Accounting and Finance Consulting and Projects

Interesting work and resume-building opportunities: As an Aston Carter consultant, you’ll have access to assignments that broaden your career options.

Consulting and contract assignment types:

  • Consulting: Finance and strategic accounting consultants typically provide guidance or project leadership. You may find yourself advising leaders on how to execute major initiatives or leading a team as it works through a mission-critical systems overhaul.
  • Contract: Contract roles may provide interim support or help with key projects. We place contract-to-hire accounting and finance employees at every size organization, from stealth-mode startups to Fortune 5 firms. Contracts typically last months or even years, and often lead to full-time employment offers.
"They helped me get placed in a great place with a great work environment, doing what I like to do." Aston Carter Contract Employee

Project Examples

Mergers & Acquisitions

Aston Carter accounting and finance consultants lead and support M&A activities, including business and process integrations, internal control review and implementation, and corporate filings.

Example: Aston Carter professionals helped consolidate accounting functions and technology when a major retailer purchased a competitor.

Financial Systems Implementations and Upgrades

Experienced finance professionals are in high demand to help organizations manage complex ERP and financial systems implementations. Aston Carter contract staff support all phases, from system selection to implementation and change management.

Implementation of New Accounting Standards

Experienced technical accounting professionals often support the implementation of new accounting policies.

Policy Development

Aston Carter contract professionals advise leaders at all levels of an organization on how to meet regulatory requirements, build internal controls, and create policies to govern financial transactions.

Example: Aston Carter professionals created anti-money laundering procedures for a leading financial services organization.

Build-out of Accounting and Finance Shared Services Centers

Aston Carter professionals consult on and help implement shared services centers to streamline and optimize clients’ operations.

Example: After several acquisitions, an international manufacturing and services company needed to combine multiple accounting systems and processes in a centralized location. Aston Carter consulting and contract-to-hire talent supported the build-out.

Financial Analysis

From KPI development to long-term forecasting and project analysis, contract assignments offer exciting challenges for financial analysts.

Interested in exploring the opportunities available in your market right now? Let us know how you want to grow. Call an Aston Carter recruiter near you.

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