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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Fresenius Medical Care - Waltham, MA (19 miles from Salem, MA)
Inventory Accounting Prepares and process routine journal entries to FKC general ledger & participate in month-end closing....
1 day ago
Braintree, MA (22 miles from Salem, 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...
2 days ago
Granite City Electric Supply Co. - Quincy, MA (19 miles from Salem, MA)
This includes review & analysis of various Balance Sheet and P & L accounts, recording journal entries and preparing reconciliations....
1 day ago
Public Consulting Group - Medford, MA (13 miles from Salem, MA)
Detailed and process improvement oriented Project management experience Experience project management skills Working knowledge of balance sheets Excellent PC spreadsheet and database skills Ability...
12 hours ago
LanceSoft Inc - Boston, MA (13 miles from Salem, MA)
Job Title: Fund Accountant (BOS) Job code: 1118 Job Location: Boston,Massachusetts Job Duration: 06 months (Open Ended on W2) The Fund Accountant is responsible for specialized accounting support of...
10 hours ago
Jobot - Concord, MA (23 miles from Salem, 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....
1 day ago
Boston, MA (13 miles from Salem, MA)
, good communication skills Recommended skills Treasury International Financial Reporting Standards Internal Controls Fund Accounting Financial Statement Analysis Financial Planning...
13 hours ago
Lifetime Brands - Medford, MA (13 miles from Salem, 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....
22 hours ago
Groups Recover Together - Burlington, MA (15 miles from Salem, MA)
by payers Monthly cash reconciliations Accounts Receivables with a goal of 45 DAR Assist with month-end close process....
12 hours ago
Andover, MA (16 miles from Salem, MA)
Compensation: $55,000-65,000 depending on experience The responsibilities for the Staff Accountant will include but will not be limited to: Prepare General Ledger entries Assist with the budget process...
2 days ago
Invoke Incorporated - Cambridge, MA (14 miles from Salem, 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...
2 days ago
Intuit - Boston, MA (13 miles from Salem, 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
DREAM Collaborative LLC - Boston, MA (13 miles from Salem, MA)
Responsible for maintaining general ledger and schedules Developing and maintaining a companys financial policies and procedures Creating and completing financial reporting systems (daily/weekly/monthly...
2 days ago
Navy Yard Hospitality - Charlestown, MA (12 miles from Salem, MA)
Monitor and analyze accounting data and produce financial reports and recommendations Participate in monthly, quarterly and annual financial closings ensuring timely and accurate general ledger and...
1 day ago
Kronos Bio, Inc - Cambridge, MA (14 miles from Salem, MA)
and documentation Prepare monthly bank and balance sheet account reconciliations Enter monthly journal entries Maintain and update fixed asset and prepaid schedules Prepare basic financial statements...
1 day ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Salem, MA

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Salem, 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 Salem, 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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