Has anyone transitioned to a sr accountant role at Amazon from Audit? If so, how’s it going?

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Any insight the role of a treasury accountant? Daily tasks and career growth prospect and salary? Thanks

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I was offered a contract position with a consulting firm. I will be leaving my first full time job, so trying to cover my bases. The contract is for 6 months with the option to evaluate for a full time position after 3. Thoughts on setting up and LLC and getting liability insurance as an independent contractor in the short term? I am shooting in the dark here and would like to get accountant, legal, etc. set up before hand if necessary.

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I’m stuck in career and need some advice for what to do next. I have a background in SALT where I did compliance, state tax notices, fin 48 calcs, and a little bit of restructuring. I was fortunate to land a role as a senior accountant but I don’t want to be a controller. So I’m thinking should I just go back to tax (I feel like I left because I wasn’t getting the proper training and mentor ship to succeed in the career). I’m also thinking should I pursue my MBA and switch over to finance to ...

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Anyone interested in small public SAAS company senior accountant position? Feel free to DM me and I will shoot you more details.

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Anyone here cant find a job after passing all Cpa exams? i need help to land on a public accounting position.to get certified! Got a high GPA and current working as an accountant at a public company.

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What are exit opportunities like when you work in Accounting Advisory in a big 4? I would like to put myself on a path to one day become a senior accountant at Google or similar tech company, more so on the revenue recognition side. Would transferring from Audit to Accounting Advisory help me?

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Guys I have a second round interview with an accounting manager at my dream job. Senior Accountant role at a Tech company. I have all weekend to prep. How should I approach this prep? Please help! It’s a pre-IPO company and so there are no public 10-K I can review. Should I review the STAR method? Any advice is welcome. I will do everything in my power to be prepared. Please advise. 🖤

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If a recruiter reached out to me.about a job that's publically posted and after they reached out I spoke to a former colleague who works there and they offered to send my resume to HR, what do I do? This is for a senior fund accountant position

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Currently an A3 in assurance. I have two job offers: senior financial analyst (FP&A role) and senior accountant. Similar pay (a little over 40% raise), similar benefits. Will taking one of the offers limit me to just those types of roles going forward or would there still be an opportunity to do the other later on?

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In tax accounting - want to get out of tax and accounting if possible. Would it be better to hold off for a finance related role or accept a position as a fund accountant at a large PE firm? Grad school is not out of the question either.

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Staff 2 here - Opinions on leaving for a Gl Revenue Accountant vs Senior accountant position?

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I want to leave public as a senior, but can’t find anything I’m interested in. I’ve been applying;g for manager and assistant controller roles, which has been really difficult. But I don’t really want a senior accountant role. I was thinking FP and A is a good choice. I’m looking for something that has good career progression and a better WLB balance, pay isn’t so important to me. Has anyone else dealt with this? Advice would be greatly appreciated.

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Been at a new job after audit for a bit in a senior accountant position. My boss is already talking about promoting me to supervisor and even though I’m excited I’m a little nervous. Can anyone offer me some tips?

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What salary should I expect if I left after 3 years at EY? Currently a senior 1. Looking to be a senior technical accountant or similar role at a large public company

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How are exit ops from RSM/BDO vs big 4 in audit? If I wanted to jump to senior accountant at a large private company/publicly traded, will I have a harder time coming out of a mid tier?

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Anyone gone from b4 to a fund accountant role at an investment firm? If so, how do things like work life balance and structured growth compare?

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Some recruiters are f**king clueless. I made it clear what my salary expectations are and then they try to push me into this staff accountant position paying 60k, which would be a 5k pay cut and I have 2 years exp about to be promoted to senior. Now she's giving me the runaround how I won't get a senior position in industry after I've told her I had interviews for senior positions already paying 85k+

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A recruiter reached out to me about a fund accountant position at a PE firm. The company is growing a lot, but don’t know much about fund accounting outside of reading online. Is this solid experience that could transfer to other jobs after? I don’t know any fund accountants but would love some insight.

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So I’m excited I have three pretty solid options 1. Being a trust tax manager at a bank ( I’ve done banking/trust world before) 2. Contract to hire at a private equity firm 3. Staff accountant role at a healthcare company. Thoughts on these options?

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Have an offer to leave for industry for a Sr. Accountant role for an F500 that, despite the economy, is growing rapidly. Currently an A3 in the greater Michigan market. CPA. 20% pay bump plus 8% on average bonus thereafter, excluding any future pay increases from promotions. Solid benefits/ retirement match. ESPP. Do I abandon ship?

