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Cherry Bekaert Partner – Real Estate, Construction, Hospitality in Boston, Massachusetts


Ranked among the largest assurance, tax and advisory firms in the U.S., Cherry Bekaert has been providing superior tax, audit, and advisory solutions across the globe for 75+ years. Our strategy is to be digitally driven, industry-aligned, and focused on the middle market.

As our firm expands, we have an opportunity for an experienced growth partner looking to make an impact in our $75m+ Real Estate & Construction ( “Recon” industry practice (Real Estate/Construction/Hospitality). We’ll consider builders with assurance, advisory or tax experience. This role can be based out of most of our offices, with preference for our Atlanta, Chicago, or South Florida markets.

You’ll collaborate with other partners and professionals to support the digitally driven growth strategy and agenda for the Recon industry practice. In this role, you’ll work with other stakeholders to identify opportunities for creating and delivering new services and help develop Recon industry expertise and the professionals who support Recon clients. You'll also be responsible for providing compliance and consulting services/projects to an existing client base. Prior industry Real Estate, Construction, Hospitality) experience is required.

Desired Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Business, or similar. Masters a plus.

  • CPA required.

  • 10+ years of experience as a partner working for a Big 4, large national, or regional accounting firm with a demonstrated record of having provided leadership, client service, and business expansion.

  • The qualified candidate will have experience leading a team that provides advisory, consulting and compliance services for the Real Estate, Construction and/or Hospitality market.

  • Experience with developing the strategy and plans to grow a practice through expansion of services to existing clients and obtaining new clients.

  • Exceptional client service skills leading to the highest quality of execution and delivery of client engagements.

  • Strong leadership and staff development skills for coaching a client service team.

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills for collaborating with other partners and for providing guidance to clients as their “trusted advisor.”

  • Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.

  • Candidates must demonstrate they are eligible to work in the United States.

  • Available for Work Sponsorship: No

What We Offer You:

  • A well-run firm that offers challenging opportunities to drive personal, team, and firm success.

  • Entrepreneurial environment focused on professional development, career advancement, and performance and rewards opportunities.

  • Collaborative, supportive partnership group with a “one firm” mentality and a commitment to colleagues’ success.

  • Big firm resources and bench strength; small firm flexibility and openness to new ideas that bring about change.

  • Collaboration across service lines and offices; a firm culture that embraces one another and the community; and an excellent opportunity to help bring along talented new staff, seniors, and managers.

  • Defined metrics and targets that eliminate ambiguity.

About Cherry Bekaert

Cherry Bekaert, ranked among the largest assurance, tax and advisory firms in the U.S., serves clients across industries in all 50 U.S. states and internationally. “Cherry Bekaert” is the brand name under which Cherry Bekaert LLP and Cherry Bekaert Advisory LLC, independently owned entities, provide professional services in an alternative practice structure in accordance with applicable professional standards. Cherry Bekaert LLP is a licensed CPA firm that provides attest services, and Cherry Bekaert Advisory LLC and its subsidiary entities provide business advisory and non-attest services spanning the areas of transaction advisory, risk and accounting advisory, digital solutions, cybersecurity, tax, benefits consulting, and wealth management. For more details, visit ( .

Cherry Bekaert cares about our people. We offer competitive compensation packages based on performance that recognize the value our people bring to our clients and our Firm. In addition, we offer a comprehensive, high-quality benefits program ( which includes annual bonus, medical, dental, and vision care; disability and life insurance; generous Paid Time Off; retirement plans; Paid Care Leave; and other programs that are dedicated to enhancing your personal and work life and providing you and your family with a measure of financial protection.

Cherry Bekaert provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.  

Candidates must demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States. Cherry Bekaert will not provide work sponsorship for this position.

Cherry Bekaert LLP and Cherry Bekaert Advisory LLC are members of Allinial Global, an accountancy and business advisory global association. Visit us at  and follow us on LinkedIn ( , Glassdoor (,25.htm) , Instagram ( , Twitter (  and Facebook ( .

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No agencies please.





  • Bachelors or better in Accounting

Licenses & Certifications


  • CPA