Accountant - Fidelity Resume Program

Job Locations US-MA-Boston
Return-to-Work Program


Making a decision to return to work can be exciting and scary all at the same time. We get it 100% - many of us at reacHIRE are returners, too!!  And, we believe meaningful relationships formed along the way back to work should be built on communication and trust. Which is why our team of Program Managers are here to listen to your unique story and help you take the best next steps toward your next opportunity.We are excited to partner with Fidelity Investments  for a 6-month return-to-work program starting in June 2023. This program is hybrid and requires participants to be in the office at least 1 week per month.


If you are a professional returning to work after a 2+ year career break or worked in part time or independent contractor roles, this could be the perfect opportunity! reacHIRE is invested in helping professionals return with confidence; providing the resources and support needed via Program Managers who will help guide and navigate the entire process alongside you. 


We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting amazing Returners, so please don’t hesitate to apply - we’d love to hear from you.



We are currently seeking a qualified, knowledgeable Accounting Professional that will be a key contributor providing accounting support and reporting. You will be responsible for performing accounting and financial reporting activities in relevant teams and have responsibilities working with business and finance partners to ensure accuracy of the financials.


An ideal candidate would be highly analytical with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced and highly complex organization. S/he will be responsible for the general ledger of these entities and ensuring that strong controls are maintained through quality, well documented account reconciliations. They will partner with Finance senior leaders, Business leaders, Controllers, and other finance organizations. They should also have the flexibility and the skill to both lead and contribute to their teams, providing excellent accounting support and advice to the business unit.


  • Work closely with finance, accounting, and business partners to ensure transactions are accurately reflected in our financials
  • Actively participate in month end accounting close activities, such as preparing journal entries, account reconciliations, and performing variance analysis
  • Provide well written financial commentary on monthly results and present these results during financial reporting reviews
  • Assist in the annual audit process with external auditors, including the preparation of financial statements and audit schedules
  • Assist in responding to inquiries from management, auditors, financial controls program members and regulatory agencies
  • Participate in the development and completion of special projects


You’ll Be a Great Fit If You Have/Are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years of relevant accounting experience
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles, financial reporting, and internal controls
  • Experience preparing GAAP financial statements
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft products (Excel & Word)
  • Experience with, or demonstrated ability to learn, complex financial systems and multi-dimensional reporting tools (e.g. Investran, Oracle, Essbase, Power BI, Yardi)
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills and the ability to interact effectively and confidently with all levels of management and various groups
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to work independently in today’s remote work environment and adhere to established deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, independently research, resolve issues, and manage ambiguity.
  • A multi-tasker! Excel at meeting tight deadlines independently.
  • Focused on details while maintaining a broad view of business objectives.
  • Ability to understand complex organizational/ownership structures.
  • Ability to understand the importance of confidentiality when working with sensitive information


It's An Added Bonus If You Have:

  • A CPA 
  • Financial services industry experience



How Your Work Impacts the Organization

We believe that diversity in background and experience will foster an engaging work environment for our employees. We recognize the value that employees’ differences can contribute to the forward-thinking and strong future of our company. This ultimately enables us to deliver better outcomes and support for our associates and customers. As an accounting function, our mission is to drive outstanding business performance and improve the long-term value of the Firm. People who are phenomenal cultural fits demonstrate curiosity to learn, step up and take the lead, take ownership of their projects, and thrive by sharing knowledge.

About reacHIRE

reacHIRE is changing the trajectory for individuals in the workplace by partnering with forward-thinking companies. reacHIRE believes a career break shouldn't be a career breaker. At the end of the program, you may be eligible for full-time or extended contracting work, but it is not guaranteed. Either way, you’ll become part of the reacHIRE team, join with a cohort of fellow Returners, and we will provide 360-degree support via Aurora, along with a dedicated Program Manager to ensure your success every step of your journey back to work!


Our return-to-work program participants come from all walks of life, and so do we. At reacHIRE, the sum of our individual differences, life experiences, and self-expression is what makes us great. Be you and reach higher!


Please note:

  • reacHIRE will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments in order to complete the application or interview process. For assistance with your application please contact: Sarah White at
  • reacHIRE is unable to sponsor program participants for the duration of our return-to-work programs.


What’s great about working at Fidelity Investments?

At Fidelity, we are passionate about making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want! We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive work environment where we respect and value our associates for their unique perspectives and experiences. For information about working at Fidelity, visit Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.


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