Robert Half Associate Director, Accounting Global in CHICAGO, Illinois
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· Lead and assist in the due diligence process of potential targets. Responsible for assessing the financial and accounting information, pre-deal valuation assessment as well assessing any additional accounting implications as a result of the transaction.
· Manage external business partners in the financial due diligence and pre-deal valuation work. Align conclusions with the external audit team.
· Seek alignment of various senior stakeholders throughout the organization to ensure all transaction implications are communicated, understood and aligned upon.
· Lead purchase accounting for completed acquisitions, including valuation procedures and conclude on other complex technical accounting areas.
· Assess US GAAP and policy differences for newly acquired entities.
· Provide training and support to the finance leaders of newly acquired businesses.
· Collaborate with the Internal Controls team on Sarbanes-Oxley adoption and assist in implementation and roll out of key controls.
· Collaborate with other cross functional teams to ensure a consistent and efficient process when working with the new business.
Bachelor's Degree in in Commerce, Business Administration or similar degree
Strong Accounting background with meaningful M& A experience
Minimum of 10 or more years of experience in Accounting
Experience within Accounting for a multinational company or BIG 4 accounting firm
Hyperion and SAP experience is strongly preferred
Extremely systems savvy with exceptional Excel skills
Experience with leading offsite teams and third parties
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