Vertical Careers, Inc.

Accounting Manager OR Senior Accountant for a growing Healthcare company

Vertical Careers, Inc. - Little Tokyo, CA

Accounting Manager OR Senior Accountant

Our client is a well established and respected Vision Care group who's business office is  located near downtown L.A. Since the 1990’s, in addition to expanding their specialties and services, they have grown to include seven locations. They are looking to add an Accounting Manager or Senior Accountant to their growing Accounting team.

The Senior Accountant is primarily responsible for supporting the Controller in a variety of accounting functions, including monthly and quarterly close; general ledger account analysis; preparation of journal entries and account reconciliations; balance sheet and income statement analysis; compliance with US GAAP, assist with external audits, design, implementation, and/or improvement of processes and internal controls; and other ad-hoc projects as necessary.

The best candidate for this position will possess working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and strong financial analysis skills. An outstanding senior accountant should also possess strong Excel skills, be detail-oriented, highly organized, and able to work with little to no supervision and perform under pressure.


  • Handles the financial processing of transactions, daily bookkeeping, record keeping, and financial reporting
  • Responsible for working with outside auditors and tax accountants
  • Oversees Accounts Payable
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and account reconciliations as part of the monthly close process, including accruals, adjustments, and reversing journal entries
  • Assisting with preparing and monitoring budgets
  • Maintaining and reconciling balance sheet and general ledger accounts
  • Assisting with annual audit preparations
  • Investigating and resolving audit findings, account discrepancies, and issues of non-compliance
  • Analyze financial statements and document variance analyses
  • Assist Controller with daily accounting duties as well as month-end close



  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting is required
  • GAAP knowledge required
  • 3+ years accounting experience preferred for Senior Accountant
  • 5+ years accounting experience preferred for Accounting Manager 
  • Public accounting and/or healthcare industry experience is preferred
  • CPA is preferred
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Excel
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with a high sense of urgency
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work extended hours during critical periods
  • Able to work independently as well as collaboratively with a team


Posted On: Friday, August 6, 2021
Compensation: Market Salary DOE + Bonus

Position Contact
Eva Chiu
Managing Partner| Executive Search
(626) 608-5228,

Eva Chiu has 20 years of specialized staffing and recruitment expertise. Eva is known for her energy, enthusiasm and passion for connecting the right people with the right opportunities whereby helping you "Step Up in the World!" Her dedication to providing the highest quality service to both clients and candidates is one of her strongest attributes. Prior to Vertical Careers, Eva spent nearly 10 years with one of the nation’s largest specialized staffing firms first, as an account manager, and then as an executive recruiter specializing in accounting and finance professionals, achieving numerous accolades, including:

  • Superstars 2003, 2004 (Account Manager)
  • Superstars 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2010 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Rookie of the Year 2005 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Southern California Executive Recruiter of The Year 2006
  • Platinum Club 2006, 2008 & 2010 (Top 5%)
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