Director of Accounting Services

Posted on: 01/03/2019

XMI, a Nashville based back-office services provider, is seeking a Director for the Outsourced Accounting Practice. Strong managerial, business development, organizational and communication skills are required to report and work directly with clients’ management and supervise the outsourced accounting team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build upon the existing outsourced accounting team, including hiring of appropriate staff.
  • Oversee functions of outsourced accounting department, including budget, projections and collections
  • Manages client expectation to provide exceptional client service to a book of business for bookkeeping and CFO services
  • Responsible for direction, scheduling, coordination, training and evaluation of staff; assist executive leadership with overall management
  • Proposal creation, review and maintenance, including pricing and status of outsourcing projects to prospects and clients
  • Discovery and creation of new business opportunities to grow the practice including opportunities with existing clients.
  • Oversee client accounting and financial reporting for the accurate and timely dissemination of financial management reports to clients.
  • Maintain personal growth with attending conferences, teaching internally and externally, writing whitepapers and blogs from time-to-time
  • Design and establish processes and procedures to meet the changing needs of the clients’ business environment

Job Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field from an accredited institution. Advanced degree is a plus
  • CPA certification is a strong preference
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working in an outsourced accounting department with supervisory experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working in a CPA firms’ outsourced accounting department as a Manager or Controller, a plus
  • Business Development and Management experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of GAAP FS
  • Demonstrates strong analytical capabilities with a high attention to detail
  • Experience with QuickBooks is required, Intacct is a plus

Qualified candidates should respond to the job advertisement by including a copy of their most recent resume and contact information

XMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.