Accounting Advisory Senior

AP Professionals
September 20, 2019
Rochester, New York
Job Type
Work Hours
8 am-5 pm plus additional hours as needed to meet requirements of the position
Salary Range
$61K - $80K
Street Address
500 Linden Oaks


Due to the expansion of services, our client is seeking to add a senior to their team.  This professional would be project oriented and deal with a variety of accounting functions to help businesses succeed.  This role will vary in nature- tackling technical accounting issues,  transactional support, building new processes, and other projects.  This position interacts directly with internal finance / accounting teams and leaders and requires an ability to work independently and collaboratively.  This is a growth-oriented role that will enhance the professional's own finance / accounting depth and provide future advancement potential.



  • Provide excellent timely client service, deliver high quality work and strengthen client relationships
  • Assist teams in providing technical accounting advice and in preparing detailed calculations in areas such as:
    • Revenue Recognition and related costs (ASC 606 and ASC 340-40)
    • Leases
    • Current Expected Credit Losses (CECL)
    • Stock-based compensation
    • Business combinations
    • Foreign currencies
    • Equity
    • Earnings per share
    • Capitalization of internal use software and website development costs
  • Be part of a team that assists clients with the accounting and reporting aspects of transactions including acquisitions, equity, and debt etc.
  • Be part of a team that assists clients in preparing the financial and reporting aspects of an IPO
  • Assist clients in complying with SEC financial reporting requirements (10Ks, 10Qs and other filings)
  • Support client in quarterly and annual close processes
  • Assist with drafting private and public company financial statements


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), or actively working towards certification



    • 3+ years of public accounting or equivalent experience
    • Up-to-date technical knowledge of US GAAP accounting standards
    • Ability to perform research into, and a desire to expand your technical accounting expertise
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite especially Excel
    • Prior experience in financial reporting and SEC requirements of IPOs an advantage
    • Knowledge of IT systems such as Workiva, Netsuite, RevPro an advantage
    • Knowledge of IFRS or other international accounting standards an advantage


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

• Ability to think creatively, problem solve and work independently
• Detail orientated and a high level of pride in your work
• Proven ability working in a fast-paced, team environment
• Effective interpersonal and communication skills
• Solid written communication skills
• Good presentation skills and an ability to explain accounting issues clearly and succinctly

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