FASB Careers

Assistant Project Manager—Private Company

Responsibilities:

  • Project lead and/or project team member for projects on the FASB and Private Company Council’s (PCC) agenda, from initial research, through agenda decision and issuance of a final Accounting Standards Update. Any project lead responsibilities, at least initially, will likely be limited to more narrow-scope projects;
     
  • Contributing a private company perspective to other projects on the FASB’s active agenda, including helping to ensure appropriate constituent outreach;
     
  • Actively contributing to our efforts to grow our list of private company contacts and improve our various means of reaching private company audiences;
     
  • Actively involved in our private company advisory groups.

Qualities:

  • Well-organized, able to multitask, meet established project plan objectives and timetables
     
  • Broad technical accounting skills (sound generalist)
     
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
     
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral)
     
  • Demonstrated leader who exhibits intelligence, creativity, and ability to think strategically

Background:

  • CPA with a minimum of 5-7 years of relevant experience working with private companies, with at least a couple of those years in public accounting and has a track record of managing projects and leading/coaching a team of individuals
     
  • Some direct industry experience with one or more private companies a major plus
     
  • Some experience with public companies (either in industry or public accounting) a definite plus
     

Contact Information

Qualified candidates that meet the requirements of this position should forward their resume, with cover letter and salary requirements to: Ginny Cintron, Personnel Manager, vicintron@f-a-f.org.