Randstad Senior Accountant in Woburn, Massachusetts

Senior Accountant

job details:

  • location:Woburn, MA

  • salary:$75,000 - $85,000 per year

  • date posted:Monday, August 6, 2018

  • experience:4 Years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:437817

  • questions:781-229-2288.

job description

Senior Accountant

job summary:

Excellent opportunity to join a talented and growing team tasked with building the foundation of an established, yet fast growing company. Relaxed culture with team atmosphere.

location: Woburn, Massachusetts

job type: Permanent

salary: $75,000 - 85,000 per year

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 4 Years


Provide accounting and analytical support to the Accounting/Finance department. Play a key role in weekly and month end accounting close process.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare a variety of journal entries, reconcile balance sheet accounts as well as perform several variance analyses.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and planning ability.

  • Ability to manage, reconcile and maintain inter-company balance between several companies.

  • Work closely with finance and other depts to ensure the transactions are accurately recorded in the G/L

  • Liaise with the field operations and other internal departments to answer questions and provide supporting documentation

  • Participate in the development and completion of special projects

  • Able to create and maintain strong relationships with business partners

  • Knowledge of and ability to successfully apply accounting principles, practices and internal controls

  • Assist with enhancing accounting processes, controls, systems and developing improved reporting of accounting results

  • Assist in the annual audit process with external auditors

  • Highly motivated, flexible, quality focused, team player with strong organizational skills

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and meet tight weekly and monthly deadlines


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting and at least 3 years of relevant experience

  • Detail-oriented with understanding of business and financial concepts and accounting

  • Requires strong system experience

  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups, pivot tables, etc.

  • Self motivated individual with a passion for learning

skills: Month-End Close

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