PKF O'Connor Davies

  • Supervisor - Entrepreneurial Services Group

    Job Locations US-NJ-Woodcliff Lake
    # of Openings
    Accounting - Accountant
  • Overview

    The Entrepreneurial Services Group provides entrepreneurial and family-owned businesses accounting, tax and advisory support. From taxation issues and mandatory accounting needs to business restructuring and succession planning, our expertise can make a substantial difference to entrepreneurs striving to expand their business to a new level and ensure continued success for the next generation.


    The Supervisor will lead engagements supported by Partners who will educate, train and promote a great working environment. PKF O’Connor Davies continues to grow its practice and the professionals will have room for continued advancement and promotion throughout their career.

    Essential Duties

    • Review write-up, bank reconciliations, payroll/sales tax and complex technical activities and conduct a self-review before submission.
    • Prepare and review financial statements, consolidated statements and various other accounting statements.
    • Oversee the effort of multiple client engagements and supervise staff to meet deliverable deadlines within budget, identify roadblocks and understand critical milestones to meet client service expectations.
    • Maintain active communication with clients and manage expectations, ensure satisfaction and lead change efforts
    • Ability to prepare or review tax returns, financial statements, monthly/quarterly write-up services, engagement documentation and related reports.
    • Review and verify the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classification assigned to various records.
    • Ability to conduct tax research, income tax projections and prepare complex entity and individual tax returns/identify multi state tax issues
    • Ability to develop new business from existing clients and through the development of client relationships.
    • Oversee and supervise work of staff and senior accountants and assist/train staff as well as assist Partner in the scheduling of staff.
    • Identify and communicate to management suggestions to improve client internal controls and accounting procedures.
    • Assist Partner with client billings for Partner review.
    • Actively participate in learning and development opportunities, formal learning (CPE) and training programs.
    • Attend professional development, networking events and training seminars on a regular basis.


    • Bachelor’s or Master’s in Accounting from an accredited college/university required.
    • 5+ years of progressive experience in public accounting.
    • CPA certification preferred.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including working knowledge of firm’s tax and accounting software and applications.
    • Strong knowledge and application of GAAP standards.
    • Strong knowledge of Federal and State taxation.
    • Effective written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
    • Able to identify roadblocks and understand critical milestones to meet client service expectations.
    • Encouraged participation in civic or professional organizations, obtain a position on a Board.



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