Accountant Jobs in Salem, 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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Senior Accountant (Remote)

  • Braintree, MA
  • 2 days ago

This role will be fully remote.Responsibilities will include: Senior Accountant will review reconciliations and journal entries Work with customers for billing issues As a Senior Accountant, you will...

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Staff Accountant

  • Home Health Foundation
  • Lawrence, MA
  • 2 days ago

entries Reconciles certain balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis Assists with the preparation of the monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements Produces error-free accounting reports...

Staff Accountant - New England - Part-Time

  • Your Part-Time Controller, LLC
  • Boston, MA
  • 1 day ago

Responsibilities Weekly and monthly processing of accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll Bank account and balance sheet reconciliations Monthly financials and related analysis Grant tracking...

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Senior Accountant, Property Accounting

  • Boston Properties
  • Boston, MA
  • 1 day ago

Analyze and prepare quarterly Tax and GAAP financial statements, including all supporting schedules as scheduled....

Senior Cost Accountant A leading retail manufacturer located in Newton, MA, is seeking a highly motivated and detail oriented individual to join their growing team as a Senior Cost Accountant....

Senior/Staff Accountant

  • Needham, MA
  • 1 day ago

Responsibilities include: Prepare general ledger entries Senior/Staff Accountant will develop and implement accounting procedure Answer accounting and financial questions Senior/Staff Accountant will...

Reinsurance Accountant

  • HCC Insurance
  • Wakefield, MA
  • 2 days ago

Within the first 90 days, assist in the month-end closing of business lines within both the reinsurance and the general ledger systems....

Recommended Skills Communication Finance Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Consulting Apply to this job. Think you're the perfect candidate?...

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Revenue Senior Accountant (Contract)

  • Vertex
  • Boston, MA
  • 2 days ago

In addition to month end close responsibilities, the Senior Accountant will work closely with our trade distribution team and third-party vendors to monitor and report on accounts receivable and other...

Staff Accountant

  • Lesley University
  • Cambridge, MA
  • 1 day ago

The Opportunity: Lesley University seeks a Staff Accountant in our Finance department who will perform the following tasks: analyze daily cash activity and prepare the daily entry, research unexpected...

Staff Accountant

  • Boston, MA
  • 21 hours ago

Responsibilities: Key contributor in the monthly, quarterly, and annual close processes, including taking ownership of preparing monthly account reconciliations, journal entries, accrual, and variance...

Accountant

  • Waltham, MA
  • 2 days ago

Primary Responsibilities: Assist with the month-end accounting close, journal entries and account reconciliations....

Staff Accountant - 20637

  • Burlington, MA
  • 20 hours ago

Staff Accountant We are currently seeking candidates for a Cash Applications/Jr. Staff Accountant at a telecommunications co. with a location in Burlington, MA, 01803....

Senior Accountant Greater Boston

  • Michael Page
  • Boston, MA
  • 2 days ago

Ledger functions and the month end close processes required * Detail oriented, organised, and effective written and verbal communication required * Exposure to CROCRO, CMOCMO, or other complex expense...

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Experienced Tax Accountant (Remote/Hybrid)

  • Tembo CPAs
  • Boston, MA
  • 2 days ago

We are offering a hybrid opportunity for an experienced tax accountant. Welcome to Tembo CPAs! We are not your typical CPA Firm....

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Accountants in Salem, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.4%)
  • Master's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

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