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Staff Accountant

Job ID: BH412070

Category: Staff Accountant

Premier management consulting firm in Boston consistently ranked as one of the top companies to work for in the US is looking for a Staff Accountant with a Bachelors degree in Accounting and 1-2 years of experience to join their team!

Job Title: Staff Accountant

Job Location: Boston/Remote

Industry: Multi-billion in revenue, global consulting firm. Consistently ranked as a top 10 place to work in the US

Required:
BS in Accounting
1-2 years of accounting experience

Pluses:
Larger, global company experience
CPA

Info on role: Will be part of the global accounting team reporting to the Senior Manager, Accounting who is a terrific Big 4 CPA. Will offer a strong career path 

Responsibilities:

WHAT YOU’LL DO

Under general supervision, perform standard accounting functions such as general ledger maintenance, reconciliation, and posting. Gather financial and operating data and assists in preparation of reconciliations, management reports and financial statements.

  • Reconcile various accounts including accounts receivable, investments and deferred compensation
  • Accumulate, journalize, and report on worldwide financial information, including accounts receivable, client expenses and investments
  • Review assigned balance sheet and related income statement accounts for accuracy
  • Propose monthly journal entries for US and Worldwide offices for both efinance (soon to be SAP) and Investran as related to revenue, investments, etc.
  • Prepare detailed audit schedules for interim and year-end reviews by independent auditors
  • Represent the company as a highly visible customer service representative, both internally and externally (i.e. inquiries from alumni, international controllers, investment contacts & ISG, staff, etc.)
  • Draft documentation of procedures and recommendations for process improvements
  • Administer accounting for investment K1s, investment reserves
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned by Manager

Qualifications:

ABOUT YOU

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • 1-2 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Knowledge of computer information systems used in financial and/or accounting applications
  • Ability to effectively communicate accounting information, policies and/ or procedures in a manner easily understood
  • Knowledge of computer information systems used in financial and/ or accounting applications
  • Excellent written communication skills in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections
  • Flexible and adaptable to change

Preferred but not required:

  • CPA or CPA in process
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud

 

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