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Staff Accountant in Midtown Atlanta at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/5/2018
  • Job ID:
    JC04052018

Job Description

A long-standing client of ours located in the Midtown Atlanta area is currently seeking a Staff Accountant to join their growing organization. The ideal candidate will be someone who has the potential to think and learn quickly while applying principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports for general ledger. Other critical functions of the role are outlined below.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Preparing a variety of monthly reports, audits and financial reviews in support of the Accounting Department
  • Understanding and implementing accounting systems and accounting control procedures
  • Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital and prepares the balance sheet, profit, and loss statements, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected company financial positions for other managers
  • Executes month end close ensuring that all entries have been completed, all reports tie out to general ledger and reports are reviewed prior to distribution of financial statements
  • Prepares monthly reconciliation and analysis of assigned balance sheet accounts
  • Assists with monthly field audits and prepares field audit reports as directed by supervisor
  • Assists with Treasury functions including book transfers, payroll funding, etc.
  • Audits contracts and vouchers and prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to settlement

‚ÄčEducation/Experience Required:

  • Requires BS/BA degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Business, from an accredited four-year college or university
  • Two - three years of accounting experience
  • Proficiency with MS Excel + Access
  • Must maintain proficiency in company sponsored training and certifications as required
  • Experience with Workday preferred