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I have 2 offers: One is in internal audit, $89k (middle of pay grade), 10-17% annual bonus, around 40 hrs a week and rarely any overtime. The other is a senior accountant role, $86k (high end of pay grade), 10% annual bonus, 40 hrs a week except for period closings (45-50hrs). What would you do?

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Recently got an offer in LCOL/MCOL for a senior tax accountant role for 87k. 3 years of public experience and have been in industry for almost a year. Current job pays about 5k more, but is a bit of a rarity in my city. New job’s team and culture are more appealing to me. Is the offer reasonable or should I try to negotiate? I’ve never negotiated before so I’m scared they might pull the offer. Thanks!

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Recently got an offer in LCOL/MCOL for a senior tax accountant role for 87k. 3 years of public experience and have been in industry for almost a year. Current job pays about 5k more, but is a bit of a rarity in my city. New job’s team and culture are more appealing to me. Is the offer reasonable or should I try to negotiate? I’ve never negotiated before so I’m scared they might pull the offer. Thanks!

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Recently got an offer in LCOL/MCOL for a senior tax accountant role for 87k. 3 years of public experience and have been in industry for almost a year. Current job pays about 5k more, but is a bit of a rarity in my city. New job’s team and culture are more appealing to me. Is the offer reasonable or should I try to negotiate? I’ve never negotiated before so I’m scared they might pull the offer. Thanks!

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Midwest A3. CPA. Have an offer to jump to industry for about a 12% increase in pay, 63k to 70k. Sr Accountant role. Is this reasonable?

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Round 2 Revenue accountant position interview coming up. They said to expect a case study. How would you recommend preparing for something like this?

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My wife runs an exec search firm and one of her clients is looking for a Sr. International Tax Accountant for a global logistics company HQ’d in Atlanta (currently remote). This role is open to those earlier in their career and ideally with a couple years experience in the consulting industry in multinational corporations and having experience with tax provision software(s). If anyone is interested, please DM me.

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In tax, want to get out and do audit, but getting into a public accounting role in audit is tough without taking about a $10k-$15k paycut. Would doing a staff accountant role (would be a small pay bump) let me transition to audit later? Or is this a bad plan?

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Does anyone have experience with the FBI forensic accountant application/hiring process they’d be willing to talk about? Also any staff level work/life in the FBI if you go the job?

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Is there a salary difference between a Senior Financial Analyst, FP&A and a Senior Accountant? Assuming you have the same amount of accounting experience when applying for each position.

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I would like to be a controller someday in financial services. Am a senior in big four audit with 4 years experience and CPA. I can either grind it out for two years to make manager, or I can leave for a senior accountant role in a fund and get familiar with the operations and closings and jump. I’m feeling burnt out, but I worry if I leave now I’ll be set back. Which is the better path? Any advice would be much appreciated, especially as I know there can be a lot of different right answers.

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Anyone here transitioned into a staff accountant role (reconciling differences, end of month balances, JE, etc). Is it better than tax in terms of work/life balance and how is the work?

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Hi! I’ve been thinking about two possible paths to making it to a controller one day in financial services. Path one: stay until manager in big four audit and leave for a lateral position, only have audit exp Path two: leave as a senior associate and spend two to three years as a senior accountant in private to get familiar with operations and the close process, then jump again for a promotion. Have a mix of audit and operational and accounting exp, but no title Which path would be better?

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I have accepted a mid size company 6 months contract staff accountant role. However, I will have interviews with couple of large companies by the same week of my start date. My question is, if I’m lucky enough to get the offer, is it bad to leave the contract after a couple of months? I don’t see any legal restrictions.

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Could anyone share what a reasonable salary would be for a Senior Accountant role in Los Angeles (industry)? I’m a third year senior with almost 5 years of experience (3 and half years in PA and 1 year in CMAAS). Any input is appreciated since I’m not familiar with the area.

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Is this a good salary for a senior II leaving for industry? Its a senior accountant role for 100K in NYC

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Anyone big 4 fish looking to exit as senior accountant in the next 1-2 months to join a small SAAS company recently listed in NYSE?

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Any B4 managers went into industry senior type roles (senior analyst/accountant)? I feel like I’d be more comfortable into senior type roles since I’ll at least have someone to oversee my work in the new role...

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Trying to exit out of PA as a senior with CPA, and I’m applying to FP&A, Sr. Accountant, and Sr. revenue accountant roles to cast my net wide. When the time comes, I’m not really sure which one I would chose. Nothing particularly interests me, and I’ve just been slowly inching forward in my life without a real direction. I feel like a college applicant again, trying to decide what my major will be. All I know is I’m exhausted and drained from role. How bad is taking a gap in my resume to gather

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