Senior Project Accountant

New York, New York
2 months ago
Full time role



Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Job Description

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 


Due to growth, Nexamp is seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to join its Project Accounting team. We are open to applicants in Boston, Chicago, and New York. This role will be tied to any of our hub offices.  This position will report to the Director, Accounting and will be responsible for month end functions, reporting and other ad-hoc projects. This position will be primarily focused on building out third party financial reporting services, but will also be a hybrid role between accounting & finance for internal reporting. This individual will have the opportunity for future growth and development amongst a group of high achieving and fun professionals. We are seeking a driven, dedicated, and enthusiastic professional to join our dynamic team.


Responsible for the execution and performance of accounting and finance activities, including, but not limited to:

  • Assist with the reporting and general accounting of the corporate and project companies, which includes (but not limited to) preparing financials (balance sheet, P&L, equity statement and cash flow statement), maintaining monthly schedules and covenant calculations and recording and/or approving journal entries.
  • Prepare and assist in the creation of financing packages to lenders and monitor other financial reporting requirements for both projects in construction and fully operating projects.
  • Maintain budget-to-actuals for all projects on a monthly and quarterly basis.
  • Assist and own tasks related to the implementation of processes relating to the ERP system.
  • Assist and cross-train other staff accountants.
  • Prepare ad hoc reports for management – including various department requests.
  • Prepare annual audit schedules, support, and interfaces with auditors and tax teams for third party services.
  • Support reporting and analysis of monthly and quarterly results.
  • Collaboratively work with various business units to gather information and build a strong understanding of contractual obligations for various portfolios
  • Assist with sales tax filing requirements
  • Additional projects as assigned


Ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, results-oriented and operate well in a collaborative, team environment. The ideal candidate should be prepared for increased responsibilities as they relate to the role and in a rapidly growing company.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Minimum 3 years of Public Accounting experience preferred, or mix of industry experience.
  • Strict attention to detail.
  • Solid understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and the ability to do research to find solutions for accounting issues.
  • Experience with accounting systems; QuickBooks strongly preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the accounting team, executive management and all departments across the organization.
  • Willing and able to adapt to a high energy, fast paced environment.
  • Highly motivated, proactive, and efficient.
  • Robust analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Office and overall computer skills.
  • Enthusiastic and eager to learn and grow.

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application.  We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.


Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!


Please note that the Company requires all individuals in this position to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and remain up to date with COVID-19 vaccine boosters.  Vaccines must be authorized and/or approved by the FDA.  Individuals needing an exemption to this requirement due to medical, disability-related, or religious reasons may request an exemption.  The Company will engage in an interactive process to determine if an exemption to this requirement as a reasonable accommodation is appropriate. 


Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.


Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar ...

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