Resources Global Professionals (RGP) Technical Accountant in San Jose, California

RGP is looking for Technical Accountants to support our Fortune 500 clients in the Bay Area. Resources Global Professionals (RGP) is a multinational, publicly traded (NASDAQ: RECN) professional services firm that helps the world work differently.

Engagements vary in scope and responsibility but include:

  • Providing technical accounting guidance and support to clients through complex transactions and business changes

  • Performing technical research and ensuring proper GAAP accounting treatment is performed for all transactions. Drafting/reviewing complex sets of financial statements with disclosures

  • Determining the impact of new accounting pronouncements on current policies and standards and authoring memos and accounting policy documents. Communicating impact from any change in accounting requirements

  • Performing assessment of accounting operations and financial reporting processes to identify data and process impacts by new accounting standards (revenue recognition and leases). Working with cross-functional teams and perform current state and future state assessments, gap analysis and develop business requirements. Assisting in solutions design to enable work streams and create processes that comply new accounting standards such as ASC606 and ASC842

  • Working closely with the accounting and finance teams in addressing day-to-day business activities and associated accounting implications

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance

  • CPA (required) with public accounting preferred

  • 5+ years of experience in public accounting combined with experience working in a large multinational, publicly-held company is desirable

  • In-depth technical accounting knowledge of GAAP and ability and experience to research complicated accounting issues

  • Experience using ERP systems such as Oracle, SAP and NetSuite. Advanced Excel skills required

  • Excellent written/verbal communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills.

  • Results oriented with strong orientation to client servicing, time management, and project delivery


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