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Staff Accountant

Job ID: BH481486

Category: Staff Accountant, Junior Accountant

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

The Accounting Analyst will work directly with a broad base of individuals in the accounting and treasury departments to assist with such activities as data analysis, cash accounting, travel and expense reporting and administration, month-end reconciliations and preparation of journal entries.  The analyst will ensure that controls and procedures are adhered to while also being called up to provide creative suggestions for process improvement. The analyst will be responsible for providing adaptable assistance across the organization.   

Principal Accountabilities:  

 

  • Reconcile activity from financial systems to the general ledger and other applications

  • Administration and accounting of travel and expense activities

  • Various month end close activities including reconciling accounts and preparing journal entries

  • Assist the treasury department with bank administration and daily cash accounting activities

  • Ensure that all systems changes and/or modifications made to applications conform to departmental processing and control requirements 

  • Ensure necessary documentation is compiled and accessible to external and internal auditors 

  • Support all levels of management satisfying their needs for information, analysis, systems support and responses to accounting inquiries

 

Education/Experience/Knowledge:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field 

  • 1-2 years of progressive industry, or public accounting experience 

  • Hands-on experience with ERP Systems (Oracle preferred) and proficient in Excel and Word.  Aptitude for learning new systems

  • Comfortable performing multi-faceted projects in conjunction with day to day activities 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
     

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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: Hingham, Massachusetts