Accountant Jobs in Canton, MA

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

Search Accountant Jobs

1-15 of 329 Jobs
Psg Global Solutions - Newton, MA (12 miles from Canton, MA)
for each assigned cost center, records accruals and reclassifications and makes adjustments to journal entries as needed Maintains the general ledger for assigned cost centers Prepares monthly reconciliations...
2 days ago
Fresenius Medical Care - Waltham, MA (16 miles from Canton, MA)
Inventory Accounting Prepares and process routine journal entries to FKC general ledger & participate in month-end closing....
1 day ago
Hopkinton Personnel/Human Resources - Hopkinton, MA (21 miles from Canton, MA)
functions of all town departments including planning, directing, coordinating and maintaining all related financial records through posting to the general ledger....
1 day ago
Braintree, MA (6 miles from Canton, MA)
/yearly profit and loss statements as well as prepare balance sheets for corporate tax returns. 3)Work with clients to better understand their business and request all information needed to complete...
1 day ago
Granite City Electric Supply Co. - Quincy, MA (7 miles from Canton, MA)
This includes review & analysis of various Balance Sheet and P & L accounts, recording journal entries and preparing reconciliations....
16 hours ago
Jobot - Concord, MA (22 miles from Canton, MA)
Currently, we're looking for a Tax Manager or Senior Tax Accountant that has their CPA License, at least 2+ years experience in Accounting and good Tax experience....
19 hours ago
Vicarious Surgical Inc - Boston, MA (12 miles from Canton, MA)
entries to the general ledger for the month-end close * Prepare and review various reconciliations used in the closing process * Assist in preparing the monthly reporting packages * Assist in the preparation...
3 days ago
Norwell, MA (15 miles from Canton, MA)
Kforce Staff / Senior Accountant (CPA) Apply Now Norwell, MA Date posted: Oct 19, 2020 RESPONSIBILITIES: A Kforce client has a newly created opening for Staff or Senior Accountant at its Hanover, Massachusetts...
22 hours ago
Cumberland, RI (22 miles from Canton, MA)
Cash management, complete monthly bank account reconciliations in a timely manner....
1 day ago
TJX - Marlborough, MA (24 miles from Canton, MA)
Assist in various specific tax projects as assigned which may involve research and compliance in sales tax, business licenses and general ledger accounting, etc....
22 hours ago
Novogradac & Co. LLP - Boston, MA (12 miles from Canton, MA)
Novogradac is hiring Accountants to start busy season 2021 (January 2021)....
2 days ago
Lifetime Brands - Medford, MA (15 miles from Canton, MA)
Position Summary: The Junior Staff Accountant will support the Senior Cost Accountant with monthly journal entries, accounts payable functions as well as manufacturing reporting and processes....
8 hours ago
Invoke Incorporated - Cambridge, MA (13 miles from Canton, MA)
end closing duties such as journal entries and reconciliations for various accounts including cash, prepaids, accruals and other assets/liabilities accounts Prepare monthly commission reports and manage...
1 day ago
Intuit - Boston, MA (12 miles from Canton, MA)
What you'll bring * Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
1 day ago
Princeton University Staff - Boston, MA (12 miles from Canton, MA)
Financial statement analysis including responsibility for various general ledger account reconciliations....
3 days ago

Demographic Data for Canton, MA

Moving to Canton, MA? Find some basic demographic data about Canton, MA below.


21,561
946
Medium

Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

How to Become an Accountant from scratch!
Do you want to work in finance but do not have the time and money to enroll in an MBA? Continue readingInstructor Bio: "Gennaro Cuofano matured international experience for over Ten years between...

Interview Skills for Accountants
We accountants are more project geeks than natural performers. We tend to prefer task lists to presenting and that means we are not always at our best in an interview situation. This course is...

Python For Accountants AccountingPy Accounting
This course is directed at professional Accountants who are already skilled in Microsoft Excel. As such we will often reference how excel works and try to translate that into Python.This course is...

Title Synonyms

Salary for Accountant Jobs in Canton, MA

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Canton, MA as reported by the BLS.

$74,943

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Canton, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Canton, MA
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Accountant Related Career Advice Articles

5 Trending Accounting Careers and Specialties

Check out these five accounting career paths and decide whether you'd like to work as a tax accountant, auditor, budget analyst, forensic accountant, or cost accountant.


5 Potential Accountant Career Paths

When mapping out your accountant career path and assessing your accounting skills, there are many types of accounting jobs to consider. Learn more.


4 Elements Every Accounting Resume Needs

For professionals in the accounting field, there are a number of tactics to employ that will ensure your document highlights your achievements for maximum impact and presents your credentials effectively.