Ref No.: 17-02677
Location: Woburn, Massachusetts
Accountant
Woburn, MA
3 Month Contract to Hire

Job Description
  • Under general direction, performs varied general/cost accounting duties as related to recording, analyzing and reporting financial operations. Studies accounting data and prepares analyzes for various reports.
  • Must be able to perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • ¿The duties and responsibilities may change from time to time without notice and include but are not limited to the duties described below.
  • Compiles, audits, and analyzes various accounting data, posts to general ledger and prepares reports and statements related to financial operations.
  • Prepares analyses of various accounts to determine accuracy of general ledger balances and the accuracy of coding and postings.
  • Prepares portions of monthly financial statements such as balance sheet, profit and loss statement and other reports and analyses.
  • Participates in the preparation of information on labor costs, equipment transfers, shipment invoices, sales billings, and other similar accounting data.
  • Maintains capital asset, indirect labor, overhead and contract budget records and issues reports on same.
  • Investigates cost element figures to determine their adequacy, accuracy and proper distribution according to general accounting procedures.
Education/Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting or equivalent work experience.
  • May be entry level if degreed.
  • Requires basic knowledge of accounting theory and practice involving classification of accounts, billing and preparation of various financial reports.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office applications as well as database software.
  • ¿Strong communication skills are required for effective interface with all contacts.