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Senior Associate - Philadelphia

  • Location:

    Philadelphia

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    US$90000 - US$130000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Katarina O'Connor

  • Contact email:

    Katarina.OConnor@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-072022-175161_1663598772

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-19

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Work with many of the nation's largest corporations completing important financial and accounting projects of critical strategic significance. Invest your time in tackling unique, challenging and one-of-a-kind Accounting & Finance projects inside the walls of Fortune 1000 companies and other large organizations. Initial Public Offering (IPO) readiness, mergers and acquisitions, carve-outs…we have it all and more.

Professional Attributes

* High energy and enthusiasm, with a strong commitment to exceeding client expectations.
* Flexibility and openness to work on a variety of assignments, industries, and roles.
* Ability to learn quickly, make an immediate impact, and provide value-added service to our clients.
* Strong communication & interpersonal skills, displaying the ability to connect and build relationships with clients, firm leadership, & peers.
* Confidence in professional aptitude and ability to effectively convey skills, knowledge, and qualifications to clients.
* Team player with a strong desire to be an active, long-term participant in the growth of the local office and Firm overall.
* Entrepreneurial spirit and belief in the opportunities that Siegfried offers.
* Interest and passion to get involved in other professional experiences such as Business Development and Recruiting.

Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • External auditors from large CPA firms with 2+ years of experience, including at least one busy season as a senior
  • Combo candidates with external audit and corporate accounting and/or finance experience at a large public corporation are also considered
  • CPA or progression towards preferred
  • Corporate accounting and/or finance experience at a large public corporation is a plus but not required.
  • Excellent analytical, technical, and auditing skills including proficiency in U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Financial Accounting Services Board (FASB) rules and standards.
  • Strong computer desktop skills required. Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (i.e., macros, pivot tables, etc.) desirable.
  • Demonstrated career progression and job stability.

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