Senior Auditor

Job Description: 

This is a hybrid position with 75% Audit and Financial Statement emphasis and 25% Tax work for a public accounting Firm.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

Responsibilities include planning, directing, and completing audits, business process control reviews, and  audit support; Tax work pertaining to prep and review of tax returns; developing and supervising staff; and assisting in client management and practice development activities.

  • Adhere to the highest degree of professional standards and strict client confidentiality
  • Run client engagements from start to finish, which includes planning, executing, directing, and completing audits, business process control reviews, and other service offerings and managing to budget
  • Manage and lead Financial Statement Audit engagements
  • Audit, Review, Compilation of Financial Statement process
  • Documentation
  • Prepare and Review federal, state and local tax returns by collecting, analyzing and formatting financial information
  • Supervise, train, and mentor associates and interns on audit and review process and assess performance of staff for engagement reviews; perform in-charge role as needed
  • Gain comprehensive understanding of client operations, processes, and business objectives and utilize that knowledge on engagements
  • Assist Partners and Directors on proposals and business development calls
Desired Skills & Experience: 
  • Experience performing financial, operational, and system audits, as well as business process control reviews
  • Experience preparing and reviewing federal, state and local tax returns
  • Ability to supervise staff and lead projects
  • Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
  • Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, team environment
  • Strong leadership, training, and mentoring skills, coupled with excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to think independently and be a thought leader, professional demeanor, a can-do attitude and other qualities that include decisiveness, self-initiative, and high energy
  • Advanced presentation skills and experience facilitating meetings and leading group discussions
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills
  • Detail-oriented, able to work according to schedules and work plans, able to ask good questions and request help as needed
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel on a regular basis to clients as required 
Software Requirements: 

Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Audit, Research and Tax software.

Education and Experience Required: 
  • Bachelors in Accounting or equivalent required with strong emphasis on internal auditing
  • MBA/Master’s Degree in Accountancy preferred
  • 3-5 years of progressive experience delivering internal audit services with in-charge experience desirable 
When Applying: 

Must include cover letter, resume and salary history