Advise fast growing companies and well-known enterprises (both publicly traded and privately held) on a wide variety of projects including: IPO preparation, transaction support, carve-outs and/or spin-offs, audit readiness, and new accounting pronouncements.
Engage with clients and colleagues on technical accounting and control-related issues to provide research guidance and give recommendations for potential solutions.
Create and deliver presentations on technical concepts, project work plans, delivery approach, milestones, and results to client stakeholders.
Review team progress to ensure compliance with work program and professional standards.
Educate internal and external audiences on Accounting & Transaction Services best practices.
Identify, design and implement creative business solutions to continually improve the firm’s methodology and approach.
Establish credibility as a trusted advisor.
Manage client relationships with an eye toward identifying and closing on new business opportunities.
Actively participate in career development activities and technical training of staff.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
8+ years of recent professional services experience (public accounting or advisory firm) strongly preferred; directly relevant financial reporting and internal controls experience with a publicly held/Fortune 500 organization may be considered in its place.
Strong knowledge of SEC reporting, U.S. GAAP and SOX controls.
Demonstrated knowledge of accounting/audit practices, procedures and reporting standards.