
  • Distribute monthly reports to appropriate practice management personnel.
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations for all Balance sheet accounts, including documentation to support all balances.
  • Participate in development and detailed review of annual operating budgets and performance projections
  • Respond to requests for information from Corporate, Internal Audit and other internal management.
  • Maintain strictest confidentiality to ensure that privileged and / or proprietary information is adequately safeguarded against disclosure


The knowledge, skills and abilities we seek include:

  • Knowledge of accounting theory, principles and practices sufficient to identify and describe accounting systems and sub-systems
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Knowledge of the financial accounting process
  • Working Knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Effective organizational skills including the ability to work independently and consistently achieve reporting deadlines
  • Ability to analyze financial reports
  • Ability to prepare statistical and narrative accounting reports