• Location
    Sacramento, California
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Senior Accountant

Accountant Job in Sacramento, CA

Our client is a distribution company hiring for a Accountant in downtown Sacramento, California.  You will be part of a small team, reporting to the CFO. There is opportunity for this position to promote to an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller. Remote/hybrid schedules are possible.

To qualify for this position, candidates must have 5 years of accounting experience, with ideally some exposure to inventory. Prior public accounting experience is a nice plus. The company is steadily growing, both locally and nationally. The client is offering a strong salary + bonus, great benefits, and a casual work environment.



·        Assist with month-end close process

·        Process accounts receivable, billing, accounts payable and payroll

·        Lead monthly reconciliation process

·        Prepare journal entries

·        Prepare bank reconciliations

·        Preparation of financial statements

·        Analyzes accounting records, including financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to standards defined within the department.

·        Uses systems for the maintenance of financial records, making use of current technologies.

·        Assist with annual audits and budget forecasts

·        Develop and assist in implementing accounting procedures to increase efficiency

·        Strong working knowledge of GAAP

·        Additional ad hoc projects as assigned


Education Requirement:

·        Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or Business

·        MBA or Masters degree a nice plus


Experience Requirement:

·        5 + years of current and directly related accounting experience

·        Experience in the distribution type environment highly desired

·        Prior public accounting experience a nice plus

·        Strong Excel skills

·        Ability to create and define procedures


Pay Rate: 75-90K/year

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm - 40 hours a week

Employment Type: Direct Hire/Permanent


If this accountant job in Sacramento, CA sounds like one that interests you, apply now! For immediate consideration for this role, or any other accounting and finance roles in Sacramento please apply online and send your resume in a Word document to


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