Sr. Accountant – Growing Asset Management Firm

Posted 3 weeks ago by Robert Half
Boston, MA
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description


Do you enjoy a challenge and can keep up in a fast-paced environment? Do you want the opportunity to join an ambitious company? If you answered yes, Robert Half may have the perfect role. We are seeking a talented Senior Accountant to work with a thriving Asset Management company in Boston. In this position, you will assist and manage various aspects of the accounting function; G/L upkeep, financial reporting, regulatory and tax compliance, cash management, revenue recognition, payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, billing, and other analyses. Although this is a Global organization, they very much operate like start up with an entrepreneurial feel. This Sr. Accountant role is based in Boston, MA area and is a permanent employment opportunity that is not to be missed!

What you get to do every day:

+ Process all accounts payable to ensure proper G/L classification, correct project billing as appropriate, and timely payment

+ Responsible for entire employee expense reimbursement process including initial review and input in G/L system through final payment to ensure full adherence to company policies and timely processing

+ Manage cash including cash receipts, payments, and reconciliations

+ Aid in month-end close procedures, including monthly journal entry postings, the preparation of reconciliations, and reporting

+ Process payroll and work closely with other business areas to ensure complete and correct employee benefits administration including insurances, 401K, etc.

+ Play a key role in the processing of client invoices and receivables to ensure timely receipt of cash

+ Contribute to the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual accounting reporting including re-forecasting and annual budgeting

+ Support Risk and Compliance duties, including client onboarding documentation, and brokerage report reviews

+ Assist in the preparation and completion of financial and regulatory audits



+ 3+ years of accounting related work experience

+ Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or related discipline

+ Experience with General Ledger and required supporting ledgers and accounts

+ Advanced understanding of accounting close processes and financial reporting

+ Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

+ Experience with accounting software systems like SAP

+ Willing to wear multiple hats – all pitch in.

+ Has desire to improve processes.

+ Ability to collaborate with colleagues locally and globally at all levels – HQ in Europe

+ Strong attention to detail and exceptional analytical skills

+ Outstanding written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

Why work here?

+ Company continues to grow

+ Great benefits, they pay full premiums for health insurance and reimburse part of deductible

+ Parking and transit programs, 401K with match, 3 wks vacation + holidays

+ Offer continuous training, a whole list so that if one wants, they can continually develop skills

+ Conference in Europe – normally once a year!

+ All staff have community service day 2 x a year

+ Entrepreneurial feel, not a matrixed organization/Start up feel

+ Will get exposure to a lot of areas

This position is “in-office” 4 days a week with 1 day from home. In addition to the base salary, there is a bonus component also!

For fastest consideration send your resume to Jackie.tabraham@roberthalf

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