Randstad Corporate Accountant in Woburn, Massachusetts

Corporate Accountant

job details:

  • location:Woburn, MA

  • salary:$65,000 - $75,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:431357

  • questions:781-229-2288.

job description

Randstad North America is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Randstad Holding nv, a € 20.7 billion global provider of HR services. Through its unique approach of delivering HR innovation with human interaction at the center, Randstad secures and manages a workforce of more than 100,000 people for thousands of clients each week. As a trusted partner in the post-digital world of talent, Randstad advances the careers and business success of our candidates and clients through a combination of the best of high-tech and high-touch processes.

?Excellent opportunity to join a talented team in a relaxed culture with team atmosphere (ability to WFH once a week)?

job description

Provide accounting and analytical support to the Accounting/Finance department. Play a key role in weekly and month end accounting close process.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare a variety of journal entries, reconcile balance sheet accounts as well as perform several variance analyses.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and planning ability.

  • Ability to manage, reconcile and maintain inter-company balance between several companies.

  • Work closely with finance and other business unit accountants to ensure the transactions for your legal entities are being accurately recorded in the G/L

  • Liaise with the field operations and other internal departments to answer questions and provide supporting documentation

  • Participate in the development and completion of special projects

  • Able to create and maintain strong relationships with business partners

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge of and ability to successfully apply accounting principles, practices and internal controls

  • Assist with enhancing accounting processes, controls, systems and developing improved reporting of accounting results

  • Assist in the annual audit process with external auditors

  • Highly motivated, flexible, quality focused, team player with strong organizational skills

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and meet tight weekly and monthly deadlines

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting and at least 2-4 years of experience in a related area with experience in the field is required

  • Detail-oriented with understanding of business and financial concepts and accounting

  • Requires strong system experience; such as, JD Edwards, Peoplesoft and Essbase

  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups, pivot tables, etc.