Staff Accountant in Phoenix, AZ at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you looking to join a large rapidly growing company that will provide you with an opportunity to learn and grow your accounting career?

Our client is a nationally recognized broker-dealer specializing in financial services, investing and PSP investments, and they are seeking a Staff Accountant to join their team! This role will have a wide-range of responsibilities including month end close, general ledger accounting, reconciliations and variance analysis.


  • Prepares monthly business unit reporting that evaluates actual results as compared to budget.
  • Month-end close: reviews and/or prepares monthly journal entries, account reconciliations, prepaids and accruals.
  • Assesses the accounting impact of various business initiatives through detailed understanding of revenue and cost drivers.
  • Assists in the company's forecasting, budgeting, and long-term planning processes to include weekly flashes, monthly reporting, annual planning / budgeting.
  • Assists with implementation of new tools and systems.
  • Helps to improve current accounting processes through process improvement and/or automation
  • Develops and maintains excellent relationships with colleagues across business units / departments to foster an effective cross functional working environment and collaborative spirit.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting
  • CPA a plus
  • 2+ years' experience in a full cycle accounting role

Local candidates only. Please submit resumes in Word format.