Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Salary
    $ 75000 - $ 85000
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Accounting Principals has partnered with a large Food Distribution Company in their search for A Senior Accountant.  This position will report onsite to their Boston, MA location.  This is a Direct Hire Position - with a competitive salary and great benefits.  

Our client is ready to interview qualified candidates immediately.  The ideal candidate will have a strong background supporting the General Ledger by performing Month End Closing tasks, Account Reconciliations, and



  • Maintains general ledger accounts, creates monthly close journal entries, and completes ad hoc requests as assigned in a timely manner.
  • Prepares complete balance sheet and income statement account analyses, with detailed explanations included, in a timely manner.
  • Provides sufficient and appropriate supporting documentation for all journal entries.
  • Independently identifies, researches, and provides recommendations for resolution to any accounting issues, consistent with a comprehensive understanding of accounting in accordance with GAAP.
  • Interprets, communicates, and implements written policies and procedures to meet the needs of a diverse client population.
  • Works independently, with broadly defined work objectives, and limited supervision and review of overall results.
  • Prepares assigned areas of annual budget in an accurate, timely, and complete manner.
  • Provides a sound system of internal assurances and controls for the department.
  • Completes special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Assist with internal and external audits.
  • Assists in Accounts Payable functions.
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • 5+ years of senior level accounting experience
  • Attention to detail, problem-solver, analytical, and organized
  • Strong communications (written & verbal)
  • Comfortable with Microsoft Office (Excel - Advanced, Word & Outlook)

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