CrossCountry Consulting is a trusted business advisory firm that provides customized finance, accounting, human capital management, risk, operations, and technology consulting services to leading organizations facing complex change.
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As a Director in CrossCountry's Accounting Advisory practice you will serve as an extension of our leadership team to lead, develop, and build our services in the Washington, D.C. market, with a primary focus on Corporate Transactions. Our Accounting Advisory team helps leaders and their organizations anticipate and respond to accounting changes, increased financial reporting, new accounting standards and transaction-related demands.
Partner with our clients to enable, lead, and manage transaction activities, providing an optimized roadmap to efficiently transition their financial reporting and operational processes from the due diligence phase through post transaction optimization
Manage client accounts, projects, and engagements, including work plans, staffing, deadlines, and budgets throughout all lifecycle phases - strategy, goal-setting, deliverables, and maintaining an integrated project plan
Serve as a key leader in our practice by guiding and directing strategic firm and practice initiatives
Lead marketing and business development efforts in support of all the firm's services with a focus on continuing to develop Accounting Advisory's service offerings
Developing new client relationships as well as expanding at existing clients
Participate in firm-wide committees and internal initiatives such as thought leadership, industry forums, recruiting, sales/business development, marketing, training, and organizational development
Manage teams by guiding performance against objectives, creating an atmosphere of trust and collaboration, modeling leadership behaviors, and encouraging continuous improvement/innovation
Lead coaching family by serving as a role model, coach, mentor and liaison to the leadership team
Willingness to travel domestically up to 25%
Required Experience & Qualifications
12+ years of relevant accounting experience advising publicly traded companies, including experience supporting transactions as a result of, or in preparation for, one or more of the following areas: mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, spin-off, carve-out, IPO
Prior experience in professional services (public accounting or advisory firm), preferably at a large, global accounting firm or with a management consulting firm
In depth knowledge of accounting standards (U.S. GAAP and/or IFRS)
Desired Experience & Qualifications
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Demonstrated track record of establishing credibility both internally and externally
Proven leader with the ability to foster an environment of collaboration and excellence
Passionate about building, developing, motivating, and leading others
Strong attention to detail with the ability to think from a "big picture" perspective
Creativity, confidence, and flexibility
High energy, enthusiasm, and an entrepreneurial spirit
Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Accounting, Business, Finance or other technical discipline
CrossCountry Consulting is a trusted business advisory firm that provides customized finance, accounting, human capital management, risk, operations, and technology consulting services to leading organizations facing complex change. We partner with our clients to help them navigate pressing business challenges and achieve goals related to improving operations, minimizing risks, and enabling future growth. Our people are our most valuable asset and our individual differences are our greatest strength. At CrossCountry, we embrace and value our individual experiences, capabilities, talents, and perspectives by fostering and promoting a culture of diversity and inclusion. Join our team where Excellence is a priority, Collaboration and teamwork are the norm, Energy is contagious, and the opportunity to make an Impact is endless.