Senior Accountant

Provision People

Senior Accountant

Cambridge, MA
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    <p><strong>Summary:</strong><br /></p><p>Our award winning client is currently seeking an experienced Accountant who can multitask and be a contributor to a growing organization. Great opportunity to expand skill set beyond accounting and finance and into other administrative functions. This role will be involved in a variety of functions including but not limited to, general ledger accounting and reconciliations, month-end close, accounts payable, financial reporting, budgeting, audit and ad hoc projects.</p><p>We are seeking a motivated team-oriented individual who possesses solid corporate accounting experience and superb interpersonal skills. This individual will interact with our clients’ London, Jersey and Geneva offices regularly. Sun system experience is a plus. <br /></p><p><strong>Responsibilities:</strong><br /></p><ul><li>Complete month end close process, including preparing journal entries, supporting work papers and monthly account reconciliations and roll forwards</li><li>Prepare quarterly shared cost allocations and generate invoices </li><li>Prepare monthly financial statement package for review</li><li>Submit numbers to European offices in a timely manner to meet all deadlines</li><li>Update monthly cash forecasting files</li><li>Assist with the accounts payable process </li><li>Manage annual 1099 reporting </li><li>Manage the expense reporting and monthly SVB corporate credit card reconciliation process to ensure compliance with company policy and IRS regulations</li><li>Assist with year-end audit process</li><li>Assist with tax compliance</li><li>Assist in annual budgeting process<br /></li></ul><p><strong>Required Skills and Experience:</strong><br /></p><ul><li>Public accounting OR a staff accountant experience with a CPA in private industry or a Senior Accountant that has progressed to this level in private industry</li><li>2 - 5 years of total accounting experience (5 years max)</li><li>A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance</li><li>Public accounting experience/CPA is a big plus</li><li>Detail oriented and excellent communication skills</li><li>Strong people skills; must be comfortable interacting with a wide variety of personalities </li></ul>