Job Openings

Staff / Junior Accountant

Job ID: BH408702

Category: Senior Accountant, Accounting Manager

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Staff Accountant 

Direct Hire

Job Location: Onsite, 5x per week, might flex to 3-4 for the right candidate.

Hours: 9-5

Company Information: Financial Services, 25 ee

Interview Process:  video interview with HR, in person interview with managers

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related
  • ~2 years experience (will look slightly more, slightly less)
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Experience working at smaller/mid size companies
  • Strong understanding of financial statements and GAAP


  • Dynamics GP
  • QuickBooks

For company and subsidiaries

  • Prepare general ledger journal entries and maintain records and files; reconcile accounts
  • Manage AP
  • Assist with month-end accounting close process
  • Assist with treasury functions including cash reconciliations, cash projections
  • Provide financial analyses as needed
  • Apply Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to accounting transactions
  • Perform such other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as may be required from time to time

Family-office (SFO) for founding member

  • Assist with payroll functions for family-office staff
  • Maintain SFO accounts payable, including multiple mortgages, households, insurance policies, credit cards and taxes
  • Maintain detailed and organized records of all household related billing
  • Performing special projects and ad-hoc requests

Specific Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting is required
  • 2 years of accounting experience required
  • Moderate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft GP, and QuickBooks required
  • Strong understanding of financial statements and GAAP
  • Must be detail oriented and have excellent analytical and prioritization skills
  • Strong written / verbal communication skills
  • Tenacious in meeting deadlines, with a strong sense of urgency and good self-management discipline

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: Beverly, Massachusetts