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Lead Financial Analyst
Ref No.: 20-00062
Location: Southfield, Michigan
Position Type:Direct Placement
Title: Lead Financial Analyst (Reporting)
Job ID: 20-00062
Location: Southfield, MI
Pay Rate: Highly Competitive
Bonus Eligible: Yes
Additional Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of hire: Direct

Position Responsibilities:
  • Manage the preparation of quarterly and annual financial reports and related materials for external reporting
  • Assist with statutory reporting requirements in certain foreign jurisdictions
  • Support external and internal audit requests throughout the year
  • Perform technical accounting research and prepare whitepapers to support accounting positions.
  • Ad hoc projects and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Work with other departments on various aspects of financial reporting and technical accounting
Position Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree with an emphasis in accounting required.
  • CPA preferred, with Big 4 Accounting Firm or equivalent experience
  • Significant (5+ years) related work experience
  • Prior SEC/External reporting experience (public or private)
  • Technical expertise in US GAAP with experience preparing whitepapers and benchmarking disclosures
  • Familiarity with ASC 606 and ASC 842
  • Advanced analytical, problem solving, decision making, organization, and communication skills
  • Independently motivated to research and problem solve
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • The ability to work in conditions where there are multiple and changing priorities, specific time constraints, and extended work hours during peak periods

GTA Questions:
  1. Do you have any previous experience with SEC/External reporting? If yes, please provide a few details that we can share along with the manager in addition to your resume.
  2. Do you currently hold a CPA?
  3. Please provide details of any specific achievement(s) that you would like to highlight from your career that would make you a great fit for this position?
  4. What is the highest level of education you have completed? Which field of study is this degree in and from which university did you graduate?
  5. Are you currently working? If not, when was your last day of employment?
  6. Can you please list why you left or why you are looking to leave your most recent employer?
  7. What is your "acceptable and "ideal base compensation for this position? We would like to make sure we don't price you out of consideration, but you know what the numbers are that you need (Please Do Not put negotiable)
  8. When would you be available to interview and start this position, if selected?
  9. If you currently do not live near the job location and the commute is too far for you, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense?
  10. Do you require a visa sponsorship? If you currently have sponsorship, other than a TN visa, please state the type of sponsorship and when it will expire. Please give month and year. If you are able to receive extensions to the sponsorship, please note how many additional years.

Please note that if you are a current GTA employee or are currently employed by one of our clients, we are unable to assist you. However, if you know someone who is seeking employment and is qualified for one of our open positions, you could benefit from our Bonus Referral Program.

Bonus Referral Program
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