Accountant Jobs in Charlestown, 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.

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Beacon Hill Staffing - Lowell, MA (22 miles from Charlestown, MA)
Responsibilities: Assist with Cost and inventory analysis Creating reports using Excel Assist with General Ledger functions- Journal entries, reconciliations and month end Beacon Hill is an Equal Opportunity...
1 day ago
Kforce Finance and Accounting - Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
work and financial statements Prepare financial reports Assist with audits Prepare financial summaries Perform financial projects Job Requirements REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Accounting 1-3...
1 day ago
Robert Half - Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
end close, journal entries, without supervision Job Requirements - Recent and relevant accounting experience - Bank Account Reconciliation experience - Strong familiarity with journal entries - Financial...
1 day ago
Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
Job Information Kforce Staff Accountant in Brighton, Massachusetts Kforce has a client that is seeking a Staff Accountant in Brighton, MA.Responsibilities: Deposit checks Apply cash receipts in general...
2 days ago
Newton, MA (6 miles from Charlestown, MA)
Responsibilities include assist with month end close, reviewing financial statements and financial reports, technical (GAAP) accounting research, business partnering with the FP&A team, assist with...
2 days ago
Rosies Place - Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
Understanding of and the ability to adhere to generally accepted accounting principles. Proficient with Microsoft Office, Excel, Quickbooks and Raisers Edge....
2 days ago
Charles River Labs - Wilmington, MA (13 miles from Charlestown, MA)
Job Summary The following are responsibilities related to the Senior Accountant position: Participate in the monthly general ledger close process, including preparation of journal entries, balance sheet...
3 days ago
Manulife - Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
Monitor cash activity of client bank accounts Support Client Accounting Group, audit and client requests as needed Preparation of ad-hoc reports for accountants and clients as needed Special projects...
2 days ago
Partners Healthcare System - Somerville, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
Principal Duties Responsibilities Prepares, reviews, and posts monthly journal entries in an accurate and timely manner. Performs assigned balance sheet account reconciliations on a monthly basis....
1 hour ago
Fresenius Medical Care - Waltham, MA (10 miles from Charlestown, MA)
Accountant supports the maintenance of company policies and procedures that ensure financial systems are in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and other accounting regulations...
2 days ago
Randstad - Burlington, MA (11 miles from Charlestown, MA)
Responsibilities: - booking journal entries in Oracle - perform intercompany account reconciliations and reconcile the worldwide intercompany balances - perform foreign currency gain or loss analysis...
3 days ago
Putnam Investments - Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
documents, MD&A, and certain functions related to the month-end close process, including account reconciliations....
3 days ago
Social Finance - Boston, MA (1 mile from Charlestown, MA)
sheet reconciliation schedules for balance sheet accounts o Review quarterly financial statements o Assist in preparing quarter-end financial reports and analyses o Presentation of financials to internal...
3 days ago
Randstad - Malden, MA (3 miles from Charlestown, MA)
We are looking for an experienced Cost Accountant to join our team....
2 days ago
Ledgent Finance & Accounting - Waltham, MA (10 miles from Charlestown, MA)
Perform monthly close and related journal entries. Assist in the preparation of company financial reporting. Assist with cash projections and forecasting....
1 day ago

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Charlestown, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.0%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.1%)
  • 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 Charlestown, 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%)

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