Manager / Controller – Private Accounting Solutions - Los Angeles

1 month ago(12/5/2017 6:22 PM)


Best-in-class service, stewardship, independence, seamlessness, and transparency – these are the five core values that define the talented professionals at Andersen Tax. We are committed to hiring highly motivated individuals who desire to enhance their career and make a distinct impact. Andersen Tax is one of the largest independent tax firms in the United States, providing a wide range of tax, valuation, financial advisory and related consulting services to individuals, commercial clients and alternative investment funds. Andersen Tax has a worldwide presence through the member firms and collaborating firms of Andersen Global. In the U.S., Andersen Tax has more than 1,000 personnel located in 19 cities across the country. Our team of top advisors has extensive backgrounds in international accounting firms, law firms, the IRS, and state taxing authorities. We demonstrate our commitment to our people through programs like our Women’s, Veterans’, and Diversity initiatives, which allow us to maintain both a positive and supportive work environment. We aim to be the benchmark for quality in our industry and serve as the standard by which other firms are measured.

At Andersen Tax, we offer a rewarding career path for exceptional and motivated individuals. From the moment your employment begins, you will be exposed to a wide variety of projects that will give you the opportunity to stand out and make a difference. Additionally, due to our favorable Managing Director to Associate ratio, you will receive significant hands-on mentoring from our senior professionals who are invested in your growth and development. We foster an environment based on learning and allow our employees to grow through hands-on work experience, participation in local office and national training programs, and strong mentoring relationships. Through our sustained growth and best-in-class service, we can offer substantial long-term career opportunities and the tools you need to become an emerging leader. If you want to be a part of a growing and exciting organization, then consider your opportunities with Andersen Tax – a name from the past, a firm for the future.

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Andersen Tax offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, retirement programs, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, professional accreditation assistance, and other employee incentives.



Our Private Accounting Solutions (PAS) practice is a rapidly growing service line operating in 6 nationwide locations (including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Dallas and West Palm Beach), serving the finance and accounting needs of high net worth individuals and families, closely-held businesses and private foundations.   


Private Accounting Managers must demonstrate the ability to manage and supervise a wide variety of client matters, including investments, financing and asset purchases. Managers must possess strong technical knowledge of complex accounting and financial reporting issues, including financial statement preparation on a GAAP basis as well as Other Comprehensive Basis of Accounting (OCBOA).  Managers are responsible for accounting, financial reporting and general ledger functions, overseeing preparation of account reconciliations, identifying and resolving client financial-related issues and mentoring and developing staff.  Managers must have effective communication skills and strong written and oral presentation skills. 

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related degree;
  • CPA or Masters in Accounting highly preferred;
  • 6-8 years of relevant work experience with increasing responsibility -- family office or accounting firm experience a plus;
  • Successful candidates will possess:
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills;
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and a natural facilitator;
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills; and
  • Proficient use of technology including accounting systems (Microsoft Dynamics GP, QuickBooks, etc.) and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.).


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.


Andersen Tax welcomes and encourages workforce diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sexual orientation (including gender identity and gender expression), mental disability, physical disability, sex/gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), age, marital status, military status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws or regulations. All qualified individuals, including those with criminal histories, will be considered in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws. Additionally, we make every effort to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.





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