accounting manager in boston

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don bibo, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 130,000 - US$ 150,000 per year
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job details

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location
boston, massachusetts
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
9 to 5
salary
US$ 130,000 - US$ 150,000 per year
experience
5 Years
reference number
498689
contact
don bibo, tatum executive services
phone
781-897-5215

job description

job summary:

We are working on an Assistant Controller level position with a highly successful start up life sciences company in Greater Boston. This is a great opportunity to oversee small, but expanding team responsible for the entire accounting function.

This is a direct hire opportunity in a fast paced, cutting edge company with excellent culture, and work life balance.

 
location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Permanent
salary: $130,000 - 150,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
The Assistant Controller will oversee and direct all financial accounting duties:
  • Ensure timely and accurate accounting and financial reporting for all entities
  • Manage the general ledger
  • Direct the month end close and reporting processes
  • Create and consolidate all financial statements
  • Process improvements; recommend and automate systems
  • Oversee operational accounting functions (AR, AP, Payroll)
  • Manage fixed assets
  • Research and analyze technical accounting matters to ensure compliance
  • Develop policies and GAAP guidance for revenue recognition
  • Work closely with executives to create and implement controls enabling company to scale
  • Coordinate with auditors
  • Ad hoc reporting
  • Special projects
  • Hire, train, mentor and motivate team.
 
qualifications:
The ideal profile will be
  • BS in Accounting (advanced degree preferred)
  • CPA
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in public & publicly traded companies
  • Full cycle accounting knowledge from AP, AR, GL maintenance through fiscal close
  • Financial Statement preparation and consolidation
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and revenue recognition
  • Self motivated with attention to detail
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, growing company with changing priorities
  • Team player
  • Prior supervisory skills
 
skills: Financial Statements, Consolidations, Bank Reconciliations, Financial Audit

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

skills

Financial Statements, Consolidations, Bank Reconciliations, Financial Audit

qualification

The ideal profile will be
  • BS in Accounting (advanced degree preferred)
  • CPA
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in public & publicly traded companies
  • Full cycle accounting knowledge from AP, AR, GL maintenance through fiscal close
  • Financial Statement preparation and consolidation
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and revenue recognition
  • Self motivated with attention to detail
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, growing company with changing priorities
  • Team player
  • Prior supervisory skills

responsibilities

The Assistant Controller will oversee and direct all financial accounting duties:
  • Ensure timely and accurate accounting and financial reporting for all entities
  • Manage the general ledger
  • Direct the month end close and reporting processes
  • Create and consolidate all financial statements
  • Process improvements; recommend and automate systems
  • Oversee operational accounting functions (AR, AP, Payroll)
  • Manage fixed assets
  • Research and analyze technical accounting matters to ensure compliance
  • Develop policies and GAAP guidance for revenue recognition 
  • Work closely with executives to create and implement controls enabling company to scale
  • Coordinate with auditors
  • Ad hoc reporting
  • Special projects
  • Hire, train, mentor and motivate team.  

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree