Audit SR/SUPER/MGR (Public Accountant)

Chicago, IL

Posted: 09/23/2019 Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 0018

Audit Experienced Senior or Supervisor

Responsibilities include: 

  • Conduct audit, review, and compilation engagements in accordance with firm and professional standards, within budget and deadline expectations.
  • Prepare workpapers to adequately document the work performed and support the conclusions reached. Perform detailed review of work completed by other staff members.
  • Review and/or prepare draft financial statements and management letters.
  • Perform risk assessment and linkage to audit procedures at the beginning of the engagement
  • Conduct research, prepare memorandums and summarize findings.
  • Demonstrate exceptional client experience by providing quality, timely, deliverables.
  • Develop, train and mentor staff accountants on assignments and assess performance for reviews.
  • Build and maintain client relationships.
  • Demonstrate industry knowledge, experience and thought leadership including providing continuing education seminars when necessary and occasional writing for marketing and industry publications.
  • Keep up-to-date on current accounting and audit practices and changes in tax law.
  • Review and or prepare tax returns for client engagements.

 

Audit Manager

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage multiple concurrent engagements with the practice to provide technical accounting and financial or business advisory guidance to clients.
  • Lead and manage audit, review, and compilation engagements in accordance with firm and professional standards, within budget and deadline expectations.
  • Perform detailed reviews of workpapers completed by other associates. Review and/or prepare financial statements, footnotes and management letters for audit, review compilation, agreed-upon procedures, and other attestation engagements
  • Perform risk assessment and linkage to audit procedures at the beginning of the engagement.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of complex accounting concepts. Conduct research, prepare memorandums and summarize findings.
  • Demonstrate exceptional client experience by providing quality, timely, deliverables.
  • Manage, develop, train and mentor staff and senior accountants on assignments and assess performance for reviews.
  • Assist Partners with new business development, extended service and consulting opportunities for existing clients.
  • Demonstrate industry knowledge, experience and thought leadership including providing continuing education seminars when necessary and occasional writing for marketing and industry publications.
  • Keep up-to-date on current accounting and audit practices and changes in tax law.

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Audit Experienced Senior or Supervisor

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Accountancy
  • CPA license
  • Four or more years audit experience in public accounting
  • Excellent analytical, technical and auditing skills
  • Strong current knowledge of US GAAP and GAAS
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written with the ability to articulate complex information.
  • Strong leadership, training and mentoring skills

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA other advanced degree
  • Experience with real estate and construction; manufacturing and distribution; hospitality industries; professional services; not-for-profit; employee benefit plans 
  • Working knowledge of tax issues facing corporations, pass-through entities and partnerships
  • Experience with CCH Document, Engagement CS, PPC SMART Practice Aids, CCH Axcess

 

Audit Manager

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage multiple concurrent engagements with the practice to provide technical accounting and financial or business advisory guidance to clients.
  • Lead and manage audit, review, and compilation engagements in accordance with firm and professional standards, within budget and deadline expectations.
  • Perform detailed reviews of workpapers completed by other associates. Review and/or prepare financial statements, footnotes and management letters for audit, review compilation, agreed-upon procedures, and other attestation engagements
  • Perform risk assessment and linkage to audit procedures at the beginning of the engagement.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of complex accounting concepts. Conduct research, prepare memorandums and summarize findings.
  • Demonstrate exceptional client experience by providing quality, timely, deliverables.
  • Manage, develop, train and mentor staff and senior accountants on assignments and assess performance for reviews.
  • Assist Partners with new business development, extended service and consulting opportunities for existing clients.
  • Demonstrate industry knowledge, experience and thought leadership including providing continuing education seminars when necessary and occasional writing for marketing and industry publications.
  • Keep up-to-date on current accounting and audit practices and changes in tax law.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Accountancy
  • CPA license
  • Seven or more years audit experience in public accounting
  • Excellent analytical, technical and auditing skills
  • Strong current knowledge of US GAAP and GAAS
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written with the ability to articulate complex information
  • Strong leadership, business development, recruiting, training, coaching and mentoring skills

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA other advanced degree
  • Experience with real estate and construction; manufacturing and distribution; hospitality industries; professional services; not-for-profit; employee benefit plans
  • Working knowledge of tax issues facing corporations, pass-through entities and partnerships
  • Experience with CCH Document, Engagement CS, PPC SMART Practice Aids, CCH Axcess
  • Knowledge of PCAOB engagements

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