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Accounting Manager-Internal Audit & Special Projects



Accounting & Finance
Birmingham, AL, USA
Posted on Monday, June 10, 2024

Accounting Manager-Internal Audit & Special Projects POST NUMBER: 413632

Birmingham, AL, US On-Site
June 9th, 2024
$ 90000.00 - 110000.00 yearly
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This role is a unique mix of auditing internal controls and operational processes and efficiencies. Our client is looking for an up-and-coming audit professional to take charge of the Department. It's likely the ideal candidate would be either a current senior or supervisor external auditor in public accounting, or a strong internal audit senior/manager with an array of experience. This position has historically been utilized as an internal growth position, developing talent for the future of the Company.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Ability to lead all audit activities for the Company (i.e., operational, internal controls, and external audit relationships)
  • Present findings to Executive Management and Audit Committee at least quarterly in an effective manner
  • A bias for obtaining results
  • Deep understanding of major business processes
  • Strong technical internal audit skills, including IT audit skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to interact comfortably with Senior/Executive level management and Board Members
  • Ability to build strong relationships with auditees
  • Ability to quickly assimilate relevant information in unfamiliar situations
  • Superior analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent listening, verbal, written and presentation communication skills
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Passion to help improve operations continuously
  • Sound judgment and ability to act independently
  • Manage and grow a talented team of professionals, utilizing outside experts as necessary
  • Performs all other duties as directed

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • BA/BS in Accounting or similar business area required. MBA/MACC preferred
  • 3-4 years of public accounting audit experience or 4-6 years of strong internal audit experience
  • CPA and/or CIA is preferred, but not required

Vaco values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.

EEO Notice

Vaco is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race (including but not limited to traits historically associated with race such as hair texture and hair style), color, sex (includes pregnancy or related conditions), religion or creed, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, status as a veteran, union membership, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, or any other protected characteristics as required by federal, state or local law.

Vaco LLC and its parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Vaco LLC and its parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact HR@vaco.com .

Vaco also wants all applicants to know their rights that workplace discrimination is illegal.

By submitting to this position, you agree that you will be giving Vaco the exclusive right to present your as a candidate for the foregoing employment opportunity. You further agree that you have represented information about yourself accurately and have not affirmatively misrepresented your qualifications. You also agree to maintain as confidential, to the fullest extent permitted by law, any information you learn from Vaco about the position and you will limit disclosure of information about the position only to the extent necessary to perform any obligations in furtherance of your application. In exchange, Vaco agrees to exercise reasonable efforts to represent you through all solicitation, job screening and resume dispersal.

Privacy Notice

Vaco LLC and its parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries (“we,” “our,” or “Vaco”) respects your privacy and are committed to providing transparent notice of our policies.

  • California residents may access Vaco’s HR Notice at Collection for California Applicants and Employees here.
  • Virginia residents may access our state specific policies here.
  • Residents of all other states may access our policies here.
  • Canadian residents may access our policies in English here and in French here.
  • Residents of countries governed by GDPR may access our policies here.

Pay Transparency Notice

Determining compensation for this role (and others) at Vaco depends upon a wide array of factors including but not limited to:

  • the individual’s skill sets, experience and training;
  • licensure and certification requirements;
  • office location and other geographic considerations;
  • other business and organizational needs.

With that said, as required by local law, Vaco believes that the following salary range referenced above reasonably estimates the base compensation for an individual hired into this position in geographies that require salary range disclosure. The individual may also be eligible for discretionary bonuses.

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