Accounting Manager

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Internal Finance



Go Beyond the Ordinary. Join Wipfli LLP.

We are excited that you made the decision to consider joining Wipfli LLP. In doing so, you’ve decided to go beyond the ordinary public accounting and consulting firm. We hope that you find, in Wipfli LLP, the firm where you will meet all of your goals and aspirations in life and work. Guided by our mission statement, “To contribute to the success of our associates and clients”, we will contribute to your development of technical and soft skills, so you can ensure our clients are successful.

Since 1930, we have grown to be a thriving national firm, with a local presence, and subject matter experts of a large firm. We will help our associates and clients -- and perhaps you -- thrive. All along, the Wipfli Way has guided us in making our associates and clients successful, and creating a culture that values relationships.

As we begin our relationship with you, we look forward to learning how we can help turn your ideas into realities, and how you will turn the challenges of our clients into opportunities for their success. To further explore more about The Wipfli Way and all we have to offer, please go to our website to learn more.


Wipfli is currently seeking qualified candidates for the role of Internal Accounting Manager. Under the direction of the Director of Finance, the Internal Accounting Manager will oversee the preparation of fixed asset and depreciation schedules, sales and use tax compliance and the accounts payable, cash receipt processing and cash management functions of the firm.


  • Prepare and review monthly financial statements for presentation to Firm leadership
  • Manage preparation of book and tax basis fixed asset and depreciation schedules
  • Manage sale and use tax compliance
  • Manage accounts payable function
  • Manage cash receipt processing and cash management functions
  • Provide general financial, analytical, and statistical support to the Director of Finance and Firm leadership
  • Serve as Performance Coach for direct reports
  • Prepare year-end compilation-type workpapers
  • Assist with merger and acquisition integration activities
  • Manage business side ownership of firm’s practice management system



  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a related field or comparable experience.
  • CPA is preferred
  • 5-10 years previous experience in an internal finance role
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, and time management skills
  • Ability to plan, prioritize, and organize work effectively
  • Ability to balance many projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work under pressure and time deadlines
  • Ability to analyze data and recommend solutions
  • Requires strong problem identification/analysis skills
  • Requires strong project management and systems analysis skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with associates at all levels of the organization while maintaining confidentiality
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and orally to achieve the goals and objectives of projects
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, and Access


Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.


Our recruiting team will guide you through our evaluation and interviewing process. We will communicate an update on your status as soon as possible.


The recruiting team member guiding you through this process will be Jerry Ollmann. Jerry joined Wipfli in 2007 and he is based in our Northern Region.  You can find him on LinkedIn here.


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