Staff Accountant

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Location
Cambridge, MA
Salary
$60,000 - $70,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jan 08, 2019
Job ID
2649682

The Staff Accountant will play a key role in supporting the Accounting and Financial Planning and Analysis functions of the company.
The Staff Accountant will support all aspects of general ledger accounting, monthly close, Sarbanes-Oxley and financial planning & analysis.
  • General Ledger: Prepare account reconciliations and assist in monthly closing process.
  • Accounts Payable: Manage Accounts payable process, including coding and input of invoices and processing payments. Analyze transactions for 1099 tax reporting purposes.
  • Reporting: Support the internal reporting process on a monthly basis.
  • Planning & Financial Analysis: support the budget, planning and financial analyses function as needed.
  • Other: Other ad hoc support and analyses as needed
  • Support Sarbanes-Oxley compliance as needed
  • Support the SEC Reporting process
  • Assist in preparations for the annual audit and quarterly reviews.
REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or other related financial discipline
  • 1-3 years of experience in an accounting or finance function
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Capacity to learn quickly and execute accurately
  • Microsoft Excel and Word skills (creating spreadsheets and using advanced formulas such as pivot tables, VLookup, etc)
  • Exceptional organizational, problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to communicate with people at all levels at the Company.
Advantageous but Not Required
  • Experience with Intacct
  • Familiarity with Budget and Financial Planning Tools
  • Experience working at a Big 4 or second tier public accounting firm (RSM, BDO, Etc.)
  • Experience in a company that has foreign subsidiaries