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Position Opening: Senior Accountant

Title: Senior Accountant

Location: Southborough, MA

Block Engineering, located in Southborough, Massachusetts (greater Boston metro area), develops and sells Quantum Cascade Laser and Fourier Transform Infrared based spectrometers for the identification and detection of gases, liquids and solids. Block has been a leader in research, safety, security, and defense for decades.

Block is currently seeking an experienced, detail-oriented Senior Accountant to join our growing organization. This position will be handling some of the accounting operations, ensuring compliance with GAAP, corporate policies and external audits. The Senior Accountant will report to the Controller.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Inventory management and valuation: timely accounting for labor and material variance, scraps, COGS, processing adjustments in the financial records
  • Accounts Receivable: generation of invoices for commercial and government contracts, follow up on payments, etc.
  • Fixed Asset/government property/software license – tracking and manage depreciation schedules
  • Government contracts (DOD) and R&D projects tracking
  • Government contracts – indirect rates tracking
  • Manage intercompany transactions and allocations
  • Process some of the Accounts Payable invoices, credit card statements and expense reports
  • Assist with payroll functions, month end closing
  • Registration with new states for withholding, sales tax and other taxes as required by law and filing the required quarterly or annual reports
  • Other Ad-hoc projects

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Manufacturing industry experience is required
  • Bachelors in Accounting with cost accounting experience
  • 5+ years of accounting experience
  • Experience with Inventory management, asset management, AP, AR and payroll
  • Experience with government contracts, DCAA will be a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Multi-company experience is a plus

To apply, please email resumes to Dan at careers@blockeng.com. Thank you for your interest.

Contact Us

For over 60 years, Block Engineering has been a leader in chemical detection and gas analysis technology.

We welcome the opportunity to speak with you about our Quantum Cascade Laser and FTIR products.

Block Engineering
132 Turnpike Road
Southborough, MA 01772
Phone: (508) 251-3100
Fax: (508) 251-3171