Leading Global Solutions Firm located in downtown Boston, MA is seeking a Lead Accountant to help support their Global Accounting Division. Rated as a “Best Places to work” this is a highly prestigious company with a top tier culture and equally impressive leadership team that will act as a mentor for the qualified person in this role. Some additional benefits pertaining to the company are: Very competitive compensation, 100% paid benefits, flex hours & work from home capability.
As the Lead Accountant, you will be a member of the Global Accounting Group, actively involved in the month-end close, financial statement prep, global equity analysis, reconciliation, and GL accounting for daily activity. This is a highly visible role that will work under the direction of the Global Finance Director & Corporate Controller while also partnering with other members of the finance division on various projects.
Assist with Month-end close, GL accounting, reconciliation, and financial statement preparation.
Prepare consolidated balance sheet analysis
Reconcile global equity accounts including: Additional Paid-in Capital, Investment in Related Entities, and Premium on Sale of Units in Related Entities
Responsible for driving global consolidation efforts; includes working with Global Accounting, FP&A, Treasury, and Tax teams in coordinating the monthly close.
Assist in the preparation of the global equity & bonus roll-forward schedules and other year-end audit schedules
Assist the International Finance team with various ad hoc analysis
Technical accounting research as needed
Ad hoc projects.
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or Economics; MBA and/or CPA a plus
5+ years of relevant experience
Strong knowledge of GAAP
Strong attention to detail, and prioritization of tasks.
Looking for someone with an entrepreneurial mindset and who takes the initiative.