Managing Director - Accounting and Transaction Advisory - New York

New York, NY
ATS - Accounting and Transaction Advisory Services
CNM invites you to learn more about professional careers with a firm that cares about your career as much as you do. A firm that attracts the most qualified and most talented individuals because of a unique culture that values the individual rather than the concept of “working around the clock.” A company where you will have more opportunities for promotion, growth, and development than you ever thought possible in traditional firms. CNM selects candidates that possess equally high amounts of EQ and IQ and provides many opportunities to be rewarded for being exceptional. In fact, employees frequently share that they never dreamed a firm like this existed until they found CNM.

CNM LLP is currently searching for a Managing Director to lead both our Accounting and Transaction Advisory and Compliance and Risk Advisory practices, located in New York, NY.


    • Building a highly skilled team that is equally talented in IQ and EQ to service the New York market to ensure clients in technology, media and consumer products industries are provided with high-value solutions
    • Services provided to our outstanding clients include: IPO Readiness (S-1 prep, communicating filing requirements), financial and SEC reporting (public and private disclosure/reporting requirements); technical accounting research and implementation; mergers and acquisitions (due diligence, purchase price allocation, post transaction support and integration); project advisory services (PMO needs, analysis, requirements planning and technical assistance)
    • Expanding our client base in New York through superior networking in the local area
    • Negotiating the scope of the work, bill rates and budgets for recurring projects at existing clients
    • Assisting the Partner group on an "as needed project basis" with the overall firm operations which include Human Resources, IT, Accounting, Scheduling and Recruiting
    • Directing strategic technical accounting advisory engagements and lead multi-disciplinary teams serving clients in the technology, media and consumer products industries
    • Serving as Subject Matter Expert (SME) to advise clients on complex technical accounting issues
    • Overseeing successful project completion by prioritizing director, manager and senior associate level tasks.
    • Responding to client needs and balancing the competing priorities with minimal client disruptions, while maintaining project progress
    • Demonstrating clear and concise writing, and verbal skills to communicate complex issues in simple terms to clients and team members
    • Producing quality deliverables evidenced through minimal review time and review notes
    • Actively improving technical and project management skills through on the job feedback, performance evaluations, mentoring and firm-sponsored formal training programs including monthly CPE and Subject Matter Expert (SME) training


    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in a related field, MBA, or graduate degree
    • Minimum of 12 years experience with either:
    • 10 years external/internal public accounting or advisory plus 2 years of industry experience
    • OR
    • 12 years in public accounting
    • Deep accounting and transaction advisory experience from a top-tier public accounting firm or a reputable in-house corporate environment
    • Preferred certifications: CPA, Chartered Accountant
    • High quality existing relationships with executive ranks (CFO, CEO, COO,CAO, VP of Audit, VP Finance, VP Accounting, Controllers and related) in technology, media or consumer products firms
    • Project management, including development of project charters and plans; management of project execution and successful implementation of the planned solution
    • Hands on experience in process definition, workflow design and process mapping
    • Execute and operate in high-pressure, fast-paced environments with the ability to quickly adapt to unexpected changes in timelines, deadlines and scope of work
    • Experience with technical accounting especially in the area of revenue recognition, equity issues, consolidation, derivatives, fair value measurements, EPS, acquisitions, inventory and share based payments
    • Ability to research extensively including summarizing new and emerging technical issues
    • Demonstrated record of leadership and effective management in a growing professional services organization; executive presence and ability to act as primary contact on engagements
    • At least 5 years of professional experience in the local market


    • 40-hour work week
    • Training events to ensure CPE compliance
    • Medical, Dental, Vision Plans
    • 401(k) match
    • PTO: 25 days accrued per year            
    • Company paid holidays, including company shutdown the week between Christmas and New Years
    • Various opportunities for peer engagement: quarterly huddles, happy hours, summer and a holiday party
    • $65 monthly mobile reimbursement
    • Reimbursement allowances: flex, technology, and health and wellness ($300 per category)
    • Fully stocked kitchen
CNM LLP is a technical advisory services firm that works with the top local talent on the most comprehensive and intriguing projects for discerning clients ranging from start-ups to closely held mid-market companies to large multi-national Fortune 1000 firms. The CNM reputation is built upon a foundation of professional excellence and trusted relationships and is recognized nationally for commitment to excellence. Employees value the open and honest environment, consistent focus on work life balance and an outstanding culture that is difficult to find anywhere else in the professional services industry. This unwavering attention to providing an exceptional work environment has enabled CNM to be recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work in Los Angeles” for the third consecutive year and named as one of Inc. 5000’s “Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2018.” 
Please note: all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws.