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Senior Accountant - Manufacturing

Newton   •   USD60,000 - USD85,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Manufacturing Company.
  • CPA Preferred.

About Our Client

The Senior Accountant will work for a Global Manufacturing Company located in Newton, MA.

Job Description

  • Prepare account analyses and reconciliations for balance sheet accounts on a timely basis each month to assure the integrity of the accounting records.
  • Prepare and/or review bank reconciliations. Investigate reconciling items and make adjusting entries as needed.
  • Responsible for preparing standard monthly journal entries and maintain monthly reconciliations and related work papers; will be a key driver in the financial close process
  • Responsible for assisting in the global consolidation process and monthly reporting requirements
  • Continuous communication with the finance team on status of the close process overall and assigned areas of focus with regards to the close process
  • Responsible for assisting in preparation and review of all internal/external financial statements and/or other finance deliverables as requested
  • Key liaison in the year-end audit; will become a main point of contact in the process
  • Partner with Treasury and Tax in projects and reporting requirements as needed
  • Responsible for ensuring financial statements are in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles by reviewing current processes
  • Partner/Assist the Finance Team Managers in identifying and executing process improvements; will be a key point of contact with the FP&A team and the various business analysts
  • Continue to develop technical accounting skills through trainings (internal and external)
  • Become an expert/super user in SAP FMS across functions
  • Various ad-hoc projects as they materialize

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Related Degree.
  • Accounting background required (3-5 years of relevant experience)
  • Public Accounting experience preferred, not required
  • CPA Qualification preferred
  • SAP experience preferred, not required
  • Industry experience preferred, not required
  • Advanced Excel skills required

What's on Offer

The Senior Accountant position offers one the opportunity to grow within a company that is experiencing a new, exciting lease of life. The Senior Accountant will enjoy a competitive base salary, bonus structure, health insurance, eligibility for a 401(K) plan and other additional benefits. If interested in the position, please apply below.