Job Order ID: 3055
Employment Type: Permanent
Job Location: New York New York
Target Salary:

Job Function:

  • Be a trusted advisor to public and private clients to assist with accounting, financial reporting and internal control matters
  • Strengthen client relationships and generate additional engagement opportunities through excellent quality, timely execution and a strategic approach to service delivery
  • Supervise, coach and mentor all levels of staff. Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback and training. Develop and communicate workplace culture and code of conduct
  • Provide technical accounting advice, prepare detailed calculations and manage projects such as:
    • Revenue Recognition and related costs (ASC 606 and ASC 340-40)
    • Leases
    • Current Expected Credit Losses (CECL)
    • Stock-based compensation
    • Derivatives and hedging
    • Business combinations
    • Foreign currencies
    • Equity
    • Earnings per share
    • Capitalization of internal use software and website development costs
  • Assist clients with the accounting and reporting aspects of transactions including acquisitions, equity, and debt etc.
  • Assist clients with all financial and reporting aspects of an IPO
  • Assist clients in complying with SEC financial reporting requirements (10Ks, 10Qs and other filings)
  • Assist with drafting private and public company financial statements
  • Assist clients in preparing for and completing audits, and liaising with the auditors
  • Perform data interrogation and analytics to assist in the above areas.
  • Assist clients with internal controls related matters, including design, implementation, testing, and remediation

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to Indeed-Accounting@whitecapsearch.com, call 646.813.3001, or apply online.

Requirements:

  • 5-13 years of public accounting or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience in managing and supervising teams
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification
  • Strong and up-to-date technical knowledge of US GAAP accounting standards
  • Experience in researching and clearly documenting accounting issues and applicable accounting standards
  • Ability to read complex documents, synthesize and summarize important facts
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite especially Excel
  • Ability to think creatively, problem solve and work independently on multiple engagements
  • Proven experience in managing client relationships
  • Ability to manage and motivate teams with team members at all levels
  • Strong on-the-job training skills and a desire to teach
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, team environment
  • Good project and time management skills
  • Good presentation skills and an ability to explain complex issues clearly and succinctly
  • Experience in financial reporting and SEC requirements of IPOs an advantage
  • Knowledge of IT systems such as Workiva, Netsuite, RevPro an advantage
  • Knowledge of IFRS or other international accounting standards an advantage