Accountant Jobs in Wayland, MA

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Cambridge Health Alliance - Cambridge, MA (11 miles from Wayland, MA)
Must have knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles....
3 days ago
Ledgent Finance & Accounting - Boston, MA (15 miles from Wayland, MA)
Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in Accounting required * 2-5 years general ledger maintenance, financial statement preparation and month-end close experience * Year end audit workpaper preparation...
3 days ago
General Investment & Development Companies - Boston, MA (15 miles from Wayland, MA)
Assist in the coordination of the interim and year-end audits with the outside auditors from the planning stage through to the issuance of certified audited financial statements for two consolidated...
3 days ago
Brookline, MA - Brookline, MA (12 miles from Wayland, MA)
Analyze results.- Maintain the general ledger and prepare/review journal entries and general ledger account analysis.- Handle all financial aspects of several portfolios of senior living communities...
2 days ago
Waltham, MA (5 miles from Wayland, MA)
will prepare and review revenue, deferred revenue and account reconciliations Prepare journal entries As a Billing & Revenue Accountant you will work to resolve billing/collection issues 3+ years of...
2 days ago
Boston, MA (15 miles from Wayland, MA)
and post journal entries Review prepaids, fixed assets, bank reconciliations, etc....
2 days ago
Randstad - Franklin, MA (19 miles from Wayland, MA)
statements for decision-making purposes Review performance against budget; research and explain variances Assist with annual operating plan Ensure a timely, accurate month end close process Coordinate...
2 days ago
The Salvation Army - Canton, MA (17 miles from Wayland, MA)
Sheet Review All Reporting Requirements for internal requests Journal Entries Recording of Gifts in Kind Fiscal Closings Auditor Requests Preparation of Worksheets for Budget Support Service Calculations...
2 days ago
Clark University - Worcester, MA (23 miles from Wayland, MA)
Experience preparing journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations preferred. Experience with automated accounting systems; Banner preferred....
23 hours ago
YMCA - Newton, MA (9 miles from Wayland, MA)
Prepares journal entries of the daily sales activities and posts to the General Ledger (SGA). Responsible for consistent use of and appropriate postings to General Ledger accounts. 6....
1 day ago
Westborough, MA (14 miles from Wayland, MA)
This role is fully in office.Responsibilities of the Staff Accountant will include: Staff Accountant will assist and manage cash review Handle credit card audit Review rent Handle bank reconciliations...
2 days ago
Sylvester Electric, Inc. - Tewksbury, MA (18 miles from Wayland, MA)
Required proficiencies include payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, financial statement analysis, budgets....
2 days ago
Cambridge Associates LLC - Boston, MA (15 miles from Wayland, MA)
RESPONSIBILITIES All aspects of the general ledger process, including monthly closes, account reconciliations and analytics, in accordance with deadlines Processing all general, recurring and reclassification...
3 days ago
TJX - Framingham, MA (4 miles from Wayland, MA)
Tax Accountant Tax Accountant you will be a critical member of The TJX Companies Corporate Tax Department....
2 days ago
Idemia North America - Billerica, MA (14 miles from Wayland, MA)
Maintaining and reconciling balance sheet and general ledger accounts Helping to standardize account reconciliation schedules With guidance from managers, investigate account discrepancies and issues...
1 day ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Wayland, MA

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Wayland, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Wayland, MA
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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