Senior Accountant

Metro West, MA

Posted: 08/29/2019 Employment Type: Permanent Specialty: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 175349 Pay Rate: $95,000

Are you highly motivated and detailed? Are you looking to expand your abilities to fast-paced organization? A media firm seeks a Senior Accountant to support the preparation of monthly financial statement package in compliance with GAAP requirements. 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:
  • Assist with the year-end audit
  • Manage all tax reporting and responsibilities
  • Translate and consolidate foreign entities trial balances
  • Prepare financial statements for our foreign entities in foreign currencies
  • Consolidation of financial statements from multiple entities
  • Concoct miscellaneous journal entries, supporting schedules and other analysis as part of the monthly reporting package
  • Support in the month end reconciliation of various balance sheet accounts
  • Ensure compliance with revenue recognition
  • Work to streamline, automate, and continuously improve processes and internal controls to build sustainable financial systems
  • Respond promptly to customer, vendor, and internal requests
  • Develop and improve accounting policies and procedures

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Accounting
  • 2 to 5 years of experience in public accounting
  • Background in drafting financial statements
  • Familiarity with foreign entity translation
  • Advanced skills in Excel
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Exercise sound judgment in handling confidential information and follow ethical standards
  • Seek efficiencies and improvements for existing processes
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to convey financial concepts and implications to non-accountants

Nice to Haves:
  • Intacct accounting system knowledge 
  • Competence to multi-task, take initiative, work independently, and use creative problem-solving skills
  • Enthusiastic, dynamic, organized, analytical and collaborative
  • Capability to create and maintain a team spirit and harmonious working relationship

Job ID: 175349

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

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