Kforce Staff Accountant in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client seeking a Staff Accountant in Chelmsford, Massachusetts (MA). Job Overview:This technology company recently completed an acquisition of a synergistic new business unit, is poised for significant growth, and is establishing a new Division and headquarters near Chelmsford, Massachusetts (MA). A Controller with extensive knowledge of the business and industry is already in place, and building out the accounting team. This scenario is perfect for a professional who would thrive in a startup type environment, but enjoy the low risk of established products and markets and the backing of a major international company.Job Highlights:

  • Exciting new division of an industry leading firm

  • Work with cutting edge technology (implementing the new version of SAP - be part of the initial go live!)

  • Fresh new office space


  • The primary role of this position will be to take ownership of the general ledger, month end close, and financial reporting for the company

  • The Staff Accountant will assist the Controller with FP&A (the budgeting and forecasting process) and assist with other more general accounting duties

  • Responsible for performing the month, quarter, and year end close

  • Produce accurate and timely financial statements including the Balance Sheet, income statements, and profit & loss (P&L)

  • Assist with Tax, including preparation income tax data and supporting documentation, and filings of the Sales Tax returns, and provision calculations

  • Assist with financial reporting

  • Perform Commission Calculations

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Minimum 3-5 years of related experience

  • Advanced MS Excel knowledge

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work accurately in a fast paced, deadline driven environment

  • A -No job is too big or too small- mentality

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:55000.00Maximum Compensation:65000.00