senior accountant - m&a - remote in philadelphia

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contact
cecilia bjurstrom, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 80,000 - US$ 90,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
philadelphia, pennsylvania
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
9 to 5
salary
US$ 80,000 - US$ 90,000 per year
experience
2 Years
reference number
501240
contact
cecilia bjurstrom, tatum executive services
phone
610.382.9742

job description

job summary:

Senior Accountant of Mergers and Acquisitions - 100% Remote - Wonderful Work LIfe Balance!

If you are passionate and driven and want to join an exciting global Software Organization please apply to this M&A Senior Accounting Role Now!! The Senior Accountant of Mergers and Acquisitions will be responsible for technical accounting research related to merger, acquisition, and divestiture activity.? This position reports to the Director of External Reporting.

For immediate consideration please send your resume to: cecilia.bjurstrom@tatum-us.com

 
location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
job type: Permanent
salary: $80,000 - 90,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 2 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Integration of the acquired company's policies into company overall policy. This will include ensuring there is alignment of key policies such as the revenue, leases, and intangibles from the acquired company's current policy to clients current process. This will involve working with local management to navigate the policy transition process.
  • Review contracts and agreements which are connected to acquisition, mergers, and divestitures to ensure compliance with applicable US GAAP and IFRS regulations. Final conclusions would be documented in an overall position paper.
  • Creation of opening balance sheet workbooks for all acquisitions. This would include working with local management to identify the necessary opening balance sheet adjustments as well as valuation specialists in the application of ASC 805 to fair value the assets acquired, and liabilities assumed. Additionally, would be responsible for performance of controls documentation around the opening balance sheet which would include review of the model, data, and inputs into the valuation report.
  • Conduct significance test to determine whether proforma information in necessary for a given transaction. If proforma information is required, then work with the necessary departments to identify the adjustments and review the support provided for those adjustments.
  • Assist with select monthly close activities
 
qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting and a CPA are required.
  • Approximately 2-4 years of accounting experience; Big 4 or Tier 2 public accounting experience preferred.
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting principles, financial disclosure requirements, and techniques, including SEC rules and regulations with a focus on merger, acquisition, and divestiture activity.
  • Self-starting personality; ability to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously; ability to work independently and make decisions.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment.

For immediate consideration please send your resume to: cecilia.bjurstrom@tatum-us.com

 
skills: SEC Reporting, Mergers/Acquisitions, $1 - 2 billion

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skills

SEC Reporting, Mergers/Acquisitions, $1 - 2 billion

qualification

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and a CPA are required. 
  • Approximately 2-4 years of accounting experience; Big 4 or Tier 2 public accounting experience preferred. 
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting principles, financial disclosure requirements, and techniques, including SEC rules and regulations with a focus on merger, acquisition, and divestiture activity. 
  • Self-starting personality; ability to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously; ability to work independently and make decisions. 
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment.

For immediate consideration please send your resume to: cecilia.bjurstrom@tatum-us.com

 

responsibilities

  • Integration of the acquired company’s policies into company overall policy. This will include ensuring there is alignment of key policies such as the revenue, leases, and intangibles from the acquired company’s current policy to clients current process. This will involve working with local management to navigate the policy transition process. 
  • Review contracts and agreements which are connected to acquisition, mergers, and divestitures to ensure compliance with applicable US GAAP and IFRS regulations. Final conclusions would be documented in an overall position paper.  
  • Creation of opening balance sheet workbooks for all acquisitions. This would include working with local management to identify the necessary opening balance sheet adjustments as well as valuation specialists in the application of ASC 805 to fair value the assets acquired, and liabilities assumed. Additionally, would be responsible for performance of controls documentation around the opening balance sheet which would include review of the model, data, and inputs into the valuation report. 
  • Conduct significance test to determine whether proforma information in necessary for a given transaction. If proforma information is required, then work with the necessary departments to identify the adjustments and review the support provided for those adjustments.   
  • Assist with select monthly close activities

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree