Wipfli LLP Manager, Accounting Services in Helena, Montana
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The Manager of Accounting Services serves as the key “Trusted Advisor” for accounting and advisory clients with an industry focus. This position is accountable for the day-to-day financial reporting. This role also supports the business development and growth initiatives of the practice and is responsible for retaining talented associates through strong leadership and coaching/mentoring relationships.
Leadership and development of people
Advise/mentor other associates regarding clients’ accounting and/or tax situations
Coach/develop associates along their career path
Act as a liaison with new firms acquired through mergers and acquisitions to help acclimate into Wipfli’s culture
Provide onsite services as requested by client
Serve as the primary liaison between the client and the client’s tax preparer and other professional service providers.
Provide tactical operational and financial planning guidance to the client
Ensure efficient use of industry resources through workforce and technology planning
Actively participate in growth initiatives through business development, assessment, or impact pricing efforts
Identify and implement process improvements
Participate in special projects/committees
Manage day-to-day financial reporting accuracy utilizing available tools to ensure efficient client workflow and on-time processing of client information
Review and compile management reporting packages
Perform analysis to determine borrowing base calculation
Prepare budgets, forecasts, and proactively communicate with CFO (internal or client)
Review workpapers and schedules to ensure audit readiness
Four-year degree in Accounting required
6-8 years of experience accounting working with clients in $1 to $10MM revenue
Industry experience highly preferred in either manufacturing, construction/real estate, and/or nonprofit
2-3 years managing staff in pay for performance environment
Professional certification (CPA, CMA) desired
Ability to manage and motivate a team
Prioritization and focus in a high-paced, multitasking environment
Ability to apply self to learning and applying technical skills
Interest in personal and professional development and advancement
Wipfli supports Equal Pay for all. In addition, in the State of Montana, we are committed to Equal Pay for Women in accordance with Executive Order 12-2016. The pay range for this role is $60,000-$90,000.
Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws. #LI-KH1
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Job LocationsUS-MT-Billings | US-MT-Bozeman | US-MT-Great Falls | US-MT-Helena | US-MT-Kalispell | US-MT-Missoula
Job ID 2021-4289