At Cohen & Company, our purpose is to engage, teach, inspire and improve lives through the power of knowledge and trust. We value great people, teamwork, a competitive spirit and courage, and the ability to adapt and remain optimistic.
Named one of the fastest growing private companies in the country, Cohen & Company offers assurance, tax and advisory services to clients throughout the U.S. and worldwide. The firm serves a broad range of clients, from privately held companies and their owners; to private equity firms and their portfolio companies; to public and private funds, advisers and fund service providers within the investment industry; to Fortune 1000 multinational enterprises. Cohen & Company was founded in 1977 and has more than 650 associates in Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. Learn more at cohencpa.com. Member Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).
As accountants, advisors and consultants who work day in and day out with closely held organizations, private equity investors and select publicly held companies, our seasoned transactions team knows where to look for potential opportunities and pitfalls in any transaction. Our Transaction Services (TS) Group plays an important role with many of our clients and this group is growing!
Our Transaction Services team focuses on providing Quality of Earnings, accounting, financial, operational and tax due diligence services to our clients engaged in acquiring or selling a business. We act in a true advisory role to our clients, who rely on our team’s detailed analysis and expertise to execute on their deals. We mainly serve middle market private equity firms and large corporations on the buy side, while serving those same clients plus privately help entities on the sell side. As a part of our team, you will play a key role in creating income statement, balance sheet and commercial analyses. You will have direct interaction with various stakeholders and decision makers who will be using your analysis to determine how to best move forward with a potential transaction.
We are very excited about our growth opportunities and are seeking individuals with an entrepreneurial energy and commitment to client service to join our Transaction Services team! This position can be located in any of our office locations: Cleveland, Akron, Youngstown, OH; Detroit, MI; Milwaukee, WI; Chicago, IL; Pittsburgh, PA; Hunt Valley, MD; New York, NY. We are also open to candidates who would like to work remotely!
Looking for someone who has the ability to:
Actively and effectively engage with clients
Use their technical accounting skills and feel comfortable using Excel on a daily basis
Work hard, have an appetite for learning
Target company personnel and their representatives, team members, and other stake holders
4-7 years of experience, combined between public accounting Assurance and Transaction Services experience
A minimum of 1-2 years of Transaction Services experience required
Candidates must already be operating at the Manager level in current position
Has the ability to travel up to 30%
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation preferred
Cohen & Company was founded in 1977 on the belief that there had to be a better way to help businesses find success. What began as one man’s passion has since evolved into a firmwide mission — to provide top-tier tax, assurance and advisory services, and to create a culture that draws the best and brightest professionals from every discipline.
As one of the country’s top tax and accounting firms, we serve clients ranging from privately held companies and their owners; to public and private funds, advisers and fund service providers within the investment industry; to Fortune 1000 multinational enterprises. But we take just as much pride in serving our communities and our employees.
While our expertise and industry reputation put us on par with other national firms, we stand out and above in a very significant way: our purpose. Whether working with a client or developing members of our team, we always strive to engage, teach, inspire and improve lives through the power of knowledge and trust.