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Senior Accountant in Fitchburg, MA at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

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    Fitchburg, MA
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Job Description


  • Responsible for the accounting operations of the company * Communicate routinely with Project Managers on a variety of job related topics including bonding, insurance and contract agreements. * Participate in the formation and implementation of company financial plans * Preparation of all monthly financial reports * Work with outside accounting/financial firms on monthly close-out procedures * Provide reporting and budgeting as required by Senior Management. * Manage company and project cash flow * Supervise accounts payable and accounts receivable staff and functions. * Work with project management staff ensuring proper compliance with accounting procedures including reviewing and analyzing job cost estimates and reports monthly. * Develop written accounting procedures for the operations staff and work with team to ensure proper implementation and compliance.

STRATEGIC INITIATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES: * Creating new accounting/operations procedures to prepare and manage rapidly growing entity and the evolving business structure. * Develop and maintain relationships with key partners including banks, title companies, etc. that will support and grow the business * Prepare special reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Must be a strong and organized leader with strong analytical and problem-solving abilities. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are also required. Specific requirements include: * Bachelor's Degree in accounting and/or finance required * 3 to 5+ years of progressive accounting experience * Experience in job cost accounting and financial reporting * 2 to 4 years on Construction Management or General Contracting or Subcontractor industry experience * Understanding of commercial insurance policies required * Extensive experience with Sage Contractor.