Senior Accountant

Growing Cape Cod Company!
Yarmouth, MA

Successful candidates must have strong analytical and computer skills, be well organized, have excellent interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills, be a team player, can multi-task and work independently with minimal supervision.

A successful senior accountant combines excellent analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of accounting principles to analyze financial reports and forecasts. The ideal candidate has also experience collaborating with a team of accountants as well as staff in other departments.

Senior accountant duties also include ensuring accuracy and effectiveness in all our accounting tasks.

Desirable Qualifications

  • Healthcare experience preferred

Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Provide input into department’s goal setting process
  • Be the lead on assigned projects
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Prepare financial statements including actual to budget data analysis
  • Assist with third party revenue calculations and analysis
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Coordinate and assist in annual external audit as well as other compliance reporting
  • Assist in developing annual budget
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
  • Provide accounting related support to program’s management team
  • Liaise with the controller and accountants to meet established deadlines

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of proven experience as a financial accountant
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including lookups and pivot tables
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • BS degree in Accounting, CPA preferred

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