Accounting Advisory Senior

San Francisco Bay Area
BPM is a full service accounting firm providing comprehensive assurance, tax, and consulting services to clients globally.  We are one of the largest California-based accounting firms and have built our success by focusing on our clients and our people. Our client base encompasses a complex array of sophisticated clients that keep our staff intellectually challenged every day.   

Our people-centered culture and firm motto “Because People Matter” has allowed us to be consistently recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area.  We are dedicated to providing meaningful careers for all of our employees along with fostering an environment that allows an integrated lifestyle. Our flexible culture allows our professionals to live a balanced lifestyle between their work responsibilities and personal commitments.

Learn more about BPM on Glassdoor or our key leaders on LinkedIn like Jenise Gaskin and Rich Gunn.  You will likely meet some of these people during your interview process!
Accounting Advisory Overview

BPM’s Accounting Advisory team (internally referred to as the Business Enterprise Service Team) provides comprehensive financial and business advisory services to private, owner-run companies, including family-owned businesses and start-ups. We do this by conducting audits for presentation to investors, representing companies in securing loans and financing, developing succession plans and exit strategies, and supporting company growth through tax planning, risk management, system and processes optimization and merger and acquisition integration. In addition, as part of the Advisory Service Line, our Business Enterprise Service Team works with clients on their ERP system implementation needs.

We Have:

    • A unique people-centered culture that attracts the brightest and most forward-thinking accounting professionals.
    • The resources, expertise, and global capability of a Big Four accounting firm together with the responsiveness and accessibility of a local firm.
    • A regional presence in the Bay Area, while still serving our clients nationally and internationally.
    • Recognition as one of the Bay Area’s “Best Place to Work” and “No. 1 Best Large Accounting Firm to Work For” by Accounting Today.

You Have (Requirements):

    • BS/BA in Accounting, Finance, Business Management, MIS or Information Systems degree (Accounting preferred).
    • CPA or CPA in progress.
    • Minimum 2 year related experience in public accounting.
    • Minimum 1 year related experience in a corporate accounting environment.
    • Experience with data conversions, interfaces/integrations, reporting and customization within various ERP systems. 
    • Experience using QuickBooks, Intacct and NetSuite and/or other accounting packages.
    • Demonstrated leadership/supervisor experience.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Able to work with multiple clients and projects concurrently.
    • Ability to synthesize all forms of research into clear, thoughtful, actionable deliverables.
    • Knowledge of GAAP is preferred.

You Will (Job Responsibilities):

    • Manage accounting services for clients like assist in month-end close, including A/P, A/R, journal entries, account reconciliations and assisting in the preparation of financial statements.
    • Partner with senior consultants to assess client ERP implementation needs, assist in crafting innovative solutions that span different subject matter domains and implement these plans to exceed the client’s expectations. 
    • Work on engagement teams and support managers on small to mid-size private company management and compilation reports.
    • Participate in multiple engagements and interact with client personnel throughout the implementation. 
    • Manage accounting services for clients like assist in month-end close, including A/P, A/R, journal entries, account reconciliations and assisting in the preparation of financial statements.
    • Be a contributing member to the team, soaking up information and competently analyzing and prioritizing information to make appropriate recommendations and suggest solutions.
    • Participate in special projects for our clients that provide further growth and learning experiences, as needed. 
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