Accounting Manager

  • Location
    Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Parker + Lynch, the premier Executive Search partner in the United States is hiring an Accounting Manager.  For immediate consideration email

Our Client in the Grand Rapids, MI area is seeking an experienced Accounting Manager to join their team!  The Accounting Manager will have 4 or more years hands on accounting experience desired preference 2 or more years as an Accounting Manager.

Accounting Manager- Key Responsibilities

The Accounting Manager will delegate, supervise, and participate in accounting department tasks, oversee the recording, tracking, and reporting of financial information, hire, train, and motivate accounting staff members develop and implement department controls and procedures, and ensure that the department operates efficiently without sacrificing accuracy.

Accounting Manager Skills and Qualifications

  • Great interpersonal and verbal communications skills
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, standards and regulations
  • Experience with accounting software and databases
  • Superior data management and data analysis skills
  • Strong time management and organization skills
  • Prepare and/or review appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations
  • Maintain the general ledger system
  • Prepare monthly financial statements
  • Evaluating, developing, and improving department controls, systems and procedures to increase accuracy and efficiency.
  • Overseeing daily activities of the accounting department and ensuring that all major projects, month-end, and year-end reports are completed accurately and on time.
  • Analyzing financial data and creating report for management and external parties such as vendors or lenders.
  • Maintaining accurate and complete financial records and participating in audits or reconciliations, as needed.
  • Assisting other departments as they develop strategies, establish objectives, and make decisions which could have a financial impact on the business.
  • Working knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems.  NetSuite, Oracle, JE Edwards, Sage
  • Two or more years or work experience as an Accounting Manager or Finance Manager
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • CPA or CPA track highly encouraged but not required

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