Manager – Specialized Accounting Services

TITLE Manager – Specialized Accounting Services

LOCATION Grand Rapids, Michigan

STATUS Full Time

TRAVEL Minimal Local Travel

SUMMARY

As a key member of our Specialized Accounting Services team, the position will assume a strategic role in providing a variety of services to our small business clients as well as internal staff. The primary day-to-day responsibilities will involve providing accounting and advisory related solutions to our clients, building advisory services practice, and effectively leading and managing team members. This will include a keen ability to engage clients in a professional manner, passion for helping others, and a strong aptitude in both written and verbal skills.

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Hungerford Nichols is a dynamic firm that thrives on innovation- this is where good ideas add up! Our specialized team understands customer needs and identifies the best course of action to take our clients forward. In our organization, we work hard to deliver the uniqueness and quality that we promise. Our employees are rewarded as well as recognized for performance. We offer competitive benefits along with a top-performing, supportive team environment. Visit www.hungerfordnichols.com for more information.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Specialized Accounting and Business Advisory Services
    • Forecasting and Budget Planning
    • Provide accounting system and software expertise
    • Participation in business development efforts
    • Focus on successful client management
  • Team Oversight and Development
    • Effective task delegation
    • Knowledge sharing
    • Consistent and clear communication
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, or related field
  • CPA, CMA or CFE
  • Minimum 8 years relevant accounting and business advisory experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years public accounting experience

BENEFICIAL ATTRIBUTES

  • Passion for helping small to medium sized businesses in West Michigan
  • Experience in management and team oversight
  • Strong accounting software experience and capabilities (QuickBooks preferred)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to adapt to multiple businesses/industries
  • Strong organizational and planning skills to manage client relationships, workload and deadlines
  • Ability to work overtime to meet client and firm needs
  • Effective stress management
  • Professional and personable

Apply to careers@hungerfordnichols.com