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Finance Manager

Sutton , MA

Posted: 03/24/2023 Industry: Accounting and Finance Job Number: 15474

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Title: Finance Manager
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering
  • Duration: Perm
  • Pay rate: $38.89-$53.95/hr
  • Job Location: Sutton, MA
  • Job# 15474

Job Description:

Supervises all aspects of Upper Blackstone’s Finance operations, to lead and develop an internal team to support the following areas: payroll, purchasing, general finance (A/P, A/R), budgeting and treasury management. Provide professional and technical assistance in the administration and implementation of financial, budget, auditing, and accounting functions.

  • Oversee District accounting and purchasing and reception staff - monitor activities/tasks and perform annual reviews.
  • Produce and ensure accuracy of financial reports as needed by the EDT and the Board of Directors.
  • Coordinate monthly and year-end general ledger closing, preparing journal entries, bank reconciliation and analysis of general ledger accounts.
  • Coordinate the annual budget process and assist the EDT with the preparation of the budget document for board presentation.
  • Monitors budget appropriations by fund and department; analyzes and distributes department expense reports to appropriate managers.
  • Prepare all work papers and schedules for annual audit and coordinate with outside auditor firms.
  • Coordinate with financial advisors for new and existing loans and complete required reporting to bond credit rating agencies.
  • Coordinate and prepare financial reports for capital improvement projects based on budget.
  • Develop and implement accounting systems, controls and reporting procedures.
  • Understand and ensure compliance with associated federal, state, and local policies, laws, and regulations.
  • Coordinate with pretreatment staff on the licensing and permitting of hauled waste carriers.
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.
  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university with major in accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years professional experience in business administration or office management with strong accounting skills, three years of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity.
  • Expert knowledge in computer accounting systems, Microsoft Office, primarily Excel, Word and Outlook, and information management systems.
  • Knowledge of modern principles, practices, and methods of governmental accounting and finance, including budgeting, governmental accounting principles and general bookkeeping practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of all components of accounting office/staff including, but not limited to, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, general ledger, and purchasing.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written, with employees, management, office  staff, Board of Directors and the general public.
  • Ability to work with a high level of confidentiality on sensitive issues related to personnel matters.
  • Organize/prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner; organize own work, set priorities, and meet critical time deadlines.
  • Demonstrate ability to analyze financial data and draw sound conclusions.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
Supervisory Duties:
  • Appraise results
  • Assign work
  • Ensure safety
  • Check work
  • Hiring
  • ID safety issues
  • Discipline
  • Plan work
  • Train
Physical Demands:
  • Carrying/balancing up to 50lbs
  • Lifting up to 50lbs
Environmental Exposures:
  • Airborne particles
  • Biological hazards
  • Chemicals
  • Electrical components
  • Explosives
  • Fumes
  • Odors
  • Temperatures
  • Vibrations

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