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Staff Accountant in Los Angeles, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

If you're looking for work as a full-time Staff Accountant, this terrific Manufacturing company might have a job for you. Vaco is seeking a Staff Accountant to join a thriving, fast-paced company located near Downtown Los Angeles. The ideal candidate for this position can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. If you're looking for work where you will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes, this role might be right for you. This is a position you will thrive in, if you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.


  • Manage intercompany reconciliation, billings, and transactions
  • Participate in various department-wide initiatives
  • Assist in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation
  • Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
  • Analyze and coordinate a variety of financial data, and report it in a useful and understandable manner
  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP
  • Maintain fixed asset ledgers, depreciation, and reconciliation
  • Manage schedules for monthly payments and capital lease
  • Conduct month end close and compose journal entries with minimal supervision
  • Regularly maintain and reconcile journal entries
  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as requested
  • Compose analyses for income statements and monthly balance sheets for management reporting


  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
  • Bank reconciliations experience
  • Strong familiarity with journal entries
  • Knowledge of fixed assets
  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment
  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities