Virtual CFO Accountant

Virtual CFOSt. Louis, MO | Hybrid

The VCFO Department of one of the fastest-growing accounting firms in the country is seeking a Virtual CFO Accountant who is motivated to gain hands-on accounting and financial experience, excited to collaborate and passionate about providing meaningful client interaction. This individual will have a direct impact on our firm’s mission of serving as a catalyst for those striving to achieve their highest potential. 

With an emphasis on handling and managing accounting transactions for clients, you will have the opportunity to help businesses transition their accounting processes to cloud-based platforms for real-time, instant access to financials to help them run their business. From accounts receivable, payable and payroll preparation to inventory analysis and monthly financial statements, this position is responsible for the accounting efforts of multiple clients in a variety of industries. 


What You’ll Do: 

  • Assist in transitioning clients to cloud-based platforms
  • Handle the day-to-day accounting transactions for clients; including bill pay, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll preparation
  • Complete monthly bank reconciliations
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and closing of general ledger
  • Maintain fixed asset schedules and the chart of accounts
  • Provide timely, accurate and complete reports on the financial condition of the firm’s clients, including analysis of results
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system and a system of controls over accounting transactions
  • Offer financial advice and solutions to help clients succeed
  • Be a key part of a team that is continually evolving in policy, procedures, technology advancement and delivering exceptional client experience
  • Prepare client sales tax returns, year-end 1099 returns and property tax declarations
  • Serve as a first-line representative of the firm with clients, vendors, business partners and other Anders service lines and niches
  • Continually work towards ensuring compliance while meeting client goals
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What We’re Looking For:  

  • Ability to work independently with expanding duties and responsibilities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills  
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Client service-focused with the ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Forward thinker who is open to new ideas and a desire to try new technologies and processes
  • Advanced QuickBooks or QuickBooks Online experience
  • Familiarity with cloud-based software applications
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word  
  • Experience with other general ledger packages is a plus

Your Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required  
  • 1-2 years of related experience
  • CPA or CPA Candidate  

Why You’ll Love Working Here:

At Anders, taking care of our employees is a top priority. Our welcoming and collaborative culture will make you feel like a part of the team from day one. From professional development opportunities to benefits that directly impact mental, physical and financial wellness, Anders offers unique incentives that enrich your life and facilitate growth, including our Work Flex program which gives you the opportunity to work at our Chesterfield office, our Downtown St. Louis office, adopt a hybrid approach or even switch between these options as you prefer. Learn more about our full benefit offerings and Work Flex program at our Life at Anders page: 


All applicants for this position must be authorized to work in the United States now and in the future without requiring sponsorship.  


For over 55 years, Anders has delivered full-service accounting, tax, audit and advisory services to growth-oriented companies, organizations and individuals. Every day, our partners and staff serve as a catalyst for those striving to achieve their highest potential and carry this mentality on to our clients and community. Ranked #78 on Accounting Today’s List of Top Accounting Firms and continually named a Top Workplace, Anders is a member firm of LEA Global, one of the largest international associations of independent accounting firms. For more information on Anders, visit and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter: @AndersCPA  

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