Accounting Manager – Payroll (Dallas)

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice, now a part of RGP, has been engaged by an excellent Fortune 500 company to recruit an Accounting Manager – Payroll to join their team, located in Dallas. They are looking for a CPA with Big 4 public accounting and industry experience. The company is growing, has an excellent culture, beautiful facilities, and excellent benefits. They are offering a very competitive salary and the opportunity for upward mobility.


This position will be responsible for managing a team of 2-3 senior Accountants and will oversee multiple business units’ day-to-day functions. This position will also be responsible for various general ledger procedures, including month end close, journal entry, and account reconciliation review and preparation, variance analysis, and internal reporting. This role will support group deliverables and compliance with external auditors, internal SOX requirements, and internal audit. This role supports multiple business units across multiple locations; strong communication skills will be necessary to support multiple internal customers. This role will be challenged to seek, propose, and drive process improvements across its areas of responsibilities.


Minimum Requirements

5+ years accounting experience

Critical Skills
• 5+ years general ledger accounting experience
• SAP or other large ERP experience
• Strong experience with reporting and variance analysis
• Strong analytical skills in reviewing trend data and exception recognition
• Strong experience creating and analyzing large amounts of data
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Intermediate to Advanced MS Excel (v-lookups, pivots, functions)
• Ability to engage and influence multi-level staff up to executive management
• Thorough knowledge and understanding of US GAAP principles and internal control environments

Additional Knowledge & Skills
• Previous public accounting experience preferred
• MS Access, SQL or other database experience
• Contract interpretation and analysis experience
• Experience working in a team environment
• Process improvement exposure preferred
• Adaptable to changing environment/technology

4-year degree in accounting or related field


· CPA required


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 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: 

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 21:00

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