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Accounting Manager

FORVIS | Executive Search - Lynchburg, VA, United States

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We are seeking an Accounting Manager in the Lynchburg, VA area. This opportunity offers a hybrid (remote & office) working environment. This Accounting Manager applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports.



 Must be located in Lynchburg, VA or able to fully relocate to the area (relocation can be provided).

 Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; or 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license required. (Exceptions: please apply if you are almost about to complete your CPA, must be at least 50% completed - two passed exams).



 Supervises and manages work for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable

 Maintains, reconciles, and analyzes general ledger account balances and prepares analysis schedules

 Prepares monthly management reports analyzing company trends

 Reviews all general ledger entries for payroll expenses and liabilities

 Serves as the primary back up for processing payroll

 Reviews and analyzes financial statements for accuracy, budget variances, and unusual trends and assists in reporting to management

 Coordinates the annual budget process

 Assists with month-end and year end close process and financial statement preparation

 Assists with daily corporate cash management activities

 Assists and provides support for external audits

 Assists with management questions concerning financial results

 Coordinates benefit related audits, 401k and workers compensation

 Completes routine and special accounting projects and assignments



 Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

 Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and governmental regulations.

 Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

 Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, co-workers, customers, and vendors.

 Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume will be needed.

 Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

 Proficient computer skills with a solid understanding of Microsoft office, especially spreadsheets and reporting tools.


Posted On: Monday, May 23, 2022

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