Accounting Supervisor

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If you want to be an important part of a team and make an impact in business or the community, SST Accountants & Consultants is your place. Each year, we select a few new team members for growth, not attrition, and your work makes a difference from day one on the job. Our philosophy is to hire and retain associates that develop the knowledge and experience to become future leaders of the firm.

SST Accountants & Consultants has a 25-year history of providing attractive opportunities for tax, audit, and consulting professionals. From offices in North Dallas and Arlington, Texas, our not not-too-big, not-too-small firm serves clients across the nation. We specialize in accounting and consulting for nonprofit organizations and career schools & colleges, yet also serve a diverse clientele of businesses and individuals.

Job Summary

SST is seeking an Accounting Supervisor, full-time 40 hours per week in the Dallas area.

The position serves as a part of SST Client Accounting and Advisory Services Team. This position works in a fast-paced environment to supervise and guide team members to provide excellent accounting and advisory services to a diverse group of small and medium sized non-profits.

Benefits for Full-Time Employee

  • Steps to Success (defined career path)
  • Internal & External Training
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • 401(k) plan after six consecutive months of full-time employment (up to 4% match, with immediate vesting)
  • Continuing professional education each year
  • Medical, dental and vision plans available with employee allowance
  • Health Savings Account available
  • Flexible Spending Account available
  • Participation in firm’s Section 125 cafeteria plan
  • Flexible work schedules
  • 17 days of paid time off, which increases based upon length of service
  • Paid Long Term & Short Term disability
  • Paid life insurance at one times annual salary
  • Minimum 7 paid holidays
  • Business casual dress code
  • Free parking

Major Responsibilities and Duties

  • Supervise assigned client teams including staff members, timelines, processes, scope, and deliverables
  • Review financial transactions and prepare financial reports for assigned clients
  • Assist with year-end procedures, audit preparation, Form 990 supporting schedules, budgets, and other client-related special projects
  • On-board new clients and train assigned team members on client processes, procedures, and team roles
  • Review documented client workflows, processes, and procedures to ensure accuracy, completeness, appropriate segregation of duties and for streamlining department and client workflow to increase productivity
  • Complete client work by the assigned deadline and within the assigned time budget
  • Ensure files are complete and maintained in line with appropriate electronic filing systems for clients and team
  • Create and monitor client accounting services and special project budgets to proactively identify scope creep. Create change orders/requests as needed.
  • Accurately record, track and monitor time of client teams to ensure services are provided on-time and within budget
  • Participate with a positive team and firm-first attitude by continually communicating with managers, direct supervisor, clients, and team regarding project status and any potential difficulties in a timely manner.
  • Proactively propose client KPIs, dashboards, and reporting enhancements based on industry and accounting knowledge to provide clients with better management tools
  • Identify and discuss with team members and client representatives potential technology enhancements that will streamline client processes and increase efficiency
  • Actively listen to team member and client concerns and provide constructive guidance
  • Proactively schedule meetings with client representatives and team members
  • Propose staffing needs and assignments, based on team member strengths, to management for approval
  • Attend approved industry networking or educational events

Requirements & Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess the following basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • A graduate degree is desired
  • 5 – 7 year’s experience in industry or public accounting
  • Previous management experience
  • Knowledge of GAAP (non-profit experience desired)
  • Comfort with technology and the ever-changing technology environment
  • Competence in Microsoft Office and Outlook
  • Experience in cloud-based platforms including Sage Intacct, QuickBooks Online, Bill.com, Nexonia
  • QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor certification preferred
  • Self-motivated, consistently follow through with commitments, take ownership of work, and be accountable for actions
  • People and project management skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective organizational skills
  • Planning and time management skills
  • Scheduling and monitoring skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective listening skills
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, consistency, and efficiency
  • Judgment and decision-making skills
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Team player

Seize an Opportunity.

We’re not just looking for bodies to fill chairs. We’re looking for people who care about using their accounting education to grow with us, and have a rewarding career and lifestyle.

If you are that person, apply here:

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