Senior Accountant

Medford, MA 02155

Post Date: 05/08/2018 Job ID: 3025161 Industry: Accountant Pay Rate: $51 per hour

Position Title Senior Accountant


Seeking a senior accountant to assist with reviewing processes and improving document internal controls. The senior accountant will be responsible for the leadership of the junior staff in special projects and ensuring that accounting operations are performed. This role reports directly to the accounting supervisor and will be required to collaborate and cross-function with the corporate finance team.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review and approve reconciliations performed by junior accounting staff
  • Review and post receipts for cash, credit, and electronic payments as well as bank reconciliations
  • Create and maintain ad-hoc reporting and analysis
  • Ensure compliance within existing policies and procedures, and recommend improvements
  • Prepare reports weekly to present to management
  • Lead quarterly report process, new contract implementations, and new accounting functions
  • Assist non-accounting staff with general ledger reports
  • Provide training and leadership to other accounting staff

Required Skills

  • Able to multitask and manage task load in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to communicate with all levels of management and work with them
  • Highly detail-oriented
  • Critical thinker, able to analyze and interpret high volumes of data
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong skills with Microsoft Office applications, advanced Excel/Access
  • Discrete when working with confidential information
  • Adaptable and a quick-learner


  • Bachelor s degree in accounting or finance
  • 5-7 years of accounting experience
  • Bank reconciliation and project accounting experience
  • Understanding of payroll taxes

Ashley Dineen

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