Why would I want this job?

The position will be primarily responsible for reviewing M&A related transactions and providing guidance for purposes of compliance with GAAP and company policies.  Additionally, the individual will assist with the SEC filings (10-Q and 10-K).

What would I be doing?

  • Performs initial reviews of contracts, deal documents and diligence materials to advise Corporate Development of accounting implications of M&A related transactions
  • Liaison with Corporate Development, Legal and Tax regarding deal structure for acquisitions and dispositions, and the related accounting implications
  • Review initial and subsequent accounting for all Company acquisitions and dispositions
  • Research transaction related and other GAAP accounting issues and summarize proposed treatment
  • Review and/or perform due diligence work on potential acquisitions
  • Preparation of quarterly transaction summaries
  • Assist in preparing and updating corporate accounting policies
  • Prepare various schedules required for periodic reporting
  • Assist in the preparation of information included in SEC filings (10-Q and 10-K)
  • Work with external auditors on quarterly reviews and year-end audit
  • Mentor and develop team members

What would make me qualified?

  • Accounting degree and CPA certification or CPA in process
  • 2-4 years’ experience, preferably in Big 4 public accounting
  • Transaction services or deal experience a plus, but not required
  • Corporate environment experience, a plus
  • Good work ethic and passionate about achieving results to deliver high-quality work
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Solid organization and detail orientation skills – will need to track own progress on several monthly tasks
  • Advanced Word and Excel skills
  • Hyperion and Workiva experience, a plus