Accounting Associate

Clifton Larson Allen Lexington, MA
CliftonLarsonAllen is hiring a Staff Accountant to join our Outsourcing practice in our Lexington, MA office. As a member of CLA's outsourcing practice, you will provide customized short and long-term finance and accounting services to our clients so they can focus on managing their organization's accounting function.

Position Summary

The Staff Accountant is responsible for processing transactions, completing non-complex account reconciliations, and preparing non-complex financial statements. S/he may identify client issues concerning generally accepted accounting principles. The Staff Accountant supports the accounting function including transactional processing, account reconciliations, and preparation of financial statements.

Work Activities & Accountabilities

o Completes non-complex account reconciliations, such as bank reconciliations, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and other balance sheet accounts.

o Prepares non-complex financial statements and required work papers to support the financial statements.

o Accounts Payable / Cash Disbursements Processing, accounts receivable / cash receipts processing, and payroll processing or coordination.

o Develop and maintain a thorough working knowledge of accounting software packages. Gains a thorough understanding of the financial operations of industry specific engagements (i.e. nonprofit, health care, manufacturing, etc.).

RequirementsTechnical Skills

Proficiency and aptitude for applicable software (Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook)

Education: BA/BS in Accounting or related field required

Certifications/Licenses: none

ABOUT THE FIRM

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities to help clients succeed professionally and personally. Our team members are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 5,000 people and 100 U.S. locations, and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic.

For more information, visit CLAconnect.com. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor. We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.

CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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