Role details

Accountant - General Ledger

Boston   •   USD50,000 - USD60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Want to learn how to use SAP?
  • Want a long-term, stable opportunity?

About Our Client

Family Owned Food Manufacturing Company located in Boston, MA.

Job Description

  • 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 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.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business.
  • 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.
  • Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Manufacturing/ Distribution experience desirable, in a small to medium size company.

What's on Offer

The chance to work in a friendly, family-owned working environment, learn new software and develop your career. If you are interested, please apply below.

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