Finance / Accounting

Updated on March 13, 2019



Requirement: Family Office or Family Business Accounting Experience 

Unique opportunity available to represent a prominent family office and handle all accounting and business matters. The Accountant will be part of a small group of professionals which requires a flexible, team player willing to pitch in and handle other responsibilities outside of accounting as needed. 

The Accountant will be expected to: 

• Observe activity of cash accounts and record all transactions 

• Document credit card usage

• Handle monthly bank reconciliations

• Prepare checks and monitor invoices and other accounts payable activities

• Analyze ongoing general ledger account

• Gather vendor information and prepare annual 1099s

• Stay abreast of financial policies, legislation and regulations

• Prepare journal entries and supporting work papers and accompanying notes

• Examine and reconcile monthly investment valuation summaries

• General office tasks as needed

• Maintain confidentiality and secure information with backups

Bachelor’s degree mandatory, emphasis in accounting is preferred. Advanced computer skills (including MAC) are needed (Excel, Word, Outlook, QuickBooks). Ability to handle confidential matters with discretion is of utmost importance. Searching for a detail oriented, critical thinker with high integrity, great work ethic and stable career history.

Typical hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Competitive salary and benefits!

Prefer local candidates or with ties to Michigan. 

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$50,000 - $65,000 

Excellent work environment and benefits

In search of a multifaceted accountant, preferably with experience in Retail to oversee AP, Payroll and GL for multiple local stores. This position is fast paced, and offers an upbeat work environment and great benefits. Additional responsibilities will include vendor communication and reconciliations, data entry, and miscellaneous tasks as requested. Strong experience with Great Plains and Excel are a plus.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • GL
  • Payroll
  • AP/AR
  • Reimbursements
  • Reconciliations
  • Invoicing
  • Audit participation
  • Deposits / Refunds


  • Degree in Accounting or similar
  • 2-5 years of GL experience
  • Experience with Great Plains highly preferred

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$60,000 - $70,000 Birmingham Area

In search of an accounting professional with experience in overseeing multiple retail operation’s finances. The ideal applicant is not only detail oriented in their work, but a strong communicator with a business mentality. The main responsibilities of this role will include monitoring all finances, communicating various numbers and trends for each location and the business as a whole, developing best practices and training other accounting team members, and operating in the best interest of the company.

Primary Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Prepare and analyze balance sheets and income statements with budget variances
  • GL
  • Budgeting, forecasting, P&L
  • Prepare and update fixed asset amortization and depreciation schedules
  • AP / AR
  • Bank and account reconciliations
  • Conduct weekly and month-end review of merchandise margins for retail locations
  • Monthly sales tax reporting
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • Previous experience in retail operations required, preferably in the convenience store industry
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Previous experience using Yardi, Quickbooks, or similar accounting software preferred
  • Previous experience with convenience store back office software, such as PRI-SCAN preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in written correspondence   

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Harper Associates

31000 Northwestern Hwy,

Suite 240,

Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Phone. 248-932-1170

Fax. 888-737-8525





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