Financial Risk – Compliance Analyst (Irving)

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice, now a part of RGP, has been engaged by an excellent Fortune 500 company to recruit a Financial Risk – Compliance Analyst to join their team, located in Irving. They are looking for a polished candidate with 4 years’ audit experience in public accounting or large industry. Must be comfortable giving presentations in meetings, have advanced Excel, and be a CPA or CPA candidate. The company is growing, and has a great culture, beautiful environment, and excellent benefits. Base salary is competitive, there is room for upward mobility and the position has great work/life balance.


This position is responsible for supporting the integrity and accuracy of financial information through the review of account reconciliations and journal entries. 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. There will be considerable interface with general accounting staff members, various departmental managers, and controllers. This role will be challenged to seek, propose, and drive process improvements across its areas of responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities:
• Review account reconciliations and journal entries based upon understanding of risks. Review accounts with various accounting teams during monthly meetings.
• Ensure issues and associated root causes are understood and well defined. Facilitate obtaining action plans for issues noted and follow up on resolution as necessary.
• Develop executive summary reporting to effectively communicate review results to Controllers and Chief Accounting Officer. Ensure accuracy and completeness of reporting provided.
• Seek opportunities to enhance reporting/analytical tools and to optimize use of existing systems.
• Support administration of Blackline including maintenance, user support, accounting data verification, new accounts assignments, and workflow launch management.


Minimum Requirements
4+ years accounting experience

Critical Skills
• General ledger accounting experience
• Solid knowledge and application of accounting principles, practices and systems
• Attention to detail and strong analytical skills
• Strong experience with large amounts of data, reporting, exception recognition and variance analysis
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Intermediate to Advanced knowledge of MS Excel
• Ability to engage multi-level staffs up to executive management

Additional Knowledge & Skills
• Previous public accounting experience preferred
• MS Access, SQL or other database experience
• SAP or other large ERP experience
• Experience working in a team environment
• Adaptable to changing environment/technology
• Ability to handle and prioritize multiple initiatives simultaneously
• Process improvement exposure preferred

4-year degree in accounting or related field or equivalent experience

CPA or on track for 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, 04/01/2018 - 22:00

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