Junior Staff Accountant – Essex, MA

The full-time accounting position is a very hands-on role with exposure to many facets of the business. This is a great opportunity for internal growth within the C&M accounting department and is based in C&M’s Essex, MA office.


  • Manage all aspects of Accounts receivable – Customer invoicing in close coordination with project managers and controller.
  • Assist accounts payable staff to receive, enter and pay all vendor invoices ensuring proper coding/job allocation and approval are attained.
  • Record all month end close entries.
  • Assist Controller with daily cash management.
  • Maintain financial reports, records, and general ledgers.
  • Special projects as needed.
  • Assist Controller with additional financial activities of the company.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred.
  • 1-3 years of accounting experience.
  • Construction industry knowledge and job costing experience preferred.
  • Strong computer skills including MS office and proficiency with Microsoft Excel.
  • Proficient in QuickBooks.
  • Corecon experience a plus.
  • Strict attention to detail, highly organized and efficient.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently, and meet deadlines.
  • Interest and ability to work effectively in a growth-oriented company.

C&M offers a competitive salary and bonus structure, plus PTO, health and retirement benefit options.


Established in 1996, Carpenter & MacNeille designs, restores and builds award-winning homes throughout the Greater Boston region, New England and beyond. Built on a legacy of unmatched client service, C&M offers architecture, interior design, construction, custom woodworking and property services.

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