Accounting Manager

  • Location
    Detroit, Michigan
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker + Lynch is seeking an Accounting Manager for growing client located in Detroit, MI to oversee the monthly close process and to provide financial information to the leadership team. The role will report to the Controller and manage a small team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close. Review general ledger activity to ensure the highest level of integrity is maintained.
  • Prepare journal entries and perform month end reconciliation of complex general ledger accounts. 
  • Review all account analysis and account reconciliations
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements and other external financial reporting requirements.
  • Coordinate annual fixed asset inventory and annual merchandise physical inventory.
  • Manage treasury related activity such as electronic transfers, credit and processes and daily banking.
  • Maintain internal control policies and procedures, including developing and enforcing standards. 
  • Plan and coordinate the year-end audit with external audit firm. 
  • Participate in the development and evaluation of staff members, ensuring adequate training and cross training amongst the staff.
  • Monitor compliance with accounting guidance (GAAP) and corporate policy 
  • Assist with the ongoing maintenance of internal control documents
  • Ad-hoc duties as assigned
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • 5 years of experience including prior public accounting experience.
  • Hands-on experience with accounting and reporting systems.
  • Strong computer skills, communication skills and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Certified Public Accountant (preferred).
  • What's in it for you?

  • Ability to make an impact and shape the organization
  • Exciting industry
  • Onsite fitness facility 
  • Flexibility
  • If you're interested in this Accounting Manager opportunity or any other accounting or finance role, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.


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