Senior Accountant - Transaction Services

Mergers and acquisitions are complicated transactions that require careful analysis and the consideration of many options. <br /><br />The right transaction partner can make all the difference whether a company is interested in buying or selling.

Southfield, MI

Clayton & McKervey

<p>Hi! We&rsquo;re Clayton &amp; McKervey, a public accounting firm headquartered in metro Detroit, specializing in international tax, assurance, accounting and consulting services. We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world your workplace. 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> https://www.claytonmckervey.com

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Senior

Overview: Mergers and acquisitions are complicated transactions that require careful analysis and the consideration of many options. The right transaction partner can make all the difference whether a company is interested in buying or selling. Our clients chose our team of professionals to provide proactive advice from planning to close, helping them stay the course through the transaction process and maximizing the value of the transaction for them. As part of the C&amp;M Transactional Services Team, the Senior Accountant is responsible for participation in the transaction process.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Confidently demonstrates strong technical abilities.</li> <li>Independently excellent at client service, demonstrated by clients consistently seeking your advice</li> <li>Proactively liaison between partners and clients providing project management and oversight throughout each client engagement</li> <li>Enthusiastically addresses opportunities and issues with a high level of engagement and energy</li> <li>Confidently influences and advises clients as a trusted business advisor by suggesting viable solutions to complex issues demonstrating strong technical abilities</li> <li>Proactively seeks participation in initiatives of high importance to the firm.</li> <li>Is a reliable corporate citizen; Takes administrative responsibilities seriously.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related field</li> <li>CPA preferred</li> <li>3-4 years public accounting experience</li> <li>Transaction Advisory Service experience preferred</li> <li>Excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills</li> <li>Proven client service, project management, supervisory, and leadership skills</li> <li>Ability to self-direct, and manage multiple projects, priorities, and timelines</li> <li>Leads by example, with first-hand knowledge in area of expertise</li> <li>Thrives in a team environment; willing to jump in and roll up their sleeves</li> <li>Is an open communicator; has a persuasive selling rather than telling style</li> <li>Is socially focused with an ability to build and maintain valuable relationships</li> </ul>