Sr Director of Technical Accounting

Accretive Solutions is a fast-paced, entrepreneurial professional services organization with offices across the United States. To accelerate our projected growth, we are recruiting a Sr. Director of Technical Accounting for our Mountain View or San Francisco office.

Join our team and be part of a growing and successful professional services firm providing consulting in the areas of accounting and finance, business technology, and enterprise governance with local offices in Northern California.


• This position will be responsible for serving as a technical accounting advisor to both our internal team and our clients.
• Assist clients and consultants with technical accounting issues including detailed review of contracts and transactions for accounting implications and compliance with GAAP.
• Consultation and research will require an emphasis on SEC reporting, equity accounting, purchase accounting, restructurings, and impairments. A solid understanding of revenue recognition is also helpful.
• Assist clients with SEC reporting, including IPO and secondary offering support, 10-K and 10-Q filings, and mergers and acquisitions.
• Develop and provide training seminars to consultants on recent accounting pronouncements, SEC reporting regulations, and emerging issues.
• Provide guidance in maintaining the company’s intranet site which serves as a resource to consultants in researching accounting issues and best practices.


• Controller level or above
• Minimum of 8 years of experience
• CPA with Big 4 experience (manager or higher level preferred)
• Public accounting and private industry experience
• Extensive, up-to-date Technical Accounting knowledge
• Comprehensive SEC reporting and accounting policy experience
• Revenue Recognition, including multiple-element arrangements and contract analysis (hands-on and can manage the process)
• Stock-based compensation, experience with Liability vs. Equity issues a plus
• Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
• Ability to research various technical accounting issues,
propose appropriate treatments, and discuss at audit-partner level
• Master’s degree in Accounting preferred

Job Date: 

Wed, 07/19/2017 (All day)

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