Advisory & Assurance Manager

Are you someone who enjoys working in a fast paced environment where each day is different; especially in your interactions with others?<br /><br />Are you an effective communicator who enjoys stimulating and motivating others through a persuasive teaching style?&nbsp;<br /><br />Do you enjoy building relationships?&nbsp;<br /><br />Can you manage detailed work swiftly, correctly and efficiently?

Southfield, Michigan or Remote

Clayton & McKervey

<p>Hi! We&rsquo;re Clayton &amp; McKervey, a public accounting firm headquartered in Metro Detroit, specializing in International Tax, Advisory &amp; Assurance, Accounting, Consulting, and Digital Advisory services. We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world your workplace. <br /><br />Who can you expect to work with at C&amp;M? Your clients will be middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. You&rsquo;ll be part of a team that thinks and acts like entrepreneurs; speaking the same language your clients do.</p>

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Overview: <p>The Advisory &amp; Assurance Manager will actively lead audit, review, and other assurance projects including planning, fieldwork, and wrap-up of all engagements.&nbsp; Lead engagement teams and manage client relationships including having responsibility for day-to-day client contact.&nbsp; Assist firm leadership in identifying new work and assist in obtaining new engagements.&nbsp; Create plans and budgets for audit and other assurance programs and ensure completion of engagements within a defined timeline.</p> <p>Hybrid and remote opportunities available.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Oversee all aspects of audits, reviews and other assurance engagements</li> <li>Identify new business opportunities</li> <li>Develop long-term relationships and networks both internally within the firm and externally with current and prospective clients, closely held middle market entrepreneurs</li> <li>Understand the clients&rsquo; industry, key performance drivers, business trends, and emerging technical and industry developments</li> <li>Understand service lines and actively assess ways to apply knowledge and services</li> <li>Mentor, train and develop staff and senior accountants</li> <li>Work collaboratively with other shareholders to manage client needs</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in accounting, finance, or another business-related field</li> <li>CPA certification</li> <li>6+ years of public accounting experience with a focus on audit and assurance</li> <li>Proven leadership skills demonstrating strong judgment, problem solving, and decision-making abilities</li> <li>Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills, including excellent research and writing skills</li> </ul>