Technical Accounting & Acquisition Support Sr. Analyst

Allied Solutions, LLC Carmel , IN 46033

Posted 6 months ago

Provides internal financial, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) accounting, and advisory services to Director, Controller, and CFO, including collaboration with legal, finance/accounting and other functional areas. Also serves as a technical accounting resource to analyze technical accounting matters and develop documentation and solutions that considers the users of the financial statements and GAAP, including the related implementation issues. Also provides acquisition support to the Director of Financial Reporting and Acquisitions.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Technical Accounting

Is responsible for researching and analyzing technical accounting matters considering the needs of the users of the financial statements related to US GAAP. This includes the evaluation, applicability, and implementation and cost/benefit issues for Allied Solutions as it applies to technical accounting issues. The duties associated with this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Monitors and researches new and proposed GAAP accounting guidance issued by various regulatory bodies (e.g. FASB, AICPA, SEC, PCAOB, NAIC)

  • Monitors and evaluates the impact of new accounting rules during the exposure draft period, interprets the impacts to the organization and presents findings and recommendations to the Director, Controller, and CFO

  • Works in partnership with internal contacts to implement new accounting guidance into the financial reporting procedures and the internal control structure

  • Assists in the evaluation of new financial statement disclosure requirements and collaborates with Securian Financial Reporting and external auditors

  • Maintains library of technical accounting policies for the Company

  • Provides expert consultation and technical accounting support for organizational projects

  • Prepares technical accounting documentation on events and transactions and works with Securian Financial Reporting and external auditors through the review process

  • Participates in other special, strategic and financial planning projects as assigned

Acquisitions

Supports Director with activities related to Allied acquisitions. Overall duties include:

  • Assists with development of valuation models including revenue streams, expenses/costs, transition budgets and identification and quantification of intangibles and goodwill

  • Drafts management approval documents (memorandums and presentation decks)

  • Drafts technical purchase accounting memos for Director of Financial Reporting and external auditors

  • Coordinates review of due diligence data by functional areas and compiles feedback

  • Provides support for the development and reporting of key deal metrics

Qualification (Education, Experience, Certifications & KSA):

Education, Experience, & Certifications:

  • Advanced business education such as CPA (active status) or an MBA preferred

  • Minimum of 2 to 4 years Public Accounting experience or equivalent

  • Strong technical accounting skills and experience in researching, interpreting and applying complex accounting issues

  • Proficient in (and understands requirements for) documentation in work papers, disclosures and memos

  • Highly developed conceptual, analytical and creative thinking skills

  • Advanced knowledge in Excel, Power Point and Word

Knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA):

  • Ability to frame/analyze unstructured problems and ability to contribute independent thoughts to achieve success on projects

  • Sense of urgency, results oriented and ability to manage highly confidential information

  • Resiliency and flexibility to manage multiple projects and prioritize assignments as needed

  • Proficient in evaluation of accounting positions to make recommendations of effective application of new accounting standards

  • Knowledge of the Financial Services Industry/Financial Institutions and Insurance Industry

  • Collaborative relationship building skills, internally and externally

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills. Ability to work independently in a results-oriented, project-driven, team environment, while prioritizing projects and delivering quality results within tight time frames

  • High degree of professionalism, treats others with respect and promotes leadership and effective team building skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Judgement with the ability to make sound recommendations and decision

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with a job.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Accounting Specialist

Allied Solutions, LLC

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/11/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-09T00:00 Under general supervision, responsible for processing and maintenance of accounts payable and/or accounts receivable and/or revenue and commission expense processing. Job Duties and Responsibilities: 80% Ensure the timely verification and payment of invoices, commissions, and expense vouchers, computing discounts, coding expenses, receiving and posting cash receipts, reconciling outstanding account balances, posting journal entries, and the maintenance of accurate records. 15% Assist with other month and year-end close out procedures and records. 5% Other miscellaneous tasks as assigned. Qualifications (Education, Experience, Certifications and KSA): * High school diploma/GED required. * 1 year of general accounting experience required. * Proficient in basic Microsoft Excel operations with a solid knowledge base of other Microsoft Office products. * Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, and percentages. * Solid background in computerized accounting systems, experience in Dynamics GP is beneficial. * A high level of accuracy and attention to detail is essential. * Motivated and self-driven with continuous process improvement goal. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with a job. Allied Solutions, LLC Carmel IN

Technical Accounting & Acquisition Support Sr. Analyst

Allied Solutions, LLC