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Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP
Contact Name
Jennifer Jeffrey
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Date Posted
Aug 25, 2020

Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP, an independently owned, widely respected CPA and consulting firm headquartered in South Burlington, Vermont, is looking for dynamic individuals to join our team (in either our South Burlington, VT or Lebanon, NH offices) to support our growing business. The firm, one of the largest in Northern New England, provides tax, accounting and business consulting services to a diverse group of businesses. GFC is an integral part of RSM US LLP (formerly known as McGladrey, LLP), a premier affiliation of independent accounting and consulting firms in the United States. GFC has also won the prestigious “Best Places To Work In Vermont” award for the last nine years and most recently the nationwide award for “Best Accounting Firms.”

We are building an outsourcing accounting practice and are currently seeking someone who would be responsible for general oversight of the team and growing the practice. The practice is centered on helping our clients transform their accounting and finance function to make their businesses more efficient by streamlining processes and implementing best practices

The Outsource Accounting Leader will be responsible for leading a service team that will work directly with our clients to provide customized accounting services to support them as they manage and grow their business. This position provides outstanding opportunity to grow your career as you contribute to the success of clients’ businesses or organizations. This is a full time, long term career opportunity serving multiple company clients.

The services will include (but not limited to):

 Completing account reconciliations
 Closing accounting periods
 Drafting financial statements
 Fractional CFO or controller services
 Developing and implementing forecasting models
 Processing complex transactions
 Financial reporting and cash flow management
 Day-to-day bookkeeping
 Prepare and review general Ledger, financial statements and required work papers
 Assist with preparing and reviewing financial and statistical reports
 Prepare and review payroll and payroll tax reporting
 Assist with projects related to financial due diligence, system selection (including set-up and implementation), and other consulting related to accounting.
 Providing guidance to owners on financial decisions, analysis of financials, overall management of the financial function, preparation and monitoring of budgets as well as cash flow analysis

Requirements for this position:

 Ability to lead a team and multiple on-going projects at once
 Experience in financial reporting and cash flow management and developing forecasting models, including the ability to create, develop and maintain models for various types of businesses
 Enjoys providing support to clients to help them advance their accounting departments
 Ability to manage a team and production of quality deliverables on time, in scope and within budget
 Understands how to bid/price and budget the job with respect to allocation of resources and scope of work
 Meets budget and/or profitability goals for each engagement for self and others on the team
 Experienced in managing and developing an accounting department with varying levels of accounting skills
 Has served in a business advisory role and/or demonstrates the ability to acquire, develop, and retain clients
 Excellent communication skills (both verbally and written)
 Enjoys and excels in building relationships
 Strong leadership, networking, business development, training, coaching and mentoring skills

If you possess these skills and attributes, we'd love to meet you. We offer a competitive benefits and salary package. Interested candidates should email their resume. While we appreciate all interest in this outstanding opportunity, only candidates who most closely align with our search will be contacted.

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