CONTRACT: Senior Accountant in Detroit, Michigan
Posted 08/30/21

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY FOR A SR. ACCOUNTANT in CHARLOTTE PAYING $37.67-54.80/HR . THIS IS A W-2 EXEMPT POSITION.

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Top 25 U.S. digital financial services company committed to developing award-winning technology and services.
  • Named one of the top three fastest-growing banking brands in the U.S. in 2020.
  • Offers a full suite of products including mortgage lending, personal lending, and a variety of deposit and other banking products (savings, money-market, and checking accounts, certificates of deposit (CDs), and individual retirement accounts (IRAs)), self-directed and investment-advisory services, and capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Fast paced, highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Ability to drive change within the organization with a focus on advancement in technology and programs
  • Top-notch leadership committed to developing people
  • 100% remote until October, then will transition to a hybrid schedule of 3-4 days on-site in the Detroit office and 1-2 days remote 
  • Contract Opportunity with solid pay and benefit eligibility - client has the option to offer a direct hire/FTE position 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT

  • The role will support the Finance and Accounting Commercial Advantage team. The position will be primarily responsible for testing and deployment support for the Advantage Commercial Project.
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS 
  • Research and analyze current state accounting and link our current state accounting practices to their future equivalent
  • Develop comprehensive accounting documentation for new servicing and accounting system, based on a “To Be” vision of processes
  • Present deliverables to operations and accounting stakeholders
  • Assist in testing of new system GL output
  • Assist with deployment activities including readiness training for various stakeholders within the CFO organization
  • Liaise with key stakeholders and other functional areas, such as Corporate Accounting, Operations, and IT
  • Continuously identify business process improvements
  • Participate in other project related work and adhoc analyses
  • Learn the auto finance product accounting at both an operational and regulatory level
  • Validation of accounting test cases (reviewing test results to ensure system is behaving as expected)
  • Provide accounting representations to ensure any downstream accounting impact is recognized and properly tested
  • Collaborate as part of a team to resolve and troubleshoot issues
  • Perform analyses using Excel.
  • Document processes and findings

 

Qualifications

Mandatory Skills

• BS/BBA degree in Accounting/Finance required

• 3-5 Years of experience, public accounting experience preferred

• Working knowledge and appreciation of month-end financial close and internal reporting processes

 

Skills/Attitude:

• Strong organizational skills

• Attention to detail balanced with knowing the right level necessary to deliver on requirements

• Proven track record of driving for results with minimal ongoing direction

• Energetic and inquisitive, quick learner, takes initiative, team player

• Ability to support change and process improvements

• Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills

• Ability to perform independent analysis and provide explanations to management

 

Desired Skills

• Working knowledge and appreciation of cross-system, cash, and intercompany reconciliations

• CPA preferred

• SAP experience a plus

• SQL

• Auto Finance industry experience a plus

• Proficient MS Excel skills (pivot tables, v-lookups, etc.) preferred

• ALFA software experience is a plus

  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
  • Category: Accounting and Finance
  • Date Posted: 08/30/21
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