Senior Accountant

Boston, MA

Posted: 08/22/2019 Employment Type: Permanent Specialty: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 175285 Pay Rate: $105,000

Are you highly motivate and detailed? Are you looking to expand your abilities to fast-paced organization? A leading management consulting firm seeks a Senior Accountant to join their bright and passionate team! Moreover, this is an exciting and new opportunity for a self-proclaimed go-getter looking for a vigorous and innovative environment to make an immediate impact.

Responsibilities:
  • Prepare filings with taxing authorities and related payment requests, and prepare and monitor responses to tax notices
  • Calculate withholding taxes at the investor level and related receivables and prepare Forms 1042 and 1099 for timely payments and filings
  • Examine portfolio company data for quarterly and annual valuation reporting of the investment holdings
  • Facilitate annual audits and tax return preparation
  • Prepare quarterly and ad-hoc reporting to investors and management
  • Manage External SharePoint site to facilitate review by independent auditors and tax professionals
  • Create periodic reporting for management
  • Analyze and summarize investment transactions and activity

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • At least 3 years in financial services industry or public accounting firm
  • Exposure to working with partnership accounting and/or taxation
  • Knowledge of basic partnership accounting
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft software, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and SharePoint
  • Aptitude to multi-task, take initiative, work independently, and use creative problem-solving skills
  • Enthusiastic, dynamic, organized, analytical and collaborative
  • Capacity to create and maintain a team spirit and harmonious working relationship 

Nice to Haves:
  • CPA or similar accreditation 
  • Advanced degree in Accounting, Business or Taxation
  • Experience with private equity or alternative investment funds
  • Involvement with tax reporting of funds and individuals
  • Knowledge of basic partnership tax reporting, individual tax matters and investor reporting
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with intellectual curiosity to identify issues and create proposed solutions
  • Ability to think outside of the routine and to create new ways to better serve external an internal stakeholder
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Working knowledge of Investran software package

Job ID: 175285

Please note, our client is only considering local candidates currently. Thank you!

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