Audit Senior - Amazing opportunity with a growing firm!
A rewarding career with a professional services firm that delivers expertise in assurance, tax and business advisory areas to large public companies, private companies, government, and technology clients. RyanSharkey, a BDO Alliance Firm, is actively looking for a dynamic, growth-minded Assurance Senior to join our Audit team. We have been recognized for our overall company culture and putting our employees first. RyanSharkey offers a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment, growth potential and a long term career. Responsibilities* Participate lead, and execute engagements for audits of financial statements and employee benefit plans.* Participate in financial advisory and consulting service engagements with a particular emphasis on matters related to financial reporting and financial operations* Responsible for project management for single engagements; maintain, improve, or reduce charge hours for clients; resource scheduling and schedule management; establishes budgets for time spent in each phase and then directing resources to meet the budgets and clients expectations* Review data about material assets, net worth, liabilities, capital stock, surplus, income and expenditures; examine and evaluate financial and information systems, recommending controls to ensure system reliability and data integrity* Inspect account books and accounting systems for efficiency, effectiveness and use of accepted accounting procedures to record transactions or identify potential issues* Ensures that financial statements and letters of recommendations are prepared in accordance with professional and firm standards* Prepares and indexes working papers; performs various procedures established under generally accepted accounting principles to verify accuracy and validity of client's financial matters* Studies and evaluates clients' internal controls; assists in determining the extent of test-checking required in an audit and selects the transactions to be tested* Ensure exceptional client service by delivering the highest quality results, providing forward thinking advice and suggestions on relevant matters in a manner that is timely and straight-forward Desired Skills and Experience* Minimum of 2 years of experience working in external audit in public accounting or a combination of corporate and public accounting experience* Excellent analytical abilities and expertise with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)* Ability and passion for developing the professional skills of our people* Ability to work on multiple engagements in a fast paced environment* Perform effectively in a team environment with all levels of client personnel supporting various industries* Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field* CPA Certification or actively pursuing CPA Certification required* Excellent written and verbal communications as well as proficient collaboration skills Company Description: About us: RyanSharkey, LLP, one of the leading accounting and consulting firms in the Washington, DC region, provides exciting growth opportunities for our people and delivers the foremost accounting, audit, tax and consulting services for our clients. Our firm's professionals provide personalized insight and forward-thinking solutions that are strategically aligned with our diverse clients specific goals. At RyanSharkey, we work side-by-side with our clients to ensure that they are in compliance and reporting the right information at the right time for the organization's stakeholders. We are committed to providing the highest level of personalized customer service and intuitive guidance tailored to our clients' unique needs, when they need it. RyanSharkey is a rapidly growing firm with over a 15 year history in the Washington, DC area. We offer technical skills training, exciting career growth opportunities, valuable mentorships, and more to our talented staff. Our total compensation package is extremely competitive. We invest in our employees and our culture embraces individuals for their unique talents and encourages independent, solution-oriented thinkers. We recognize the value of rolling-up your sleeves, hard work and appreciate our team's deep commitment and empower them as leaders. Learn more about our firm by visiting www.ryansharkey.com. RyanSharkey, LLP is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.