Accountant III

  • Location
    Franklin, Massachusetts
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an Accountant III job that will be located in Franklin, MA! This is a contract to hire opportunity! If you would like to pursue a great career and enjoy working for a fast paced company, then Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


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Job Posting Title: ACCOUNTANT III


Job Description Essential Job Functions and Accountabilities:

Perform monthly financial close activities including update and maintenance of the General Ledger, analysis of account variances and reporting of results to management.

Perform weekly Revenue, Orders, and Backlog reporting to management.

Prepare POC revenue recognition and commission calculation.

Prepare monthly deferred service contract revenue recognition.

Coordinate and maintain monthly accruals and standard journal entries.

Perform monthly analysis of general ledger account variances and reconcile changes.

Assist in month-end closing activities, including departmental expenses, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and General Ledger accrued accounts. Performs daily revenue and cost transaction posting.

Assist on key efficiency metrics to enforce multiple site efficiency.

Assist in the preparation of internal and external reporting packages, taking advantage of opportunities to enhance usefulness and efficiency.

Prepare for and participate in internal and external audits.

Ensure compliance with Thermo Fisher Policies and Procedures.

Assist with Sarbanes-Oxley documentation and compliance.

Performs FIM/HFM Entry Assist in the development and preparation of the Annual Operating Plan and site forecast development/updates.

Performs account analysis support to the Accounting Manager & B/U Finance Director.

Participation and utilization of PPI methodology.


Other Job Requirements:

Perform special projects and ad-hoc reporting as required.

Perform other accounting duties as assigned by management.


Supervisory Responsibilities:

N/A Educational



BS degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline required.


Experience Qualifications:

Requires 5+ years of related accounting experience. Working knowledge of GAAP Accounting Principles.

Ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment.

Strong team-building skills and the proven ability to work with a diverse group of people.

Proficiency in MS Office including Excel, Word, and Outlook.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Strong track record of accurate and timely financial accounting.

Ability to work independently; self-motivated; high bias for action.

Experience with MAPICS, JDE, SAP, and HFM is a plus.



Candidates interested in this Opportunity should apply IMMEDIATELY. DO NOT DELAY. Please click on the “Apply Now” button to fill out your application. If you have any questions, you can contact Kristin Kaiser at or you can chat with me instantly at


***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis***



This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s Service Delivery Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above; however your resume must be received via the “apply now” button included within to be considered.


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