Charles River CFO · Waltham, Massachusetts
Department Charles River CFO
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Compensation $25-$30 per hour

Charles River CFO is currently hiring a part-time (mostly) remote bookkeeper to join our team and provide strategic accounting support to our portfolio of clients. The ideal candidate will be available 20-30 hours per week. Although someone from the Greater Boston area is highly preferred, the work is primarily remote.


CRCFO is a 20-year-old established finance and accounting outsourcing firm sustained by a positive work culture. We put our people first, work in a collaborative team environment, and provide the support you need to deliver excellent service. Your work will be meaningful and fulfilling, supporting clients across various industries from startups to succession.



  • Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process
  • Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct day book, suppliers ledger, customer ledger, and general ledger
  • Bring the books to the trial balance stage
  • Perform partial checks of the posting process
  • Complete tax forms
  • Enter data, maintain records and create reports and financial statements
  • Process accounts receivable/payable and handles payroll in a timely manner

Requirements and skills

  • 3+ years of bookkeeping experience
  • Solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting payable/receivable principles
  • Proven ability to calculate, post, and manage accounting figures and financial records
  • Data entry skills along with a knack for numbers
  • Proficiency in Quickbooks and 
  • Customer service orientation
  • A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • A BS degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration preferred

About Us

Charles River CFO provides fractional and interim CFO, accounting, tax, HR, and recruiting services.  As a leading finance and accounting outsourcing (FAO) service provider, we work with emerging, middle-market, and publicly-traded companies in the life sciences, high technology, manufacturing, professional services, and nonprofit industries. We offer start-up and emerging companies a complete accounting and finance function while augmenting existing capabilities at large multinational corporations.     


Charles River CFO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and our staff represents a diverse group of individuals with a wide range of interests and backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, and other characteristic protected by law.

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  • Location
    Waltham, Massachusetts
  • Department
    Charles River CFO
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $25-$30 per hour