Accountant Jobs in Lexington, 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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CliftonLarsonAllen - Burlington, MA (3 miles from Lexington, MA)
reconciliations (investments, debt, industry specific, etc.). * Prepare, understand and review financial statements (basic to complex). * Review of General Ledger, cashflow; allocations, etc. * Understand...
2 days ago
Kforce Finance and Accounting - South Waltham, MA (6 miles from Lexington, MA)
Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Corporate Accountant in Waltham, MA....
2 days ago
Curaleaf - Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
We are looking for an Accountant to join Curaleafs finance department and manage the cost accounting for the northeast region....
2 days ago
Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
invoices, vendor communication, resolve discrepancies, in a timely manner Upload information for budget template and support Account Executives in the annual budget process Timely completion of bank reconciliations...
2 days ago
Global Partners - Waltham, MA (4 miles from Lexington, MA)
Senior Manager Operations/Accountant Recruiter Global Partners Location Waltham, Massachusetts, United States Salary Competitive salary Posted 18 Jan 2021 Closes 17 Feb 2021 Ref R0014525 Job role Accountant...
2 days ago
Roesseljoy - Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
accounts receivable sub-ledger close and transfer to general ledger....
2 days ago
Foundation Medicine - Cambridge, MA (6 miles from Lexington, MA)
Prepare journal entries as required during the monthly close process for the general ledger accounting team....
2 days ago
Princeton University Staff - Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
Expertise in performing financial functions including: preparation and posting of journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, financial statement analysis, financial report preparation and variance...
1 day ago
Acoustic, L.P. - Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
Perform global revenue and deferred revenue account reconciliations and flux analysis....
1 day ago
Beverly, MA (19 miles from Lexington, MA)
Prepare monthly financial statement reporting package, including income statements, balance sheet and P&L analysis....
2 days ago
Sage Therapeutics - Cambridge, MA (6 miles from Lexington, MA)
General ledger and month end responsibilities include but are not limited to preparing journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations as well as assisting with internal and external financial reporting...
2 days ago
Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
The duties of Staff Accountant include fixed asset maintenance, bank reconciliation, general ledger reconciliation, journal entries, and the preparation of monthly and year-end closings....
3 hours ago
Liberty Mutual Insurance - Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
Creates increasingly complex financial statement schedules, audit support schedules and other reports in a timely manner. 3. May perform detailed review of other team members` schedules....
2 days ago
37742 - Boston, MA (10 miles from Lexington, MA)
, procedures, as well as generally accepted accounting principles;Prepare supporting depreciation expense details for each building on campus;Provide auditors with supporting documentation for audit...
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Cambridge, MA (6 miles from Lexington, MA)
, bank, and inter-organization account reconciliations Prepare monthly financial statements Prepare and post monthly journal entries Assist CFO with year-end tax reports Prepare audit information and...
2 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Lexington, MA

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

$74,943

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Lexington, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.1%)
  • Master's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.4%)
  • 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 Lexington, 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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