Resources Global Professionals (RGP) SEC Consultant in San Jose, California

RGP is a publicly traded professional services firm with a global foot print. We are looking for SEC Accounting Consultants to join our accounting and finance team in the San Francisco Bay Area to support our many Fortune 500 and late-stage IPO clients.

Responsibilities (may vary from client to client):

  • Lead clients through SEC reporting (including 10-K, 10-Q, S-1) and other filings

  • Perform complex analyses on the client’s financial statements and operating results related to the preparation of periodic filings with the SEC (primarily Forms 10-K and 10-Q), including footnotes and Management’s Discussion and Analyses

  • Monitor new accounting standards, provide analyses, and drive implementation to comply with GAAP, FASB, and SEC regulations

  • Draft/review complex sets of financial statements with disclosures

  • Liaise with external auditors and internal auditors

  • Prepare consolidated schedules and analyses on a monthly, quarterly and yearly basis

  • Supporting other SEC filings or investor communications including press releases, conference call scripts, investor conference materials, registration statements, proxy statements

  • Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting or Finance; Masters degree preferred

  • CPA with experience at a Big 4 Firm preferred

  • 7+ years of experience in an external reporting or technical accounting role with a large multinational corporation and/or Big 4 accounting firm

  • Strong understanding of FASB, US GAAP, and SEC rules and regulations

  • Excellent consulting, influencing, and negotiation skills with the ability to communicate to across all levels of an organization


Our Consultants enjoy the flexibility to manage their workload and choose the client engagements that interest them, while continuing to build professional relationships within our global community of Consultant and business professionals.

We offer W2 employment with comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Health and life insurance

  • 401(k) savings plan which includes a discretionary company match

  • Employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)

  • Paid personal time off program & paid holidays

  • Professional development program and certification courses