Accounting Supervisor

Latitude Inc.
Lutherville-Timonium, MD
Jul 13, 2018
Jul 16, 2018
Full Time
MANAGES: Accounting Associate/Intern, Staff Accountant I, Staff Accountant II, and Senior Accountant FLSA STATUS: Exempt JOB SUMMARY The Supervisor exhibits technical proficiency and supervises engagements from start to finish with minimal input from managers and partners. Creates, interprets, and reviews complex financial statements and reports. Specializes in a specific area of accounting. Familiarity with laws and regulations that apply to an accounting function are required to ensure compliance. Supervises two or more full-time equivalent employees. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES The Supervisor performs a wide range of duties including some or all of the following: Essential Job Functions Ability to supervise preparation and review of financial statements and correspondence Exercises accounting control over a group of accountants within a specialize darea Develops,implements,andensurescompliancewithinternalfinancialandaccounting policiesandprocedures Developsandreviewsfinancialreportsandworkpapersforaccuracyandcompleteness Interpretsfinancialtransactionsandeventsforuserswhomustmakeeconomicor business decisions Applies a working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations Increase outside reading to stay current on business/economic events Provide on going relative information to staff, and/or individuals orentities outside of the firm; explain accounting transactions, resolve accounting issues and discrepancies Organize and prioritize and perform concurrent review of multiple engagements Make decisions on increasingly complex accounting,tax,andothermatters Planandmonitorstaffengagementschedules Demonstrate critical thinking to complete work and solve problems efficientlyTrains and assists lower level staff Prepare and review complex tax returns and year-endplanning Identify tax planning ideas,techniques and opportunities Identify, draft, and interpret management letter comments Ability to communicate effectively with clients Responsible for budgets assigned to jobs Responsible for client billings and collections Starts to establish and retain own book of business Attend networking eventst of urther personal and professional growth This description is a general statement of required major duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS Education CollegedegreeinAccounting Professional Designation Certified Public Accountant Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Thorough knowledge of financial accounting and auditing practices and procedures Understanding of governmental regulations and reporting requirements Solidreasoning,analytical,technical, mathematical and language abilities Proficiency in the use of computer programs for: Accounting MicrosoftOfficeApplications Databases E-mail Internet

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