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Accounting Manager

Accounting Manager

Job Description

Accounting Manager or Senior Accountant
Accounting, Finance, Audit Professional

If you are seeking a new challenge and opportunity after a few years at a Big 4 or Mid-Tier CPA firm, but are not sure what you may enjoy long-term in private industry, then this company may be for you. Or perhaps you have worked in a CPA firm and have already transitioned into the private industry in the Accounting/Finance field, but would like more excitement and variety. Then this may be the opportunity and company you are seeking. We are a National firm with over 200 plus employees in all of the major US cities with opportunities in Accounting, Finance, Financial Consulting, Audit for Fortune 1000 companies in Entertainment, Financial Services etc.

PLEASE NOTE: This is not a typical audit compliance opportunity. You will be able to broaden your experience, background and exposure to opportunities you would not have in public accounting and private industry.

The client firm provides high-caliber, experienced accounting and finance professionals to assist clients with critical financial work. Typical types of services include Corporate Accounting and Finance Support, Transaction Support, Internal Controls and Special Projects as directed by our clients.
The client firm hires Accounting and Finance professionals at various levels based on number of years of experience and types of skills and qualifications. 

Accounting Professionals (Senior External Auditors) with 3-6 years (2+ years public accounting plus 2+ years corporate accounting experience ideal). Must have Public Accounting experience from a Big 4 or Mid-Tier Firm for at least 2 years.

Job Requirements

Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications

- Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance (CPA and/or MBA, combined with solid accounting experience will be considered in lieu of Undergraduate degree in Accounting)

- CPA a must or working towards the licensing process

- 3-6 years of diverse accounting experience; at least 2 busy seasons in external audit with a Big 4 or national CPA firm (external audit of public/Fortune 1000 clients) plus corporate accounting and/or finance experience at a large ($1B+ revenues/Fortune 1000) public corporation.

- Strong general accounting knowledge - General Ledger, Financial/SEC Reporting, Consolidations, Financial Analysis, Controllership, etc.

- Excellent analytical, technical, and auditing skills including proficiency in U.S. GAAP and FASB rules and standards

- Training and/or experience with IFRS a plus

- ERP/Financial Performance Management Software user experience preferred. Desirable systems include: JD Edwards, SAP (including Business Warehouse), Oracle, Hyperion, Essbase, Peoplesoft

- Strong computer desktop skills required. Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (i.e., macros, pivot tables, etc.) desirable

- High energy and enthusiasm, with a strong commitment to exceeding client expectations

- Flexibility and openness to work on a variety of assignments, industries, and roles

- Ability to learn quickly, make an immediate impact, and provide value-added service to our clients

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, displaying the ability to connect and build relationships with clients, firm leadership, and peers

- Confidence in professional aptitude and ability to effectively convey skills, knowledge, and qualifications to clients

- Team player with a strong desire to be an active, long-term participant in the growth of the local office and Firm overall

- Flexibility to consider travel assignments

- Entrepreneurial spirit and belief in the opportunities that the firm offers

- Interest and passion to get involved in other professional experiences such as Business Development and Recruiting

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Job Snapshot

Base Pay $70,000.00 - $80,000.00 /Year
Other Pay Plus Bonus Potential
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience 3 to 6 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation Yes
Industry Accounting - Finance, Consulting
Required Travel Up to 25%
Job ID BHJOB1315_386
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Accounting Manager

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