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Accounting Manager - CPA required

Thomas Edwards Group Frisco, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $80,000 to $110,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

Our fast-growing client Frisco is looking for an Accounting Manager with strong technical accounting skills.

  • Key Responsibilities
    • Closing of books – drive the detailed procedures of the close process, review close work of Staff Accountant and team leads, reduce the close cycle and improve efficiencies
    • Monthly close process across several entities – responsible for certain journal entries, accruals, allocations, various balance sheet reconciliations
    • AR and AP reporting
    • Assist with consolidations on a monthly basis
    • Assist with revenue recognition under ASC 606 – calculate/record adjustments
    • Assist with technical accounting research, assist in developing new accounting policies
    • Treasury – cash movements, processing payment files to bank
    • Reporting – assist with creating certain internal reports, generating financial statements and footnotes for external audited financial statements
    • Interface with external auditors
    • Participate in system developments, testing, enhancements
    • Ad hoc projects and analyses
  • Required Skills / Experience
    • Strong understanding of US GAAP (beyond bookkeeping principles)
    • Good understanding of business principles
    • Good understanding of internal controls; ability to evaluate/improve internal controls
    • Good Excel skills, experience in creating analyses in Excel is required
    • Analytical, inquisitive mind with affinity for numbers and metrics
    • Problem solving attitude
    • Strong willingness to learn and work hard
    • Willingness to perform original work in addition to review work of others
    • Must be dedicated and willing to work the hours necessary to meet monthly close deadlines
    • Outgoing personality with ability to interact with others, ask insightful and thorough questions
    • Commitment to treat financial information confidentially
    • Good understanding of ERP systems is preferred
    • System development experience is preferred
  • Years of Experience
    • 5+ years experience in accounting-related position is required or 3+ years in public accounting (auditing)
  • Level of Education
    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required (4 year program)
    • Licensed CPA
  • Travel
    • Minimal travel (2-3 weeks per year), ability to travel internationally required
  • Reports to Corporate Controller

Thomas Edwards Group

Thomas Edwards Group is a Dallas-based executive search firm specializing in the direct hire and project placement of accounting and financial professionals in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. We have been in business for 22 years and are consistently ranked as one of the top contingent fee search firms in Dallas (Dallas Business Journal). We’ve also been recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” numerous times by the Dallas Business Journal. Our business is on the rise and we are looking to add a few top-notch professionals to our growing firm.

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