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Accounting Advisory Manager

Accounting Advisory Manager

locationPittsburgh, PA, USA
PublishedPublished: 3/17/2024
Full Time

As a trusted advisor in the professional services industry,you know what matters most to clients: Big thinking with a personal focus. Youalso know what matters most to your own success, including: career growth,work-life flexibility, leadership that cares about your ability to succeed, theopportunity to give and receive one-on-one coaching and mentoring, as well aslearning opportunities that inspire professional development. Experience themall at Schneider Downs, where we’ve been providing accounting, tax, consulting,and wealth management services through our team of innovative thought leadersfor over 65 years. Start building a career with people motivated to help yousucceed—and enjoy more of what counts.

Schneider Downs is seeking an Accounting Advisory Manager to join our rapidly growing Accounting Advisory Services group. This is an entrepreneurial opportunity as the Manager will be a key member of this growing practice area.  

Schneider Downs Accounting Advisory Services group offers a variety of technical accounting advisory services, as well as outsourced accounting and finance advisory services, for every type of organization from small businesses that have limited resources, to large publicly-traded and privately-held companies who need technical expertise.

Schneider Downs Accounting Advisory Services’ clients engage with us to help solve complex accounting and finance challenges where no two projects will be the same. This requires you to think on your feet and think in unique and creative ways to develop answers to complex issues. 

Learn more about our Accounting Advisory practice here:

Schneider Downs has embraced the hybrid work model, so this role will have flexibility working from home, as well as in the office. We are also open to individuals working remotely for this opportunity if they are within driving distance from our clients and offices.


  • Consult with clients on complex accounting and finance issues which may include, but are not limited to, technical accounting issues, financial reporting, operational accounting, buy-side or sell-side accounting assistance and post-merger integration
  • Develop and lead an engagement team to respond to our clients’ unique needs and expectations
  • Manage the client engagement including work plans, staffing, deadlines and budgets throughout the duration of the project, including strategy, goal-setting, deliverables and maintaining an integrated project plan
  • Build relationships with colleagues across multiple service lines to provide seamless integrated services
  • Assist with new business development, including identification of other service need at our current clients 
  • Participate in career development activities and technical training of staff
  • Develop and sustain relationships with client executives and senior management


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or other related technical discipline is required
  • Minimum of five years in public accounting, preferably working within either an accounting advisory or external audit function is required
  • CPA license is required 
  • A proven track record of managing projects and delivering excellent client service while building relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Strong technical writing skills and the ability to communicate complex issues in easy-to-understand manner
  • Ability to respond to client needs quickly
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and interest in making an impact in a rapidly growing service offering of Schneider Downs

At Schneider Downs, our culture is our identity. And it’sour culture of care that makes us unique. Even as we grow, we work hard toretain this culture to continuously promote a positive, supportive workenvironment through our core values: Care, Integrity, Flexibility, Respect, andDrive.

- Competitive compensation
- Insurance, including health, dental, and vision,that begin on day one
- 20+ days of paid time off and 13 paid holidays
- Flex Fridays and office closures for summer andwinter breaks
- Parental leave, family care leave, and volunteertime
- 401(k) plans and profit sharing
- CPA exam bonus, education assistance program, andpet insurance

For over 65 years, Schneider Downs has provided audit, tax,consulting, and wealth management services through our team of innovativethought leaders committed to our approach of providing Big Thinking with aPersonal Focus. Our client roster includes a diverse blend of well-establishednational and regional businesses both publicly and privately owned – as well asnot-for-profits and exciting start-ups. Regardless of industry or corporateprofile, our clients receive the highest level of responsiveness, pro-activity,and personal attention to their individual needs. We call that commitment theSD Standard and it’s what makes us different.

Schneider Downs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationalorigin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. Webelieve a culture of care that celebrates diversity, equity, and inclusioncontributes to a better company, better client services, and a better world.

SchneiderDowns does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicitedreferral will become the property of Schneider Downs. Upon hire, no fee will beowed to the agency, person, or entity.