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Senior Accountant

Boston, MA 02116

Posted: 05/30/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 567409 Country: United States Is job remote?: No

Job Description

Senior Accountant
Contract –3 months

Boston, MA
Pay Range: $40.53-$42.53/hr

Must Haves:
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 4 years of experience in accounting and working with external and internal auditors
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite programs, including Word, Excel, and Access
  • Experience with Oracle/PeopleSoft accounting system or other ERP Systems
  • Experience in project accounting or fixed assets
  • Experience with the FTA/NTD
Job Summary/Description:
The Senior Accountant provides accounting analysis, reporting, reconciliations and audit schedules and workpapers on capital expenditures, revenues, construction work in process and fixed assets. The occupant supplies;
  • Analytical support on FTA grant agreements, other federal grant funding sources, state grant agreements, trust agreements, other financial agreements related to debt issuance, leasing transactions and legislative requirements.
  • Prepare and assist with the preparation of the issuance of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements on both a statutory basis and the generally accepted accounting practices basis (GAAP), the audit of
  • Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Award
  • of all federal programs and all ancillary reporting requirements prescribed by the federal, state and other governmental partners.
  • Work collaboratively with the Treasury staff in reporting and completing the full and complete disclosures within deadlines that allow the organization to maintain superior bond rating status, access and approach capital markets through bond issuances and refinancing of debt instruments.
  • Supports the Director of Capital Accounting in the overall coordination and completion of the annual audits of the financial statements by independent auditors, various external auditors and internal auditors.
  • Responsible for coordination of, reconciliation of and preparation of all audit documentation, schedules, and work papers for efficient completion of annual audit, federal audits and examinations, internal audits from the organization, and any other third-party audit and review engagements.
  • Maintain records and reports in compliance with the organization's accounting policies and procedures.
  • Work collaboratively with staff within Capital
  • Monitor the compliance of other departments’ compliance with the internal control policy and procedures.
  • May be responsible for other duties as assigned.
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