Accounting Services Manager - Military veterans preferred

Friedman LLP (


  full-time   employee

East Hanover
New Jersey
United States

We have a commitment to a happy, healthy, inclusive and productive workplace. Some of the ways we accomplish this include:

-Emphasizing our open door policy. Whether someone is brand new or has been with the Firm from the beginning, we are all part of the same family and each person matters
-Offering a competitive benefits package and 401k with a company match, including discounted gym memberships and biometric testing reimbursement
-Summer Fridays off!
-Comprehensive performance management program including real time feedback and a formalized mentorship program
-Technical training and business development workshops

More Than a Job

We're hiring for an Accounting Services Manager for our East Hanover office. Responsibilities include and are not limited to the following:

-Develop client relationships, plan and supervise co-sourced expectations and deliverables, and be a key client contact
-Lead accounting based projects such as Chart of Account Revision, implementation of third party systems, assessment and application of new accounting standards, etc.
-Supervise and review moth end closing process
-Supervise and review financial statement preparation process
-Assist clients in accounting and financial reporting needs including ensuring appropriate resources are being devoted and complex arrangements are assessed.
-Direct or perform research and documentation of accounting and financial reporting issues as needed
-Coordinate and evaluate the day-to-day duties of accounting services staff with a focus on meeting client's accounting and financial reporting expectations
-Provide client management with value add financial analysis and ongoing process feedback
-Assist in evaluating and establishing financial reporting internal controls
-Assist in the development of enhanced department processes, tools and systems to enhance best in class approach
-Communicate with senior leadership and Partners on work status and client issues that arise
-Supervise, train and mentor accounting services staff

Minimum Qualifications

-Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
-5+ years' of relevant work and industry experience
-Able to work independently and also work well with others
-Strong organizational and communication skills
-Able to multi-task and handle situations with time constraints

Preferred Qualifications

-CPA License or on track to obtain
-Master's degree in Accounting
-2+ years' of supervisory experience in public accounting
-Prior experience with various industries including but not limited to, Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Technology, Real Estate and Not for Profit
-Software Experience - CCH ProSystem, Microsoft Office 365 and QuickBooks

Why Join Us?

Since 1924, Friedman LLP established itself as the premier advisor within the middle market business sector. With a forward thinking approach, Friedman has expanded on core audit and tax services with diverse advisory consulting services including: China Consulting; Forensic, Litigation Support & Valuation Services, Governance, Risk & Compliance, Cybersecurity Consulting and Digital Currency.

Ranked #1 in Vault's 2020 Best Culture in the Accounting Industry, the Friedman Experience offers an inclusive environment where professionals are developed into respected business leaders, while helping our community navigate their businesses in an evolving world.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Friedman LLP is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Friedman LLP will provide reasonable accommodations for persons with qualified disabilities according to Americans with Disabilities Act regulations. If an applicant requires a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact Lea Chown at All requests will be held in strict confidence.