Accounting Senior Manager

8 - 10 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/24/17
Detroit, MI
8 - 10 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/24/17

What You'll Do/Need

The Accounting Senior Manager is a critical member of the Accounting and Finance team who leads the day-to-day operations of our centralized Accounting team and the monthly close process for multiple entities. This leader will collaborate with business stakeholders to drive process improvements and implement strategic solutions.


  • Lead, develop and coach a team of experienced accounting and finance professionals
  • Oversee and drive improvements to the month-end accounting close process
  • Act as process owner for financial statement analysis for multiple entities
  • Present financial overviews and recommendations to senior leadership
  • As owner of the general ledger, support implementation of a new ERP solution
  • Assist with technical accounting recommendations and review of GAAPfinancial statements
  • Lead year-end audit processes for areas of responsibility
  • Document and implement new accounting policies
  • Lead special projects
  • Ensure control environment provides adequate assurance that financials are reported timely and accurately


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting with CPA certification
  • Eight years of comprehensive accounting and financialexperience
  • Strong leadership skills and passion for continual development
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP and ability to independently research and advise on complex
  • accounting topics
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks/assignments on tight deadlines
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills – ability to effectively connect with peers, internal clients and senior leadership

What’ll Make You Special

  • MBA
  • Experience building and developing accounting teams for large, dynamic organizations
  • Experience with financial system implementations
  • Experience in the mortgage banking industry

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes, and more
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