Resources Global Professionals (RGP) Controller Consultant in Santa Clara, California
We are hiring Controller level candidates to support our clients in the San Francisco Bay Area across different initiatives including: the adoption of the new revenue recognition accounting standard (ASC 606), financial carve-outs, external reporting, SOX compliance/internal controls, and technical and operational accounting.
Your responsibilities would vary from client to client but may include the following:
Direct overall accounting operations ensuring compliance to US GAAP, and oversee monthly, quarterly, and annual close processes
Review revenue recognition processes and accounting policies
Participate in contracts/deals review including complex revenue arrangements. Assess recommendations for their accounting treatment
Support the implementation of the new revenue recognition standard ASC 606
Provide technical accounting guidance and support to clients through complex transactions including IPOs, mergers and acquisition, divestures, etc.
Oversee SEC reporting, including 10K, 10Q, and other filings, and global accounting activities such as consolidations
Lead financial and management reporting
Act as the primary contact to external auditors and provide year-end financial statements to external auditors
Provided guidance for ERP implementations/upgrades from time to time
Attributes of our global professionals include: a dedication to client service, the ability to think in complex and ever changing situations, strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA with Big 4 background preferred
10+ years of experience in public accounting; additional experience working in a large multinational, publicly-held company is desirable
In-depth technical accounting knowledge of GAAP, SEC reporting, and revenue recognition guidance
Exposure to ERP accounting and finance systems such as SAP/Oracle with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Excellent written/verbal communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills
Results oriented with strong orientation to client servicing, time management, and project delivery