Chief Operating Officer (CPA Firm)

Recruiter
Greenhall Recruitment
Location
New York
Salary
150000.00 - 225000.00 USD Annual + $150,000 to $225,000
Posted
Sep 21, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Chief Operating Officer (CPA firm)
New York NY or Garden City NY
Salary: $150,000 to $225,000
Relocation required: No
Overnight travel required: No
Expenses paid: Yes

Position Summary:
Regional CPA firm seeking COO to be responsible for overseeing the firm's operations, policies and procedures supporting the delivery of efficient quality service to clients. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), be able to demonstrate leadership and manage diverse business operations with the goal of sustainable growth.

Responsibilities:
Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures
Oversee daily operations and administrative processes of all departments
Willingness to make key operating decisions and obtain management's buy-in
Leader of internal firm communications
Insure optimum staff utilization and development in delivering quality client service
Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth
Lead employees to encourage high performance, dedication and retention
Evaluate performance by analyzing and interpreting firm data and metrics
Manage all office activities and vendor relationships
Resolve issues and conflicts as they occur

Skills and Qualifications:
Minimum education level: Master's Degree
Experience required: 7+ to 10 Years
Proven experience as COO for a CPA firm
Understand the needs of the diverse business functions of the firm such as HR, IT, marketing, accounting, office services and client service deliverables
Excellent communication, listening and organizational skills
Ability to prioritize, plan and implement strategic initiatives and business development
Aptitude in decision making and problem solving
Positive attitude with motivational and problem solving skills
Knowledge of and ability to integrate required technology