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Government Accounting Specialist in Jackson, MI at Rehmann, LLC

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Why Rehmann?

Founded in 1941, Rehmann has grown to become one of the largest CPA, business consulting and financial services firms in the Midwest. Rehmann Robson, Rehmann Consulting, Rehmann Financial and Rehmann Corporate Investigative Services form a synergistic collection of business services that make up Rehmann. Through these subsets, we offer services in the areas of tax, accounting, assurance, business consulting, wealth management and corporate investigative services.

What makes Rehmann one of the best? Real Connections. Real Opportunity. Real Impact.

We believe that long term success is curated by REAL connections that entice you to collaborate with Firm leaders and fellow associates, REAL opportunities that push you to maximize your potential while maintaining a work/life integration, and REAL impact that allows you to use your creative ideas to positively affect not only your Firm and career, but your community and clients too. 

How You Will Make an Impact at Rehmann:

Our Government Accounting Specialists are responsible for performing accounting and financial management outsourcing services to our public school districts, municipalities, community mental health authorities, and other governmental entities.  Such services may include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining accounting systems including cost allocations and periodic general journal entries
  • Creating budgets and financial forecasting/projections
  • Supervising client accounting and finance staff, as required
  • Internal and external financial reporting including annual closing, analysis and audit assistance
  • Assisting with grant management, accounting and reporting
  • Participating in internal management meetings including board and related committee meetings
  • Building relationships internally to foster a culture of teamwork and collaboration
  • Providing a “wow” experience to every client
  • Contributing to the success of our clients’ organizations

Your Desired Skills, Values & Experiences:

  • 3-5 years (or more) relevant audit experience in public accounting or government
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to self-direct and manage multiple projects / deadlines
  • Ability to lead and motivate staff and senior level associates
  • Licensed CPA or other certification highly desirable, but not required
  • Career oriented, seeking advancement
  • Frequent travel to client locations (normally within 60-80 mile radius)

Apply now to learn more about the Rehmann difference.

Real Connections. Real Opportunity. Real Impact.


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