Senior Accountant

Company Name Quonset Development Corporation
Location North Kingstown
Date Posted March 8, 2019
Job Type Full-time



  • Oversee all aspects of the day to day accounting for accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Process bi-weekly payroll using a cloud-based payroll service
  • Perform the month-end close process including posting journal entries, reconciliation of bank statements, and preparing financial statements
  • Maintain accurate Federal and State grant information, requests, and reports
  • Record, maintain, and reconcile fixed assets inventory and related depreciation accounts
  • Assist in preparation and coordination of year-end audits
  • Provide backup Human Resource functions

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office including a strong proficiency in Excel
  • Knowledge of accounting software applications. Great Plains Accounting preferred
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate flexibility while maintaining attention to detail
  • Demonstrate excellent organizational skills, a proactive work ethic, and accountability
  • Ability to work independently and interact professionally and effectively at all levels
  • Must have the ability to protect confidentiality

Education: Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university majoring in Accounting, Finance, or Business is preferred. Associate’s degree and additional appropriate experience may be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree.

Experience: 3 to 5 years of accounting experience and strong working knowledge of accounting principles. Governmental accounting experience is a plus.

Please send letter of interest and resume by March 22, 2019 to:

Senior Accountant Selection Committee
Quonset Development Corporation
95 Cripe Street
North Kingstown, RI  02852 

Fax (401) 268-9885 or e-mail:

No phone calls please.

QDC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that values diversity.  Registered with the Department of Homeland Security as an E-Verify Employer