Senior Staff Accountant

Cambridge, MA | Direct Hire

Post Date: 08/24/2017 Job ID: 79305 Specialty: Accounting & Finance

 

Senior Staff Accountant

Cambridge, MA

 

Currently looking for a senior level Staff Accountant to fill an opening with a biopharmaceutical company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Interested candidates have 2 - 5 years of prior experience in the financial reporting/SEC reporting/SOX and be proficient with PCs.

 

Responsibilities of the Senior Staff Accountant

 
  • Assist in the preparation of all SEC filings including, 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, etc.
  • Assist in the documentation on the application of GAAP to non-routine transactions
  • Research and monitor new GAAP pronouncements and analyze their impact on the company
  • Assist in the documentation of proposed and executed accounting transactions
  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and SOX controls structure
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close, reporting and controls
  • Maintain the SOX control documentation through the year
  • Partner with colleagues to evaluate the control environment and develop recommendations to strengthen internal controls

Requirements of the Senior Staff Accountant

 
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Business with an emphasis in Accounting, preferred
  • CA and/or CPA required
  • 2-5 years prior experience in the financial reporting/SEC reporting/SOX
  • PC proficient
  • Experience with Oracle preferred
  • Strong experience with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritizing skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship                              
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