Staff Accountant

Lakeside Software, Inc.

Boston, Massachusetts

Date Posted January 12, 2022
Industry Accounting
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


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Staff Accountant

6200 - Finance

Lakeside Software is a leader in digital employee experience – enabling companies to deliver an incredible digital experience for their employees by holistically monitoring and proactively improving end user experience. Recognized by Forrester as a Leader in their most recent New Wave for End User Experience Management, we are growing rapidly and scaling our business operations to take advantage of the growing market opportunity.


Reporting to the Controller, the Accountant will assist in performing general accounting operations in a fast-paced technology company environment. The role provides significant growth opportunity as it encompasses day to day accounting duties as well as involvement on several project-based initiatives. The successful candidate will work with AR/AP, expense management, maintaining monthly closing procedures, coordination and/or preparation of reconciliations, coordination of financial reporting with multiple subsidiaries in different currencies, and Balance Sheet and Income Statement analysis.


  • Perform AP, AR, and expense reimbursement processes
  • Administer Expensify expense report system and Egencia travel management platform
  • Assist with payroll preparation for US based employees
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts, as assigned, including cash, prepaids, fixed assets, accruals
  • Perform month-end close activities, including proposing adjusting journal entries
  • Assist with the annual audit process including both the readiness and execution, including preparation of supporting audit schedules
  • File sales and use tax returns
  • Perform special projects as required


  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Accounting or Finance
  • 0-2 years of professional General Accounting experience
  • Strong attention to detail and advanced MS Excel skills are a must
  • Must be able to work independently in a fast paced, high technology environment
  • Ability to work and communicate as a team but own your tasks with minimal supervision
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills

Employment Details

Hours: Full Time

Office or Work from Home: Hybrid or Work from home

Location: Boston, MA

Lakeside Software is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Lakeside does not make hiring or employment decisions on any basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or prohibited by Company policy.