Implementation Director
Job Details
Atlanta/Riverwood 200 - Atlanta, GA
4 Year Degree

Bennett Thrasher, currently ranked among the largest CPA firms in the U.S., is a premier provider of professional tax, assurance, consulting, and wealth management services to businesses and high net worth individuals. Consistently named one of the Best Accounting Firms to Work for in the United States by Accounting Today, Bennett Thrasher offers the expertise and opportunities of a large accounting firm, while also providing a commitment to culture and a family-like work atmosphere.

Bennett Thrasher (BT) has an opening for an Implementation Director.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Lead and provide oversight on Sage Intacct related projects such as system selection, current and future state requirements, implementations, health checks and gap analysis assessments, and postproduction enhancements across the projects lifecycle
  • Lead and provide oversight on related Business Transformation projects
  • Define and manage project strategy, goals, and deliverables that support client goals and project team
  • Identify and manage project related issues, risks and develops solutions for timely resolution with strong executive presence
  • Establish and maintain relationships with key client stakeholders including executives, fostering the relationship for the services we provide for Sage Intacct and related service offerings, such as Business Transformation, Accounting Advisory, Risk, and others
  • Serve as a Leader in our practice by guiding and executing strategic firm and practice initiatives
  • Participate in firm-wide committees and internal initiatives such as thought leadership, industry forums, recruiting, sales/business development, marketing, training, and organizational development

Job Requirements:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience in finance or accounting with experience in the functional and technical design of multiple modules (e.g., GL, AP, AR, Consolidations, etc.) within a Financial System solution (e.g. Sage Intacct, NetSuite, Microsoft Dynamics, etc.)
  • Prior experience in professional services, public accounting, or advisory firm
  • Prior experience managing client and internal teams by guiding performance against objectives, creating an atmosphere of trust and collaboration, modeling leadership behaviors, and encouraging continuous improvement/innovation
  • Excellent communication skills required must develop, implement, and maintain sources of project information, communicating appropriate information to client as well as team members
  • Professionalism and discretion in interacting with executives and clients, providing excellent client service
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to think from a big picture perspective
  • Demonstrated track record of establishing credibility both internally and externally
  • Passionate about building, developing, motivating, and leading others
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, confidence, and flexibility

Bennett Thrasher is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; national origin; sex; pregnancy; sexual orientation; gender identity and/or expression; age; disability; genetic information, citizenship status; military service obligations or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.