Operational Accounting Consultant - Tech Industry
Employment Type: Full-Time
RGP is a global consulting firm helping some of the most recognized companies in the world work differently. Our success comes from a shared belief in rolling up our sleeves and doing the hard work of solving complex challenges, executing plans and implementing technology to help transform organizations.Working as a consultant you will be connected to work that matters, putting your expertise to its best use while developing skills for the future. The result is a career defined by you, supported by RGP and built on tangible accomplishments.As we continue to grow and deepen our impact on organizations around the world, we are looking for the right people to join us on our mission. If you are interested in being part of our team, there are a few things you should know:* We are energized by challenges and the effort needed to solve them.* We like working with people who are positive, adaptable and growth-minded.* We care how work gets accomplished and are deeply invested in the success of our clients and our colleagues.If this sounds like you, we invite you to read on and learn more.THE RGP CONSULTING EXPERIENCERGP has a unique consulting model that provides opportunities for consultants to work in different ways. Most consultants work in a model where they have the flexibility and autonomy to choose projects aligning to their experience, skills and desired lifestyle. Other opportunities exist in team-based, strategy and solutions work. In all models, you will feel the full support of RGP to assist you in your work and guide you on your chosen path.PURPOSE OF THE ROLEAs an Operational Accounting Consultant - Tech Industry, you will be responsible for providing support around general accounting for one of our largest social media and tech clients in the Bay Area. In this role, you provide operational support to close the gaps within the team as they are working on company-wide transformation initiatives as well as provide input for Oracle Fusion UAT testing. The ideal candidate will have great stakeholder management and collaboration skills, the ability to navigate organizationally and be a self-starter, looking to jump in and add value to ease pressure on the existing team.ATTRIBUTES OF CONSULTANTS AT RGP* Respect for people and opinions and confidently offer your point-of-view with clients and among colleagues* A drive for proactively cultivating relationships with clients and colleagues* Optimism when faced with challenges and complex situations, coupled with the drive to solve client issues* Dedication to continuous improvement and development of your skillset and talents* A strong personal identification with RGP's values - loyalty, integrity, focus, enthusiasm, accountability and talentKEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE* Support month-end close process, including maintaining the general ledger and sub-ledgers, reviews journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations as well as analyze account variances* Ability to perform day-to-day management of financial accounts* Apply accounting principles to analyze financial information* Ensure financial transactions are performed in compliance with company policies* Prepare accurate and timely financial management reports and statements* Ensure accurate reporting and analysis of revenues and expenses* Perform reconciliation activities* Analyze financial information to prepare weekly, monthly and annual financial reports* Address and resolve queries in a timely and accurate manner* Perform accounting functions such as revenue and asset accounting, payroll and cost analysis* Manage book-keeping and financial systems* Develop solutions to resolve accounting discrepancies and other financial problems/issues* Provide continuous management and support of budget and forecast activitiesDESIRED EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and Finance* CPA or Public Accounting Experience (Big 4 a plus)* 5 - 15 years of Experience in related field - Operational Accounting* High-Tech Industry a plus* Global Company Experience a must* Oracle Experience Required (Oracle Fusion even better)Equal Opportunity EmployerRGP is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or veteran status, and encourage all applicants to apply.