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Senior Accountant

Company Name:
The Bowdoin Group
Senior Accountant
Company Description:
The Bowdoin Group provides customized recruitment solutions ranging from executive search to technology contracting. Our industry and domain expertise allow us to partner with market leaders and disruptors. We take a top down approach to understand our client's culture, aspirations and challenges to solve their critical hiring needs. This approach enables us to be creative in our problem solving, efficient in our execution and mutually vested in achieving exceptional results.
Since 1994, we've placed thousands of professionals throughout North America and the United Kingdom. We have been named one of the fastest growing private companies in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal for three years.
Position Overview:
We are looking for driven, energetic and hands-on Senior Accountant to join our group and help us further grow our business. As our Senior Accountant, you will report to our Corporate Controller and be responsible for various accounting and finance functions. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career while working with a smart, driven and fun team and have a challenging and rewarding career, this may be the opportunity for you.
Responsibilities:
o Prepare financial statements and supporting schedules according to month-end close schedule.
o Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures.
o Analyze revenues, commissions and expenses to ensure that they are appropriately recorded.
o Calculate monthly commissions and implement process improvements.
o Evaluate and implement billing processes.
o Prepare monthly account reconciliations.
o Assist with analyzing monthly financial statements and explaining variances.
o Assist with preparing tax returns and various corporate filings as needed.
o Assist in the documentation and monitoring of internal controls.
o Other ad hoc projects as assigned.
Qualifications:
Bachelors or higher degree in Accounting.
Strong understanding of GAAP.
3-5 years accounting experience.
CPA a plus, but not required.
Highly detail oriented and organized.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to operate independently with minimal supervision.
Proficiency with Microsoft applications, including advanced Excel skills and working knowledge QuickBooks or similar accounting software.
Behavioral and Interpersonal:
Strong interpersonal skills with a "can do" attitude and intense desire to excel - possess "grit"
Ability to solve both simple and complex issues
Self-starter and intellectually curious
Sense of urgency, resourceful and never sacrificing quality
Capacity to work in a high growth, fast-pace environment
Strong organizational and problem solving abilities - both strategic and tactical planning
Collaborative, team player with high standards and ethics
Candidates can apply directly at http://bowdoingroup.com/candidates/submit-your-resume/

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