Staff Accountant in Atlanta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/1/2020

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    Atlanta, GA
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    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco is currently in search of a strong Staff Accountant to join the A&F team of a great client of ours in Atlanta.

This role is designed to support the accounting department with Accounts Payable, month end close duties, audit, account reconciliations and ad hoc projects.

This is a contract role with the potential for permanent conversion. The target pay range is $20-$25/hour and if converted, will be $50k yearly.

Job Duties

  • Ensure that all financial information is recorded in accordance with GAAP and Federal and State regulations and consistent with established Company policy and procedures
  • Prepare and enter daily and month end journal entries and assess variance analysis
  • Prepare cash and general ledger account reconciliations in a timely and accurate manner to include performing detailed research and analysis of differences in the accounts
  • Prepare financial reporting, budgeting/forecasting, and analysis for senior management
  • Research and analyze trend results
  • Process Accounts Payable
  • Leader in month end close process
  • Involvement in special ad hoc projects as needed
  • Maintain sensitive and confidential information
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, the ability to work in team-driven environment, but also be able to work independently to complete daily expectations

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel; proficiency with a major ERP system
  • Strong critical thinking skills, using logic and reasoning to identify alternative solutions to problems
  • Strong organizational and communication skills required
  • Detailed oriented, proactive, and able to set priorities
  • Flexible, adaptable, and hands-on; a self-starter who takes initiative
  • Ability to manage deadlines and customer satisfaction