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Staff Accountant

Job ID: BH410159

Category: Staff Accountant

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Staff Accountant

The Staff Accountant reports directly to the Senior Staff Accountant. Apply the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) that includes analytical work and preparation of financial records.

 


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist the Senior Staff Accountant with the day-to-day, monthly and year-end operations of the Accounting/Finance Department including help with the preparation of the monthly Financial Reporting package to Board of Directors.
  • Performs Month-End closing procedures including reconciliations of major balance sheet accounts, accrued expenses and preparing journal entries.
  • Assist in the preparation of sales reports and financial statements.
  • Assists in year-end audit process with outside accounting firm.
  • Involved with annual budget creation
  • Maintaining and updating fixed asset list including updating depreciation schedule
  • Monitor and collect data to assess accuracy and integrity; analyze data.
  • Work with other departments to ensure compliance with accounting policies and procedures
  • Ad hoc projects for Senior Staff Accountant and CFO.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Can demonstrate attention to details and good-record-keeping.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, with the ability to clearly communicate issues to all levels of management.
  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information and records with a high degree of discretion, diligence and good judgment
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and work in a structured environment
  • Acts with integrity and demonstrates ethical behavior in all matters with all stakeholders
  • Proficient with Netsuite accounting software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, especially Excel).

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business-related field (minimum requirement).
  • 2-5 years of prior work experience in Accounting function

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: Rockland, Massachusetts