We are partnering with an excellent client to help them find an Accounting Manager for their team. This role does not require previous management experience, so it's a great opportunity for a Senior Accountant to grow in their career. This position manage the month-end close process and be involved with a broad range of technical accounting topics. Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) are required, along with strong analytical, problem-solving, and research skills. You must also have the ability to coordinate and manage multiple projects, be proactive, deadline-focused, detail oriented and highly organized.Requirements:
Manage month-end accounting close process, ensuring accuracy and timely completion.
Develop, communicate, and implement corporate-wide accounting policies in accordance with existing and emerging GAAP guidance composed by the various financial accounting governing bodies and governmental regulatory agencies.
Thorough understanding of US GAAP accounting standards and how applied at the company.
Assess current accounting practices and procedures and make recommendations for improvements.
Monitoring and analyzing accounting data, including timely completion of monthly account reconciliations.
Assist with quarterly and annual audit requirements and work with external auditors regarding accounting topics and processes.
Supervise staff comprised of one Senior and one Staff Accountant.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification
4+ years of progressive accounting experience, including public accounting experience (Big 4 Preferred)
Strong technical accounting skills, with excellent writing skills
Experience with US GAAP accounting standards, including the ability to assess, analyze and thoroughly document accounting processes
Critical thinking and problem-solving skills, with high attention to detail
Ability to multi-task and drive closure to open issues
Certified Public Accountant
Complex Problem Solving
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles