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Technical Accounting Manager

Company: Ensign Services
Location: La Quinta
Posted on: January 5, 2020

Job Description:

Ensign Services, Inc. is seeking a Technical Accounting Manager to play a key role in our growing company, as it serves the needs of our rapidly-expanding heath care services client base across the United States. The Technical Accounting Manager will be responsible for overseeing the long-term accounting strategy and development of company's accounting policy, procedure and position on a range of accounting topics, including the implementation and compliance with new accounting standards. This role will complete non-routine and complex transactions, leading the implementation of new and complex accounting pronouncements, M&A support, and liaising with external auditors on technical accounting matters. The ideal candidate is highly analytical, technologically inclined, results-driven and would thrive in a fast-paced environment. This position is based in our San Juan Capistrano, California Service Center.

We are the National Leader in a Stable, Growing Industry!

Ensign Services, Inc. is the most progressive company in the dynamic healthcare services field today, serving over 254 long-term care facilities , 62+ home health and hospice agencies, and other affiliated entities with over 30,000 employees in seventeen states. These operations have no corporate headquarters or traditional management hierarchy. Instead, they operate independently with support from the shared "Service Centers", a world-class service team that provides the centralized clinical, legal, risk management, HR, training, accounting, IT and other resources necessary to allow on-site leaders and caregivers to focus squarely on day-to-day care and business issues in their individual operations.

What sets Ensign Services apart from other companies is the quality of our most valuable resource-our people. On a daily basis, we focus on living out our Culture:

  • C - Celebration
  • A - Accountability
  • P - Passion for Learning
  • L - Love One Another
  • I - Intelligent Risk Taking
  • C - Customer Second
  • O - Ownership
    The incorporation of these principles at all levels of our organization allows our employees to feel valued and excited about their impact on the operational partners and service center team members. Our culture fosters excellence personally and professionally and promotes development that leads to continued success.

    Job Duties and Responsibilities include:
    • Participate in the technical analysis of accounting matters, to ensure appropriate GAAP Treatment, including but not limited to the areas of M&A (over 53 deals in the last 2 years) variable interest entities (VIEs), consolidation, and carve out financials
    • Active participate, interpret and advice on lease and business acquisition contracts. Participate in creating and modifying business partners on structure and terminology
    • Provide technical oversight of significant technical matters, including lease
    • Work cross-functionally with multiple internal and external teams to develop processes to calculate, track and record transactions within significant business processes.
    • Work with and support the company's Manager of Tax with reconciling GAAP accounting to tax accounting
    • Ensure compliance with applicable policies and reviews contracts to ensure that the transaction is recorded in compliance with GAAP
    • Manage lease accountant
    • Monitor the activities of all accounting standard setting bodies to ensure timely identification of emerging accounting pronouncements and provide interpretation of new accounting pronouncements in order to assist management in assessing financial and operational implications
    • Researching relevant accounting literature and white papers on behalf of the organization.
    • Assist in the preparation of financial statement disclosures in times of high seasonal demand or in areas with increased complexity
    • Other responsibilities and ad hoc projects as assigned

      Qualified candidates must have:
      • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA required
      • Experience with non-routine transactions, including but not limited to the areas of variable interest entities (VIEs), consolidation, and leases
      • Experience as a Manager or higher in a Big 4 accounting firm, including experience working with the firm's technical accounting advisory practice
      • 6+ years' experience working for/with SEC registrant companies in a financial reporting or external audit capacity;
      • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in researching and documenting accounting guidance and the accounting treatment of issues
      • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
      • Self-motivated with the ability to identify problems and provide solutions
      • Ability to quickly learn and understand systems; general knowledge of database structures a plus
      • Excellent interpersonal communication, collaboration and influencing skills
      • Able to adapt to changing priorities and work on multiple projects with accuracy and efficiency, while keeping to deadlines.

        Additional Information:
        This full time, salaried position is based at the San Juan Capistrano Service Center:
        The Ensign Services, Inc.
        29222 Rancho Viejo Road, Suite 127
        San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

        We are committed to providing a competitive Total Rewards Package that meets our employees' needs.

        From a choice of medical, dental and vision plans to retirement savings opportunities through a 401(k), company match and various other features, we offer a comprehensive benefits package. We believe in great work and we celebrate our employees' efforts and accomplishments both locally and companywide, recognizing people daily through our Moments of Truth Program. In addition to recognition we believe in supporting our employee's professional growth and development. We provide employees a wide range of free e-courses through our Learning Management System as well as training sessions and seminars.

        For more details, please go to

        If interested in this position, please submit a resume and cover letter for consideration. We look forward to hearing from you!

        The employer for this position is stated in the job posting. Ensign Services, Inc. provides recruiting services for operations in the skilled nursing, assisted living, home health and hospice industries.

Keywords: Ensign Services, La Quinta , Technical Accounting Manager, Accounting, Auditing , La Quinta, California

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