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Accounting Advisory Professionals in Philadelphia, PA at Method3

Date Posted: 3/21/2019

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Job Description

Accounting Advisory Services - Hiring Senior Associates, Managers, Senior Managers, Directors

Talented, ambitious, and entrepreneurial-minded professionals are the life-blood of client company. We are always interested in meeting experienced accounting and finance professionals who are dedicated to excellence and encourage those looking for full-time employment, as well as consulting opportunities, to connect with us.

Client company is a leading operationally-focused finance and accounting consultancy and M&A advisory firm, which provides a myriad of financial, accounting and pre- and post-closing M&A services to small to middle-market public and private companies, private equity firms, investment banks, and accounting firms.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a diverse group of projects, which may include IPO readiness (S-1 drafting and filing), technical accounting and reporting support, business combination support, audit readiness, and other non-routine transaction services
    Prepare annual and quarterly reports on Form 10-K and 10-Q, respectively, as well as current reports on Form 8-K

  • Perform technical accounting research and prepare accounting memos on complex issues such as debt and equity issuances, business combinations, debt modification and extinguishments, collaboration agreements and share-based compensation arrangements

  • Perform work around business combinations, including closing and opening balance sheets, preparation of financial statements for acquired companies, completion of pro forma statements and related financial statement disclosures

  • Implement new accounting standards at clients, including ASC 606, 842, and 326

  • Draft SEC comment letters as well as registration statement updates

  • Interact collaboratively with independently registered accounting firms to ensure effective and efficient audit and review processes

  • Manage client relationships and deliver professional execution of engagements

  • Work on multiple engagements simultaneously, with minimal supervision on specific projects

  •  May be responsible for managing a small group of individuals on specific projects

Qualifications

  • At least 4-7 years of experience working in an accounting/ advisory role, with at least 3 years at a Big Four or a large national firm

  • Combination of public accounting and industry experience; balance in both areas highly preferred

  • Professional services background

  • CPA preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree in the Financial/Accounting field from an accredited university

  • Strong current knowledge of GAAP

  • Ability to multi- task between responsibilities, prioritize, and handle multiple requests

  • Strong analytical ability

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills

  • Expertise in Microsoft Excel for the use of data analysis including the use of pivot tables, v lookups, arrays, etc.

  • Must have excellent work habits, including a willingness to work the hours necessary to get the job done, especially when important deadlines cause greater than normal departmental pressures