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.

Responsibilities

  • 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

Requirements

  • 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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