Current Job Opportunities

Lead Auditor

The Lead Auditor will be responsible for completing and leading IT, operational, and financial audit/consulting engagements, including audit planning, coordination of responsibilities, completion of fieldwork, reporting of results, and follow-up.  Lead Auditor must ensure that work is completed in accordance with professional standards and departmental guidelines.  Will have the opportunity to assist operational personnel in completing functional risk assessments.  Will also assist in completion of initiatives related to department quality assurance and improvement program.  Position will report to Audit Manager.

Successful candidate should have a Bachelors degree in IT, Accounting, Finance, or related field and at least 8 years of auditing experience, ideally in a financial institution environment.  Must have prior supervisory experience and strong knowledge and application of internal auditing standards.  Background and experience in IT a plus.  CPA, CIA, or CISA strongly preferred.

To $95K.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO0902

Financial Analyst

Manufacturer located north of Charleston in Berkeley County is seeking a strategic business partner to support Plant Controller, Accounting Manager, and designated business unit leaders in the areas of annual budget management, quarterly forecasts, rolling forecasts, and accounting for raw materials, finished goods, work-in-process, and inventories.  Will also be responsible for cost review, financial analysis, and management over specific elements of plant expenditures.  This is a high visibility role.

Our client is seeking a degreed financial professional with 4-6 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.  Masters or CPA/CMA ideal.  Candidate should have a working knowledge of manufacturing and cost standards development and ability to create business partnerships with their designated areas.  Must have strong analytical, communication, interpersonal, and advanced Excel skills, combined with personal traits of integrity, thoroughness, motivation, commitment, reliability, and adaptability.   Prior SAP and Hyperion experience preferred.

To $85K.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO3101

Senior Financial Analyst

Blue-chip, family-owned corporation is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst to serve as a resource and partner to senior financial management.  Duties relate to the review, analysis, and communication of internal and external financial reporting and budgeting matters, assisting in the development of financial forecasts, participating in the closing process and the development of improved accounting policies and procedures, responding to inquiries from senior management, and other projects.

Strong preference for Bachelor degree in accounting, financial or related field and 5+ years of related experience in corporate financial analysis, budgeting, and financial reporting.  Must have strong communication, MS Office, planning, and organizational skills, along with the ability to self-direct, work independently, and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.

To $80K.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO2701

Accounts Payable & Cash Application Manager

Large, well-respected, multi-location company is seeking a degreed professional to oversee its accounts payable workflow and the daily posting of cash receipts to customer accounts.  The position supervises 3 direct reports and reports to Controller.  Position will work closely with other departments (most notably Purchasing and Credit) and will respond to inquiries from the President and members of senior financial management.

We are seeking a professional candidate with 3+ years of supervisory experience in a high volume accounts payable and cash application environment.  Bachelors degree in accounting, finance, or business field preferred.  Must have strong critical thinking, communication, organizational, and Excel skills to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.  Must be self-motivated and committed to continuous improvement and service excellence.

To $70K.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO2601

Controller

Kershaw County manufacturer has an excellent opportunity for an experienced accounting professional.  Position with assist the Senior Finance Manager in directing all finance and accounting functions.  The following specific duties are the responsibility of the Controller and/or subordinates:

  • Coordinate and assist in year-end inventory – preparations, keying, analyzing and posting.
  • Responsible for fixed asset accounting, including, but not limited to, yearly fixed asset physical inventory and monthly CIP and depreciation reconciliations.
  • Assist in enforcing and testing internal controls; IATF Internal Audits w/Quality
  • Responsible for all payroll journal entries and reconciliations
  • Prepare all customer reporting, including financials, payments, journal entries and reconciliations
  • Create all new vendors and ensure all proper paperwork is completed
  • Create and post all Debit and Credit notes as needed
  • Oversee and manage AP & AR
  • Assist in forecasting and budgets as needed
  • Assist with month end reporting package and analysis
  • Back up Senior Finance Manager for all functions and other accounting functions as needed.
  • Back up AP & AR as needed

Experience requirement includes Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field and 5+ years of accounting, cost, and financial analysis experience in a manufacturing setting.   Should have knowledge of ERP software, ideally SAP.  Must have good GAAP, software (especially Excel), communication,  analytical, and time management skills.

