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Brilliant Management Resources represents mid-to-senior level accounting and finance professionals seeking interim, project and contract-to-hire positions. Brilliant Management Resources consultants can assist you with tax, audit preparation work, balance sheet assurance, SEC reporting, Revenue Recognition, ERP and other project needs. Below are just a few of our qualified consultants available for your review. Have any project or interim needs? Reply to this email or call Jon Klausa at 312.582.1918.

Director of SEC Reporting

This consultant is a Director of SEC Reporting and has extensive experience with external reporting, strategic initiatives, business transactions and improvement initiatives. He recently wrapped up an assignment where he oversaw the external financial reporting and corporate accounting teams, as well as provided technical accounting expertise in researching, evaluating and determining appropriate accounting treatment for complex accounting, and reporting matters.  Expand bio »

Other Skills:

  • Led the annual and quarterly SEC reporting process including preparation of the 10K, 10Q, 8k, and annual report, as well as compiling footnotes, disclosures, and management disclosure and analysis
  • Performed technical accounting research and guidance on technical accounting matters such as: goodwill, revenue recognition, lease accounting, purchase accounting and other emerging task force issues
  • Assisted with acquisitions, divestitures, and IPO's including valuations and registration statements
  • Ensured internal controls are in place and sufficient, as well as partnered with auditors
  • Identified opportunities to improve and/or streamline processes and procedures
Senior Accountant

This Senior Accountant is a CPA with eight years of experience and has been in a supervisory role for the last two years. He recently wrapped up a long-term project where he started off in the corporate accounting unit and was involved with month-end close duties such as balance sheet recs, journal entry preparation, and assisted with financial statement preparation. The firm he was consulting at has operations all over the world, so he gained experience with various foreign currencies in this department. He was then transitioned to their SEC department where he assisted with footnote preparation.  Expand bio »

Other Skills:

  • Worked with the inventory function and managed inventory accounts (including domestic assets, international transfers, freight, claims, and insurance)
  • Researched customer and vendor terms
  • Streamlined the reconciliation process
  • Trained the incoming inventory supervisor
Director of Finance

This Director of Finance is an energetic strategic financial leader with more than 20 years of experience in professional services and manufacturing organizations. He is a strong financial partner in the execution of strategic and operational initiatives. In each of his roles, Ken has been instrumental to enhancing financial processes, procedures, results and systems.  Expand bio »

Other Skills:

  • Implemented an annual budgeting and monthly forecasting process from scratch
  • Focused on process improvements and cost savings initiatives
  • Integrated acquisition of European professional services organization into DHR International organization structure
  • Spearheaded the closure of manufacturing facilities and subsequent relocation of the production operations to other existing facilities
  • Maintained key relationships with lending institutions and external auditors in multiple organizations
  • Achieved clean audit results every year
  • Managed all accounting activities including month-end close, budget development, forecasting, labor and overhead reporting
  • Evaluated financial statements and performed analysis to understand variances and suggest operational improvements
  • Implemented systems including Great Plains Dynamics, Adaptive Planning, BPCS and other proprietary systems including the process and account mapping from legacy system to new state



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Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
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