RSM is currently seeking a Consulting Manager with a strong accounting consulting background and CFO/Controller skill-set to serve our clients on an interim/project basis. As part of our Finance Transformation Consulting Practice, you will be able to draw from your experience and knowledge to conduct Rapid Assessment studies for clients to improve their businesses by providing services such as IT and financial procedure and control documentations and assessments, process improvement, financial transformation, and policy and procedure design and optimization.
All engagements involve the analysis, development and documentation of improvement opportunities, and may include implementation and training components. All engagements require process analysis, project management skills and the ability to work in collaborative teams, primarily at client locations.
This position will be directly involved with relationship management and onsite client projects within our local markets, including demonstrating RSM capabilities related to accounting and information technology outsourcing services and deliverable solutions.
This practice line is exciting, growing and offers tremendous career opportunity. This is ideal for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity within the security of a well-established firm.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting; CPA preferred
Minimum 8 - 12+ years of experience in a public accounting or consulting firm providing consulting or accounting services, - or relevant CFO / Controller related business experience
Experience consulting with accounting, financial, operational, technology and other management personnel to improve their businesses
Experience with operational process reviews and basic internal control requirements
Demonstrated ability to work independently to gather facts, organize data, analyze financial statements and other financial data to identify relevant issues and support findings
Expertise, knowledge and aptitude for developing and delivering accounting and technology services solutions
Expertise in analyzing and applying Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") in developing creative solutions to client's complex financial problems
Experience with practice development and management, marketing and thought leadership resulting in new business relationships to the Firm
Experience in managing client relationships and leveraging them to sell Firm solutions
Ability to effectively manage overall client relationships to exceed client expectations in a sophisticated large consulting or accounting firm environment
Ability to provide effective communication to both client and project team
Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with centers of influence and professionals
Ability to break complex issues into project steps and problem solve
Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to articulate, write and present information in a clear and understandable manner
Ability to travel 30-50%
Master's Degree in business or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred
Strong technology skill-set, including systems management or implementation experience
Motivated to work and contribute in a fast-paced, team-oriented, client focused environment
Natural aptitude for solving problems
Self-starter who can work independently with minimal supervision
Driven to exceed client expectations
Ability to balance multiple priorities
Presents themselves in a professional manor interacting with business owners