Manager - Accounting Advisory in Chicago, IL

Crowe   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Legal & Accounting

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

As a Manager in Accounting Advisory on our fun, close-knit Audit Transformation team, you will apply principles of accounting in review and analysis of complex financial transactions for documentation in audit and non-audit engagements.

This is what your work entails:

  • You will review documentation already prepared by field audit personnel for accuracy.
  • Assist in responding to review comments and feedback, information discussion with Firm Personnel and clients regarding complex financial transactions.
  • Continue learning by attending external training and assisting in development of internal training on relevant topics.
  • Develop relationships with other experts within the firm and collaborating with various Firm delivery units such as Assurance Professional Practice, Methodology and Learning.
  • You will gather, organize, analyze data and perform complex mathematical calculations.
  • Prepare work papers to document results of procedures performed for both audit and external accounting advisory engagements.
  • Develop standard procedures and trainings related to complex accounting transactions.
  • Create interpretive guidance for complex accounting transactions for both audit and external accounting advisory engagements. We encourage you to be creative.
  • Draft email communications to the audit practice regarding issues noted and trends with complex accounting advisory in conjunction with the Firm's Assurance Professional Practice.
  • Stay on top of industry developments and publish external articles on complex accounting transactions. We encourage you to become an expert so that you can make a difference at our firm.
  • You will have the opportunity to participate in internal and external speaking engagements on complex accounting matters.


Qualifications

  • Your experience should include 5+ years of recent public accounting external audit and accounting advisory experience.
  • This position requires CPA Certification.
  • Your skills should include a strong understanding of accounting principles related to complex accounting transactions.
  • Must be proficient in researching, analyzing, and documenting technical issues.
  • Detailed understanding of auditing terminology with experience in audit engagements as a manger or higher a plus.
  • Public speaking experience regarding accounting and auditing topics is a plus.
  • We require advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • It is important that you are detail oriented with strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment is key.


Valid Through: 2019-11-12