Independent Consultant Accounting & Transaction (1099) - Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA
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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 a Great Place to Work® for three consecutive years, as well as one of the Best Places to Work in Los Angeles and Orange County.


    • Audit preparation and support services 
    • Prepare policies and procedures documents for public companies to identify potential financial and operational company gaps
    • Write technical accounting memos related to revenue recognition (ASC 605/606) and preferred stock in accordance with GAAP
    • Prepare and review accounting transactions related to multiple element arrangements and stock-based compensation
    • Assist with public offerings, inclusive of performing audit prep work, documenting significant accounting policies, and preparing the financial statements and related footnote disclosures
    • Review the completeness and accuracy of underlying 10K/10Q reconciliations and closing schedules
    • Assist with SEC filings related to IPOs, debt offerings and acquisitions
    • Prepare journal entries related to revenue recognition within the client’s system
    • Review the adequacy of the client’s footnote disclosures with the assistance of the external auditor’s Automated Disclosure Checklist
    • Prepare external reporting binder underlying the client’s S-1 registration statement


    • Bachelors degree in Accounting or a related field
    • A mix of public accounting experience at a Big 4/National Firm or private industry
    • CPA license - strongly preferred
    • Outstanding client service skills with a “can do" positive attitude
    • Ability to work with tight deadlines in an ever changing environment
    • Strong accounting skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to thrive in a fast paced dynamic environment
    • Ability to travel if needed
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.