To $90K.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO1601

Manager-Investment Accounting

Growing real estate investment company has a high-profile opportunity for a strong accounting professional with real estate experience.  The Manager-Investment Accounting will manage all aspects of property accounting for the company’s investments, including the closing process, property financial reporting and analysis, budgeting, and reforecasting.  Specific duties include the following:

  • Supervise, manage and direct day-to-day activities of property accounting and staff, including recurring journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, variance reports and internal/external  financial reporting
  • Oversee and ensure timely and accurate monthly close of the property general ledgers and creation of property level financial statements
  • Review budget to actual explanations by line item for all properties and determine the key drivers of budget to actual property Net Operating Income variances
  • Partner with the Director – Investment Accounting and the Managing Director – Asset Management on the budgeting and reforecasting process for all properties
  • Partner with the Asset Management team to review accounts receivable detail along with the operations teams to determine the required bad debt reserves and to ensure all income is billed in accordance with lease terms, including review of monthly accruals and annual reconciliations of recovery items
  • Partner with various property operations groups to identify value creation opportunities at the property level that will drive efficiencies into the leasing and property valuation process and increase cash flow through sales reporting, percentage rent, and expense recoveries
  • Play a key role in the Company’s financial reporting process including the preparation of the quarterly report and annual audited financial statements
  • Provide sound advice relative to potential financial implications of proposed transactions, acquisitions, and dispositions and interact with all levels within the Company to ensure proper recording of financial transactions
  • Manage departmental projects that deploy updated processes and technology to create efficiencies and automate manual tasks
  • Assist with special projects or tasks to support the overall Company’s goals
  • Maintain and document policies and procedures around financial reporting, internal controls, and accounting system infrastructure

Position will supervise a staff of 2-3 and report to Director-Investment Accounting.

This opportunity requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field and 5-8 years of experience specifically in real estate property accounting.  A focus on retail or office space preferred.   Masters degree or CPA preferred but not required.  Experience with Yardi software ideal.

To $120K plus attractive bonus potential.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO1101

 

Accounting Associate

Growing, blue-chip Columbia company is seeking an accounting professional to work with senior management and the accounting department to help manage and drive continuous improvement for its high-quality accounting and finance functions.   Specific duties include the following:

  • Execute monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting procedures to ensure high quality financial statements and reporting both on an investment and corporate level
  • Perform monthly close procedures within a defined timeframe
  • Prepare account reconciliations and post journal entries
  • Prepare financial statements and work papers
  • Responsible for accounts payable and vendor setup
  • Implement and maintain fixed asset ledgers for book and tax depreciation and amortization
  • Maintain and document policies and procedures around financial reporting, internal controls, and accounting system infrastructure
  • Provide acquisition and transaction support for Investments team
  • Assist with annual budget and quarterly reforecast processes and maintain monthly variance reporting
  • Assist with audit and tax preparation
  • Assist with special projects as needed

Ideal candidate would be a CPA or CPA candidate with 2-3 years of experience in public accounting and/or corporate real estate environment.  Masters degree ideal not but required.  Must possess excellent technical accounting, analytical, communication, organizational, and software skills combined with high energy, strong work ethic, attention to detail, and self-motivation.  Prior experience in the real estate industry strongly preferred.

To $65K plus bonus potential.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO1406

Senior Public Accounting Openings

Well-respected Columbia CPA firms are seeking experienced audit and tax professionals.

  • Large local firm in Columbia needs a Senior Auditor with 3-5 years of experience to plan, organize, and lead audit engagements for corporate clients.  CPA strongly preferred.
  • Full-service Kershaw County CPA firm is seeking a degreed accountant with 0-5 years of public accounting experience for audit and/or tax roles.  Must be CPA or CPA candidate.  Audit role requires some travel.
  • Established regional CPA firm is seeking a Tax Manager for its Columbia office.  Must be CPA with 5+ years of solid technical tax consulting skills in a public accounting or law firm setting.

Market compensation.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO1206

Tax Senior

Established, respected CPA firm in Charleston is seeking tax professional with experience in individual, corporate, partnership, and fiduciary tax compliance and tax research.  Excellent work environment.  Will be responsible for supervising and mentoring less-experienced staff.

Successful candidate should be a CPA with 3-5+ years of diverse tax experience in public accounting.  Masters of Taxation ideal but not required.  Must have solid communication and supervisory skills and a passion for assisting clients with tax matters.

Market salary.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

JO1012