Experienced Associate

Employer
CliftonLarsonAllen
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Requisition Number 17-0657 Title Experienced Associate City Arlington State VA Description CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP is a top ten pubic accounting and professional services firms, with 100 offices around the country. CLA is currently seeking Audit Associates (entry and experienced) to join our offices in the Washington DC Metropolitan area to support our Federal clients, providing outsourcing, assurance and audit. Do you want to grow your career with a nationally recognized public accounting and professional services? Are you seeking to learn more about Audit, compliance and Financial Management? If you desire to work with a variety of clients to grow your skills and be recognized for your work, you should consider joining CLA! As an Audit Associate, you will receive career coaching, mentoring, manager-peer training and opportunity to move directly into a Senior Associate position based on your performance.We provide our professionals with a competitive salary, bonuses, customized retirement plans, great benefits, a flexible work schedule and excellent growth opportunities. Our firm prides itself on hard work, team collaboration, relationship building, having fun and giving back to the community.Primary Responsibilities:*Must be able to work with a team of professionals on audit engagements and work closely with Senior Associates, Managers, and Partners in the audit process*Provide support on engagements and communicate effectively*Demonstrate strong research skills, capability to solve problems, and serve clients at a professional level at all times*Provide quality audit support services in accordance with the relevant regulations, government policies/procedures and client policies/procedure*Under direction of senior, proofs financial statements, audit reports and other documents*Identifies and reconciles discrepancies between schedules and financial statements Requirements *Performing specific audit steps under the supervision of a senior associate and / Management*Meet or exceed targeted chargeable billing hours and conduct analysis of client plans to determine what data is needed to complete a plan asset evaluation*Assist with business development activities: proposals, whitepapers, conferences, etc.*Perform other accounting and auditing duties as needed on engagements directed by supervisory personnelEducation Requirements:*Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Management and/ specialty area is required*0-3 years general audit experience *Microsoft Suite (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word)*Fulfillment of CPA educational requirements *Ability to travel if needed and must be a US citizen and (or) able to secure a security clearanceCliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities to help clients succeed professionally and personally. Our team members are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 5,000 people and 100 US locations, and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. For more information, visit CLAconnect.com. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.EOE/AA Employer/M/W/Vets/Disability Equal Opportunity Employer/AA Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)