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Technical Accounting Manager

Job ID: BH388748

Category: Accounting Manager

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Technical Accounting Manager

Direct Hire

Job Location: Boston (Hybrid Schedule)

Hours: 40

Company Information, Industry, Size: Startup Environment

Team Size: Small.  Growing.  

Interview Process: Virtual

Must Haves:

  • 4+ years of related experience
  • SEC Reporting

 

Preferred:

  • CPA
  • Public Accounting experience.

 

Job Summary/Description:
 

Technical Accounting Manager

The ideal candidate is self-motivated, detail oriented and analytical, with an interest in a career in accounting. Candidate must be detail oriented with strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Candidate also thrives in a fast-paced environment and can take on new responsibilities quickly.
 

Job Description:

• Key member of Finance team, working directly with VP of Finance and CFO on array of tasks.

• Responsible for documentation of accounting policies, and updating these policies as needed

• Responsible for drafting of accounting memos for material transactions, such as securitizations and revenue recognition

• Monitors FASB and SEC pronouncements to identify potential impact on a regular basis

• Assists in drafting of financial statements

• Works on special assignments and ad-hoc reporting as needed

• Supports accounting team and others as needed to ensure understanding and compliance with U.S. GAAP

• Works closely and effectively with external auditors

• Works collaboratively both within Finance team and with other business functions.

Skills & Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree preferred

• 4-8 years of experience in a similar position, or in public accounting, is preferred

• CPA license is strongly preferred

• Expertise in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

• Experience with researching accounting guidance and drafting relevant memos

• Experience with SEC reporting, including forms 8-K, 10-Q, S-1 and 10-K

• Strong Communication Skills required

• Tenacity to develop ideas independently and thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Direct

Location: Boston, Massachusetts