Manager – Accounting Solutions Team – Muskegon

As a key member of our Accounting Solutions Team, the Manager 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.

TITLE Manager- Accounting Solutions Team

LOCATION Muskegon, MI

STATUS Full Time

TRAVEL: Minimal travel required but no overnight travel anticipated

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Hungerford Nichols is a dynamic firm that thrives on innovation- this is where good ideas add up! HN has proudly served the tax, accounting, and business advisory needs of our community for over 80 years. We are locally owned and operated with offices in Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Greenville and St. Joseph. This is reflected in our culture and our people, who have a strong dedication to excellence in serving our clients and team members. As a result, we have been privileged to enjoy sustainability, growth, and success.  Our long-standing mission is to implement strategies that enhance the well-being of our clients, employees, affiliates, and our community. Our belief in support, continuous learning and collaboration has enabled us to share effective “good ideas” to help organizations grow and thrive. Their success allows us to create opportunities for our employees and give back to our community. And most of all, we have fun doing it! Visit www.hungerfordnichols.com for more information.

REQUIREMENTS

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

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Specialized Accounting and Business Advisory Services
    • Financial planning and analysis
    • Forecasting and Budget Planning
    • Provide accounting system and software expertise
    • Participation in business development efforts
    • Focus on successful client management
    • Payroll compliance and oversight
    • Sales and use tax compliance and oversight
  • Team Oversight and Development
    • Career advocate/ performance coaching
    • Effective task delegation
    • Knowledge sharing
    • Consistent and clear communication
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Passion for helping small to medium sized businesses in West Michigan
  • Experience in management and team oversight
  • 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
  • Effective stress management
  • Professional and personable