Senior Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
COMPENSATION: $85k - $100k
POSTED: Nov 22, 2022

Our client is a leading biotech organization located in Cambridge, MA. They are looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team. If you are looking for an innovative culture, flexible workplace, and a place to grow, then this is the perfect fit for you!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$85k – $100k

Position Overview:

The Senior Accountant is responsible for supporting the Accounting team. The ideal candidate must be a team player who is hands-on, highly motivated, and detail-oriented with the ability to dive into details while also being able to grasp the big picture.

Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant:

  • Assist the Accounting Manager in the performance of controllership functional activities
  • Preparation of monthly system close, ensuring all deliverables comply with professional standards, perform accounting-related general ledger maintenance/reconciliations/accruals, and any special projects assigned by management
  • Prepare monthly financial system reports and supporting schedules
  • Prepare and review processing of monthly journal entries
  • Responsible for maintaining monthly G/L account reconciliations, posting entries to the proper accounts and analysis
  • Support budget and forecasting activities

Qualifications of the Senior Accountant:

  • 3+ years of accounting experience is required
  • Biotechnology or life science experience is required
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field is required


  • Full benefits provided by the client
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 116282