Staff Accountant

  • location: Boston, MA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $50,000 - $60,000 per year
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Staff Accountant

job summary:
Title: Staff Accountant

Summary: Responsible for the maintenance of the general ledger including journal entries and account reconciliation and analysis of activity by performing the following duties.

Primary Duties :

  • Post and reconcile daily cash activities.
  • Responsible for month end journal entries including payroll, accruals, and other expense items.
  • Assist in month end, year-end close, audits.
  • Key member in preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial package including variances and KPI's for management. Prepare first pass at variances that operating management will use to explain performance.
  • Reconcile and managing of trial balance accounts monthly.
  • Assist Controller researching and developing the yearly budget and forecasts.
  • Work with the Assistant Controller and other users to leverage SAP. Strive to use SAP rather than working out of the system.
  • Focus on developing a strong foundation in SAP and good procedures to feed accurate, meaningful data.
  • Perform financial analysis of potential projects, purchases and studies, including pricing and costing.
  • Assist with external audit requirements.
  • Government filing, annual reports, census.
  • Assist in special projects as needed.
Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of general accounting experience.
  • Strong skills, converting data into meaningful information and analysis.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Business focused on quality internal customer service.
  • Demonstrated ability for analytical, self-starter, energetic, personable, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Manufacturing/Distribution experience desirable, in a small to medium size company.
Education and Experience

  • BS/BA degree in finance/accounting a plus, minimum BS/BA degree in business.
Computer Skills

  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft office and Excel. SAP experience in PCA, FICO (assessments, allocations) experience is a plus.
 
location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Permanent
salary: $50,000 - 60,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 6
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 1 Years
 
responsibilities:
Primary Duties :

  • Post and reconcile daily cash activities.
  • Responsible for month end journal entries including payroll, accruals, and other expense items.
  • Assist in month end, year-end close, audits.
  • Key member in preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial package including variances and KPI's for management. Prepare first pass at variances that operating management will use to explain performance.
  • Reconcile and managing of trial balance accounts monthly.
  • Assist Controller researching and developing the yearly budget and forecasts.
  • Work with the Assistant Controller and other users to leverage SAP. Strive to use SAP rather than working out of the system.
  • Focus on developing a strong foundation in SAP and good procedures to feed accurate, meaningful data.
  • Perform financial analysis of potential projects, purchases and studies, including pricing and costing.
  • Assist with external audit requirements.
  • Government filing, annual reports, census.
  • Assist in special projects as needed.
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qualifications:
Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of general accounting experience.
  • Strong skills, converting data into meaningful information and analysis.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Business focused on quality internal customer service.
  • Demonstrated ability for analytical, self-starter, energetic, personable, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Manufacturing/Distribution experience desirable, in a small to medium size company.
To apply please contact Nigel at nigel.butler@randstadusa.com

 
skills: Account Reconciliation, Bank Reconciliations, AP
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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