Robert Half Accountemps General Ledger Accountant in Boxborough, Massachusetts

Growing Professional Services company is in need of a General Ledger Accountant for a full-time role. The ideal candidate is a strong accountant with solid GL and revenue recognition skills. The ideal candidate is expected to demonstrate critical thinking skills to resolve complex problems or analyses and perform tasks with accuracy and attention to detail. In addition, he or she should be confident, exercise good judgment and has the energy and personality to work in a dynamic, organization environment across all levels of management and across business units, functions and geographies. Contract to hire.

Responsibilities •Perform the monthly close procedures accurately and timely including, but not limited to: •recording journal entries •preparing revenue and deferred revenue schedules •financial reporting and related reconciliations •Analyze service/product offerings to ensure proper revenue recognition •Prepare and monitor various reports and resolve discrepancies as needed •Active involvement in the enhancement of policies and procedures related to revenue recognition, reporting and analyses •Prepare internal and external audit request •Assist with ad-hoc project

Requirements •Bachelor's degree in accounting or related major preferred •A minimum of three years of accounting experience •Outstanding project management, high sense of urgency with the ability to multi-task •Experience working an ERP system such as SAP is preferred •Experience with Microsoft Excel •Detail oriented with attention to accuracy •Proactive, work independently and follow through and resolve issues •Ability to think creatively, highly-driven and self-motivated •Ability to effectively communicate with others, both written and verbal •Confident and energetic to work in a dynamic, multi-business organization environment across all levels of management, business units, functions and geographies

If interested and qualified, please reply with an updated resume to sarah.wickles@accountemps.com