Finance and Accounting Consultant

Sia Partners - New York, NY4.0

30+ days ago
Job Description

Sia Partners is searching for consulting talents to help deliver superb services to our client finance functions. Successful candidates are those who are able to help our clients review, control and transform finance functions.

The range of attributes related to finance and accounting ideally include:

Knowledgeable about accounting principles and practices,
Experience working with accounting systems (e.g. QuickBooks)
Familiar with banking and /or broker dealer activities / products,
Has analyzed processes and the flow of transactions and ultimate capture in general ledgers and ultimately financial statements,
An understanding of controls required to help ensure accuracy of financial information,
Has knowledge of valuation / pricing practices of assets and liabilities
Recognizes ways to enhance finance systems and processes
Able to write comprehensive finance policies and procedures
Knowledge of regulatory reporting
Understands enterprise risk and a Finance function’s role in mitigating risk
Can help transform process and procedures to better end states
Level & title is determined on experience
Travel: Client are mostly Financial Institutions based in NYC or Jersey City. Limited travel required - If interested in travel and opportunities one can express interest in travel.

Qualifications

Personal performance attributes and credentials include:
Certified Public Accountant
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required (Master’s preferred)
4-8 years’ experience, ideally in public accounting with financial services focus, and / or experience working in accounting / finance for a financial services entity
Dedicated to providing exceptional customer service to clients (whether internal or external)
Able to work in a fast-paced environment
High attention to detail and accuracy
High overall work performance standards
An impressive level of ambition and drive
Assumes full responsibility for tasks and project work

Additional Information

Please no calls, emails or additional contact for inquiry. Our HR team will be in contact with you if we need additional information or wish to schedule a phone or personal interview with you.

EEO Guidelines

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Sia Partners is an equal opportunity employer. At Sia Partners, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.