Rödl & Partner is a leading global professional services firm that provides our clients with integrated audit, tax and business consulting solutions from its 107 wholly owned subsidiaries in 50 countries. For more than 45 years our core practice has been serving the accounting and tax needs of primarily German speaking and other foreign owned companies operating in the United States. Our headquarters is located in Atlanta, GA and we have offices across the U.S. in Birmingham, AL, Charlotte, NC, Chicago, IL, Cincinnati, OH, Detroit, MI, Greenville, SC, Houston, TX and Manhattan, NY.

We are currently seeking a German Certified Public Accountant (Wirtschaftsprüfer) for our Atlanta, GA office.

Why Rödl & Partner?

  • We keep our employees current by supplying cutting edge technology and access to learning opportunities
  • We invest in the growth of our team members through regular feedback sessions
  • We recharge as a team by celebrating deadlines and gathering at organized firm events
  • We applaud the achievement of both career and personal milestones for individual team members on a firm-wide basis

What you will do:

  • You act as the first contact for our internationally oriented middle market client base
  • Work closely with German clients doing business in the USA in a variety of interesting projects
  • Involved with the audit or review of annual financial statements in accordance with US GAAP, HGB and IFRS under international accounting standards
  • Independent and self-directed management of audit teams
  • Interdisciplinary cooperation with tax consultants
  • Opportunities to advise our clients independently in the design and implementation of international transactions
  • Unlimited training resources to continue building your knowledge
  • Opportunities to think across boundaries and step into business development efforts
  • Support to pass the US CPA Exam

As a benefit, we will pay for the visa processing fees of qualified candidates.

What you need to bring:

  • Successfully completed a degree in business management, economics or similar field of study
  • Successfully completed the German Certified Public Accountant exam
  • At least 4-5 years of professional experience in assurance services
  • Exceptional English speaking and writing skills
  • Team player, being able to structure, organize and lead a team of professionals
  • Sound knowledge of German HGB and international accounting (IFRS/ US GAAP)
  • Client-oriented thinking and excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrate confidence, factual reasoning and work well with others

Who we serve:

  • Foreign-owned US subsidiaries, typically from German-speaking countries
  • Clients in many industries mainly manufacturing, distribution & technology


We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following:

  • 401K plan (with 3% salary paid employer contributions)
  • Medical coverage
  • Paid Dental coverage
  • Paid Volunteer Day annually
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Paid time-off & Holidays
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Paid Parking/public transportation
  • Tuition reimbursement & training
  • Employee and Dependent life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Accidental death & dismemberment insurance

German Certified Public Accountant (Wirtschaftsprüfer)


  • Ein mit überdurchschnittlichem Erfolg abgeschlossenes wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Studium
  • Erfolgreich abgelegtes Wirtschaftsprüferexamen
  • Mindestens 4-5 Jahre Berufserfahrung im Bereich Wirtschaftsprüfung
  • Sehr gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift Begeisterungsfähigkeit und ein hohes Maß an Teamfähigkeit und Verantwortungsbewusstsein
  • Sie sind in der Lage ein Prüfungsteam effizient und zielgerichtet zu führen und die Ausbildung der Kollegen in den Arbeitsalltag zu integrieren
  • Sie bringen idealerweise auch fundierte Kenntnisse in der nationalen und internationalen Rechnungslegung (IFRS/ US GAAP) mit
  • Erfahrungen bei der IT-gestützten Durchführung von Abschlussprüfungen wünschenswert
  • In Gesprächen überzeugen Sie durch sicheres Auftreten, sachliche Argumentation und berücksichtigen dabei auch die Positionen anderer


  • Sie fungieren als erster Ansprechpartner (w/m/d) für unsere branchenübergreifende, mittelständische und international ausgerichtete Mandantschaft
  • Die Prüfung oder prüferische Durchsicht von Jahres- und Konzernabschlüssen nach nationalen, teilweise internationalen, Rechnungslegungsvorschriften
  • Die selbständige und eigenverantwortliche Leitung von Prüfungsteams
  • Die interdisziplinäre Zusammenarbeit mit Steuerberatern aus dem Bereich Tax
  • Die Möglichkeit Erfahrung im Bereich Tax zu sammeln sammeln – Möglichkeit der Betreuung des Mandanten aus einer Hand
  • Die Möglichkeit aktiv in die Mandantenakquise mit eingebunden zu werden.
  • Möglichkeit den US CPA abzulegen

Rödl Management, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we cannot answer each application personally.

We review all incoming applications, and if we find your skills meet our particular needs, we will contact you.