Audit Senior - CPA

Employer
VALiNTRY
Location
Dundalk, MD
Posted
Sep 13, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Ref
86599430
Function
Audit and Tax
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionAudit Senior CPAVALiNTRY's CPA Division works exclusively in Public Accounting as a premier, nationwide provider of staffing services for Big 4, Large, Mid-size and Small firms. As a result, recent public accounting experience is required.About this Opportunity:We are an accounting firm offering Audit, Tax, and Advisory services. We deeply believe in the importance of our profession. Honesty and integrity govern all our actions. We work in teams to offer new perspectives, challenge assumptions, and present solutions to our clients.The Audit Senior is involved in audit engagements, with particular focus on complex phases, including planning and wrap-up. In this role, the Audit Senior regularly resolves technical issues, analyzes challenging areas of the audit, and is responsible for supervising and training staff in certain areas of the audit. The Audit Senior will also interact with members of the team at all levels, as well as client personnel, to communicate issues encountered throughout the audit and find solutions.Responsibilities:Understand audit methodology and objectives, and effectively explain technical issues to staff.Prepare concise and accurate work papers, which properly communicate the unique issues of the area being tested.Build effective working relationships with client personnel and coordinate audit requests, to meet time constraints and client deadlines.Maintain contact with the client throughout the year and develop a thorough understanding of all facets of the client's business.Create a team environment and proactively demonstrate what it means to be a team player to other staff.Provide a sense of direction and purpose for staff members, while earning the trust of coworkers and client representatives.Communicate the status of projects regularly and identify areas for audit efficiencies, utilizing available technology tools or new testing methods.Prepare and actively participate in firm-sponsored and outside training, while keeping current on business and technical issues.Participate in community and professional organizations and maintain college peer network.Qualifications:2+ years of Current auditing experience within a public accounting firmExperience in complex audit issues.BS or MS in AccountingCPA license holder or eligible to sit the for the exam and actively pursuingProficiency in GAAP reporting standards, Single Audit Act Standards, and Government Auditing Standards.Strong software skills in Word, Excel, CaseWare, & CCH ProSystems EngagementExcellent technical accounting skillsStrong leadership skills with a positive team player attitudeAbility to handle multiple priorities and meet tight deadlinesFlexibility for regular travel to out of town clients Travel % will vary.Education:Bachelor's Degree in Accounting requiredMaster's Degree in Accounting preferredCPA active or in process requiredRequired Experience:2+ years of current public accounting experienceTo speak directly with a National Placement Executive, call 800-360-1407