Cost Accountant

Job Description

We are growing quickly and looking to expand our team.

Headwall Photonics is a global leader in the design and manufacturing spectral imaging systems and high performance spectrometer instruments based on diffraction gratings optical technology. Our international customer base spans multiple industries such as remote sensing, advanced machine vision, and medical & biotech – all united by the desire to solve real and meaningful industry problems.

Headwall Photonics is urgently seeking a cost accountant having experience with a variety of tools, methods, and platforms. This position will be located at Headwall's new facility in Bolton, Massachusetts.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the monthly close of the GL including preparation of month end journal entries, accounting reconciliations and analysis

  • Prepare monthly financial statements and related analysis of actual vs. budget results

Required Skills & Experience:

  • BS Degree in Accounting preferred

  • Experience using QuickBooks and Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains)

  • Expert in Excel

  • Experience in cost accounting

  • Experience with EXACT MRP system

  • SBIR accounting exposure is a plus

  • System migration experience a plus as we'll be moving from QuickBooks to Great Plains in the coming year

  • International subsidiary accounting and consolidation experience is a plus 

Headwall Photonics, located in Bolton, Massachusetts, is a leader in the sale of integrated spectral imaging solutions and single/multi-point spectrometers utilizing high performance diffractive optics. Headwall offers its worldwide base of OEM and end-user customers a range of integrated spectroscopy solutions that are designed and manufactured for application-specific performance in the Remote Sensing, Advanced Machine Vision and Government/Defense Markets.

Citizenship Statement: US Citizens only
Agency Statement: No agencies please

Qualified candidates should contact us at, subject line “Cost Accountant”