Senior Consultant

Clifton Larson Allen Canton, OH
Senior Consultant

CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA) is not your typical public accounting firm! As a professional services firm, we have dynamic career opportunities in audit and tax, but we also offer customized accounting support for our clients on an interim and project basis. This is called our Custom Accounting Solutions Team (CAST). If flexibility, variety, entrepreneurism, and increasing your marketplace value is important to you… Keep on reading!

CAST delivers unique custom accounting solutions when and where it's needed. We provide flexibility without sacrificing quality. Our clients, both public and private businesses, say they appreciate how we roll up our sleeves and work alongside them, using our years of experience for their benefit. Common roles we fill are CFO, Controller, Accounting Manager, Internal Auditor, VP Finance, or Financial Reporting Manager to name a few.

We offer opportunities for traditionally qualified CPAs to utilize their talents in non-traditional ways in a role we call our Senior Consultant… Our Senior Consultants typically have less than 10 years of accounting, audit, technology or financial leadership experience and really enjoy servicing clients' needs with a hands on approach. With the freedom to pick and choose your engagements, you allow yourself the ability to enjoy your career AND your life.

At CLA CAST, you can build the career YOU want.

RequirementsMINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR A SENIOR CONSULTANT:

* Experience: Minimum of 7 years of work experience, including Big 4 or other similar public accounting experience. Industry experience as accounting manager, financial analyst, internal auditor, etc.

* Education: Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field

* Certifications/Licenses: CPA preferred

AN IDEAL SENIOR CONSULTANT ALSO POSSESSES:

* Experience fixing things! Designing/improving accounting processes such as: monthly close, management and financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, consolidations, shared services or application outsourcing and system implementations

* Exceptional interpersonal skills. We want someone with the capability to gain the confidence and respect of senior executives and team members without needing to be hand-held or requiring supervision.

* A strong client services orientation including the ability to take an active and hands on approach in executing engagements to exceed client expectations… Our Engagement Directors hit the ground running, provide value, and take pride in their work!

* Ability to travel is a big plus – The more open you are to travel, the more opportunities we can present to you!

ABOUT US

CliftonLarsonAllen LLC (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing and public accounting capabilities to help enhance our clients' enterprise value and assist them in growing and managing their related personal assets – all the way from startup to succession and beyond. Our professionals are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With nearly 4,000 people, 90 US locations and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.

We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.

CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

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