TELECOMMUTE – Boston, MA
Premier management consulting firm in Boston consistently ranked as one of the top companies to work for in the US is looking for a Staff Accountant with a Bachelors degree in Accounting and 1-2 years of experience to join their team!
Job Title:Staff Accountant
Industry:Multi-billion in revenue, global consulting firm. Consistently ranked as a top 10 place to work in the US
BS in Accounting
1-2 years of accounting experience
Larger, global company experience
Info on role:Will be part of the global accounting team reporting to the Senior Manager, Accounting who is a terrific Big 4 CPA. Will offer a strong career path
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Under general supervision, perform standard accounting functions such as general ledger maintenance, reconciliation, and posting. Gather financial and operating data and assists in preparation of reconciliations, management reports and financial statements.
Reconcile various accounts including accounts receivable, investments and deferred compensation
Accumulate, journalize, and report on worldwide financial information, including accounts receivable, client expenses and investments
Review assigned balance sheet and related income statement accounts for accuracy
Propose monthly journal entries for US and Worldwide offices for both efinance (soon to be SAP) and Investran as related to revenue, investments, etc.
Prepare detailed audit schedules for interim and year-end reviews by independent auditors
Represent the company as a highly visible customer service representative, both internally and externally (i.e. inquiries from alumni, international controllers, investment contacts & ISG, staff, etc.)
Draft documentation of procedures and recommendations for process improvements
Administer accounting for investment K1s, investment reserves
Perform other duties and projects as assigned by Manager
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
1-2 years of progressive accounting experience
Knowledge of computer information systems used in financial and/or accounting applications
Ability to effectively communicate accounting information, policies and/ or procedures in a manner easily understood
Knowledge of computer information systems used in financial and/ or accounting applications
Excellent written communication skills in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections
Flexible and adaptable to change
Preferred but not required:
CPA or CPA in process
SAP S/4HANA Cloud
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