Executive Search

Accounting Manager- Special Projects

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice, now a part of RGP, has been engaged by an excellent not-for-profit company to recruit an Accounting Manager – Special Projects to join their team, located in Denver. They are looking for a CPA with Big 4 accounting and industry experience. This position will run all project initiatives for the team and will focus on process improvements. Also this person will be a technical accounting resource for the team. The company is very stable and healthy, has an excellent culture, offers full benefits, and is very generous with holidays/time off. They are offering a competitive salary and discretionary bonus.

Responsibilities: 

The position: The position will assume a leadership role as project manager representing the Accounting function on a number of key corporate projects. In addition, this position will fill in for certain key Accounting roles when staff members are absent or assigned to essential projects.

• Play a key role in managing cross-functional teams and partner with business leaders for accounting/financial system implementations, conversions and upgrades
• Drive process improvements through analytical and problem solving skills, data and process flow mapping, functional business requirement gathering, data extraction and conversion
• Directly manage project delivery from project scoping and definition to successful execution
• Manage day-to-day execution of project implementation: planning, tracking, documentation and status updates for the project to various stakeholders
• Define approach, tools and processes used to support accounting/financial system post implementation
• Manage reporting and resolution of issues, risks and dependencies
• Lead the design, documentation, implementation and continuous improvement of operational policies, processes and systems across the organization
• Translate business problems/requirements into a technology (automated) solution
• Cross-train within the accounting department’s various responsibilities
• Serve as a department resource on technical accounting issues, GAAP and related updates
• Assist other departments and committees as directed by the Assistant Controller or Controller
• Perform other duties as required by the Assistant Controller or Controller

Requirements: 

• Accounting degree / CPA preferred, and /or Big Four experience
• Four to six years’ experience in a staff accounting position
• Project management experience; including actions of developing project plans, authoring project charter, scope, project management approach, management plans, cost estimates, schedule and/or work breakdown
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite / experience with Sage Intacct ideal
• Excellent organizational and communication skills
• Provide objectivity and respect confidences when dealing with sensitive issues

Competencies and Qualifications:
• Self-starter, able to adhere to dead-lines and perform quality work with minimal oversight
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
• Provide objectivity and respect confidences when dealing with sensitive issues
• Analytical
• Organized and detail orientated
• Adaptable
• Creative

Instructions: 

If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact Jennifer Weiss at jweiss@rgp.com and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

On December 4th, 2017, Accretive Solutions was acquired by RGP. This job is an RGP position.

RGP is a professional services firm dedicated to providing people and perspectives to solve business challenges. As a provider of high-value, on-demand solutions aimed at our client’s most critical initiatives, we live and work within our clients' countries, cultures and languages, helping local business leaders and their global operating teams attain strategic objectives.

With experience across many disciplines including, finance and accounting, information management, human capital, supply chain management, legal and internal audit, we help companies address complex situations on the inside of business. Working alongside the client team, we solve problems, execute, and transfer knowledge. In other words, we help get the internal work done, while building the team's capability to change and operate in brand new ways.

RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, RGP is a publicly traded company. Including the operations of Accretive, RGP employs over 3,700 professionals, annually serving over 2,600 clients around the world from 76 practice offices.

Job Date: 

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 21:00

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Technology Risk & Controls Assurance Lead

As a member of the Technology organization, you will be part of the team that serves the needs of The Company, including products and services for personal, business and corporate customers. Our people are at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to teamwork, and we encourage collaboration and innovation to be a smart, customer-focused and solutions-oriented organization.
The Technology Team supports the development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of all banking systems. This team has the expertise and commitment to develop high-quality solutions to meet the needs of a fast-paced and complex operating environment.

Responsibilities: 

• Execute testing assignments of procedures and internal controls in accordance with established project plans and testing programs, ensuring consistent quality in communication, execution, and delivery of objectives
• Document work in accordance with departmental work paper formats
• Keep project lead(s) informed of project statuses and challenges as they arise
• Develop and write-up testing findings for review by testing team management
• As skills develop, take on increasing responsibilities to make independent decisions within the limited scope of the testing assignment

Requirements: 

• The candidate should clearly demonstrate proficiency in evaluating and testing internal controls, assess risks, and in applying audit skills
• 3-5 years’ work experience in IT audit, IT security, or IT projects preferred
• The candidate requires strong analytical skills, the ability to prioritize, and must have solid time management skills
• The candidate must have strong communication skills, both verbal and written, be able to interact with Senior Management, and be able to research industry regulations when necessary
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Accounting, Finance or Business area
• The candidate must be able to learn control testing skills and techniques in a relatively short period of time
• The candidate will be expected to develop overall product knowledge and business unit knowledge of The Company over time
• CISA, CISSP or candidate for certification
• Experience with auditing at least one of the following operating systems: Windows Server, UNIX systems, or IBM Mainframe OS/390
• Effective as both an individual contributor and team player

Instructions: 

If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please submit your resume to chereen.pasha@rgp.com.

Corporate Statement: 

On December 4th, 2017, Accretive Solutions was acquired by RGP. Combining the distinctive talent of our companies allows us to continue to build and assemble teams of game-changers who solve pressing business issues and achieve greater levels of impact for our clients.

RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, RGP is a publicly traded company. RGP employs over 3,700 professionals, annually serving over 2,600 clients around the world from 76 practice offices. RGP has been recognized on multiple occasions by Forbes as one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.

With a long and distinguished history of 25 years’ in executive search, RGP Search has successfully forged strong relationships and partnered with our clients in identifying outstanding executive talent to take their companies to the next level. Leveraging our expertise and deep talent network, RGP Search focuses on attracting top talent on an exclusive and retained basis for your executive and critical leadership positions.

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Wed, 05/09/2018 - 21:00

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