Accounting Assistant

Join our energetic and growing professional services consulting firm.  This Accounting Assistant position is located in BSC Group’s Boston office with access to free on-site parking and easy MBTA transit connections.

The Accounting Assistant must be familiar with accounting procedures and should have experience with accounting software programs. The ideal candidate will be able to process business transactions with minimal supervision, handle billing and back up other accounting staff as needed. Proven accounting experience is required.

Responsibilities for this position are:

  • Handle billing and assist Project Accountants
  • Fact-check project information and project set-up
  • Maintain sales ledger and general ledger
  • Post client checks and vendor payments
  • Reconcile account balances
  • Assist the Finance Department
  • Perform other ad hoc duties as needed

The qualifications for this position are:

  • Ability to analyze accounting records and transfer information
  • Data entry and word processing skills
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills; able to prioritize
  • Assist team members when needed to accomplish team goals
  • High school degree; Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business with an emphasis in Accounting or a related field is preferred
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Three years of accounting experience with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Excellent computer skills; experience with accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite

About BSC Group

BSC Group is a leader in providing integrated planning and engineering solutions to public and private sector clients for land development, transportation, and energy projects throughout New England. Founded in 1965, the firm offers the services of more than 125 professionals operating from five offices in Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Our consulting staff represents the best talents in planning, engineering, regulatory permitting and ecological science, landscape architecture, land surveying, and spatial information systems. We truly believe our greatest strength lies in our collaborative approach to projects, involving all members of our multidisciplinary staff as necessary, leading to better and more creative solutions throughout the life of the project. We also encourage the involvement of our clients in every step of the process, resulting in high quality planning and design that is technologically and environmentally sound, economically feasible, and aesthetically pleasing.

BSC offers excellent benefits including medical, dental, 401(k), group life insurance and opportunity for ownership.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send a resume with cover letter to:

No telephone calls, no recruiters, please

Human Resources Department
BSC Group, Inc.
803 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02127
Fax: 617-896-4301

BSC is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.