Financial Reporting Director

Accounting - Fund - Private
Posted: 04/13/2021
Full Time
Phoenix, AZ
Financial Reporting Director directs and oversees the preparation and distribution of private funds’ periodic financial statements for external use. Ensures that reports, filings and documentation complies with company's regulations, professional standards, and GAAP reporting guidelines
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Oversee the preparation of accurate and timely consolidated financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Leads the audit process with the external auditors and supports concluding the audit in a timely and efficient manner
  • Assists on technical accounting matters, where necessary, including business combinations, enterprise valuations, revenue recognition, equity-related issues, etc.
  • Assist with maintenance and documentation of company-wide accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist in the documentation, design, and execution of effective controls to ensure appropriate accounting treatment is applied to all private fund transactions
  • As requested, participates in due diligence and other activities surrounding acquisitions/disposition
  • Assist with special projects and ad-hoc requests, as necessary
  • SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Involved with hiring process, training and onboarding new hires to make sure they understand their roles.
  • Ensure completion on tasks team members are responsible for while assisting when needed.
  • Set goals for team members and making sure they comply with the company’s plans and vision.
  • Assess the work performance of employees and identify areas that need improvement.
  • Report team members performance records and evaluations to HR and senior management.
  • Recommend new employees to human resources team based on assessment of their performance. 
  • EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: (including certification, licenses, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant, Chartered Accountant, or similar certification
  • Minimum of 9 years of combined public accounting and private industry accounting experience
  • Big 4 public accounting experience is preferred
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, internal controls and financial reporting
  • Direct experience in drafting US GAAP financial statements and footnote disclosures
  • Experience with fair value accounting 
  • KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word and advanced proficiency in Excel.
  • Extensive knowledge of GAAP accounting principles.
  • Experience in Yardi, MRI, J. D. Edwards or comparable software.
  • Operate standard office equipment.
  • CIM does not accept unsolicited resumes from Agencies.  Any unsolicited resumes received from Agencies will be considered property of CIM and no fees will be due or paid.  If you wish to become an approved Agency with CIM or any of its Affiliates, please contact a member of the CIM Talent Acquisition Team.