Posted: Saturday, April 8, 2017 3:25 AM
OverviewOur client, an Investment Firm in Boston, is seeking a Staff Accountant to join their team. The candidate must be flexible and able to proactively take on new responsibilities. The position will also be responsible for application of new accounting pronouncements as well as presenting conclusions to other members of the Finance team.RESPONSIBILITIES:Prepares journal entries, account reconciliations and performs control activities to ensure accuracy, completeness, and adherence to GAAP and ensures deadlines are met.Keeps detailed information in support of all entries. Ensures books and records are complete, accurate and maintained in accordance with generally acceptable accounting principles and all state and federal regulatory requirements.Prepares financial variance analysis on their assigned budgets which includes interfacing with other department heads.Prepares work papers for, and interfaces with, external financial auditors.Manage needs analysis and implementation for a new accounting platform.Prepare and support all aspects of annual external audits.Manage Accounts Receivable and Payable.Perform quarterly reconciliations and book closing to support financial reporting.Process semi-monthly payroll and 401(k) contributions.QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelora€ (TM) s degree in Accounting or Finance.3-5+ years of experience in accounting and finance.Strong knowledge in Microsoft Excel.CPA designation.LOCATION/ COMPENSATION:Boston, MA$60-$65K.
• Location: Boston
• Post ID: 39005877 boston