Staff Auditor

Keystone Advisors
Alexandria, VA
Jan 14, 2019
Jan 17, 2019
Audit and Tax
Full Time
Keystone Advisors is an Accounting and Audit Firm. We provide highly competent financial advisors to leading Accounting and Audit firms in Chicago, Washington, DC and other metropolitan areas. Keystone Advisors is seeking Staff Auditors in Alexandria, VA to support one of our valued clients, one of the world's leading professional services firms and the fastest growing Big Four accounting firms in the United States. The Staff Auditor will work with our clients to perform compliance, financial, internal and/or quality assurance audits. Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Ensures compliance with established internal control procedures by examining records, reports, operating practices and documentation.Support performance, compliance, financial, internal and quality assurance auditsReview and analyze accounting detail transactions for accuracyMonitor the posting, review, validation and reconciliation of accounting data with source documents and/or feeder systemsConduct analysis and prepare management control assessmentsAnalyze weekly/monthly financial reports/statementsCompletes audit work papers by documenting audit tests and findings. The ideal Staff Auditor must meet the following requirements: Must Be A US Citizen with ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance or higher.Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business or related field.Must be a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or CPA eligible with educational requirements of at least 30 Hours of Accounting Coursework.Must be CPE Compliant (80 hours of continuing professional education and training in the past two years that meets the government CPE requirements).2 years of accounting and/or audit experience preferably in the federal environment (DOD/DLA preferred).Experience assisting with financial risk identification, reviewing and evaluating financial reports and accounting transactions processes including controls related to federal entitiesExperience in financial and systems controls/accounting and functional support services.Desired Skills: Professional knowledge of accounting theories practices, methods, and techniques to accomplish independently a variety of assignments involving the analysis of financial dataIdentify accounting needs not met by the prescribed system, recommend improvements in accounting and financial procedures or services, and submit systems change requests.Develop, coordinate, and analyze accounting procedures to resolve operational problems.Ability to multitask and work both independently and on a team.Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written.Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).Problem-solving ability.Attention to DetailThoroughnessBenefits: Paid Time Off401K MatchHealth Insurance package available

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