Accounting Specialist in Providence at CBIZ

Date Posted: 11/9/2022

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Job Description

With over 100 offices and nearly 6,000 associates in major metropolitan areas and suburban cities throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers top-level financial and employee business services to organizations of all sizes, as well as individual clients, by providing national-caliber expertise combined with highly personalized service delivered at the local level.

CBIZ has been honored to be the recipient of several national recognitions: 

  • Top 101 2021 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation
  • 2022 Top Workplaces USA
  • 2021 America's Best Mid-Size Employers
  • 2021 Best and Brightest Companies in Wellness
  • 2022 Great Place to Work Certification

CBIZ & MHM New England (formerly CBIZ Tofias) is part of the 10th largest accounting, tax, and advisory services provider in the nation. Our two New England offices are located in Boston and Providence and have over 240 people, including over 40 Managing Directors. We uniquely combine national resources with local decision-making by experienced, New England-based professionals who are dedicated to strengthening our clients' financial positions. Our specialists, skilled in accounting and auditing, tax, and a range of consulting services, are dedicated to supporting the growth and success of our clients. We serve private and public companies in more than a dozen industries; sophisticated not-for-profit organizations; and high net worth individuals and family groups. 

We are looking for a motivated team player who is interested in learning various aspects of internal corporate accounting. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who would like to be in the accounting profession without the long hours associated with public accounting. This role is ideal for someone who is just beginning their accounting career and wants to gain hands-on experience.

Essential Functions and Primary Duties

  • Learn and assist with various internal accounting processes as needed including billing, collections, payables, intercompany, expense report approval, and general ledger accounting
  • Review employee timesheets for accuracy and completeness
  • Reconcile lists of clients and their affiliates so that auditor independence workpapers are kept up to date
  • Work as a backup to our CRM Specialist setting up new client accounts
  • Perform various ad-hoc reporting upon request
  • Other responsibilities as needed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or pursuing an accounting major, preferred
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Excel
  • Client service mindset, meaning a spirit of cooperation and a positive “can do” attitude
  • Professional telephone manner and office demeanor
  • Strong attention to detail; ability to take initiative and to work well under pressure
  • Ability to work in team environment as well as independently/remotely

Minimum Qualifications Required

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor’s Degree or two years of experience on a specialized subject matter
  • Must maintain current required licenses and certifications relevant to field of expertise
  • Demonstrates the ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally
  • Effective customer service skills
  • Proficient use of applicable technology
  • Ability to work in team environment as well as independently
  • Ability to analyze and prioritize multiple responsibilities


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