We're looking for a driven and experienced Accounting Manager to join our tight-knit and collaborative Finance team. In this role you will be charged with developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements as well as overseeing the payroll function. In this capacity you will manage a small team of accounting specialists in the execution of daily tasks such as monthly, quarterly and annual G/L closings including preparing and entering journal entries, fixed asset tracking and account reconciliations to ensure that all accounting functions are carried out in a timely and thorough manner. As an experienced Accounting professional, you will manage a variety of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, financial reporting and year-end audit preparation. Our ideal candidate is extremely detail oriented, enjoys working in a high volume & fast paced environment with an emphasis on accuracy and timeliness, displays a high aptitude for effectively prioritizing and solving problems and is comfortable being a hands-on player/ coach in a small team of people who like to do things right.
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Why join us? We at Vista Higher Learning are proud to say that we’re not just another publisher. We’re the leading specialized language publisher for U.S. and Canadian higher education and secondary school markets whose first-hand knowledge of languages and diverse cultures sets us apart from other publishers. We’re passionate about developing educational materials that incorporate authenticity and culture. We bring a fresh new approach to teaching languages by integrating technology, design, content, and pedagogy to make learning easier, more practical, and more rewarding. With current programs in Spanish, French, Italian and German Vista Higher Learning is committed to helping people communicate across languages and cultures.
Our benefits package includes life/health/dental/vision insurance, 401(k), educational assistance, commuter pass subsidies, PTO and paid holidays. Plus we offer all sorts of fun perks such as monthly chair massages, company lunches, onsite cardio, and strength training classes and much more!
Vista Higher Learning is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, physical or mental disability, and/or protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.