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Experienced Staff Accountant - Audit Semi Senior level

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Career Brokers
Posted: November 15 2016
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: Paid

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Job Description

Top ranked regional CPA firm offers an exceptional career opportunity for an Experienced Staff Accountant / Semi - Senior level audit professional. We offer a reasonable work life balance, overtime paid at time and one half, great benefits and career growth potential, and a wide variety of both SEC and closely held clients to work for. We offer relocation assistance to candidates currently eligible to work in the U. S.,
Essential Functions:
  • Performs diversified accounting and auditing assignments under the direction of supervisor, manager or partner.
  • Demonstrates competency in technical skills, work quality, and application of professional and Firm standards.
  • Meets time constraints and client deadlines.
  • Builds client relationships and maintains smooth working relationship.
  • Works effectively within given budgetary parameters; assist staff in prioritizing and managing their workload. Approaches projects with a sense of urgency and is completion orientated.
  • Participates in planning and scheduling client engagements.
  • Directs and instructs assistants, where applicable, in work to be performed and working paper review.
  • Determines the extent of test-checking required in an audit and selects the transactions to be tested.
  • Prepares and indexes working papers; performs various procedures established under generally accepted auditing standards to verify accuracy and validity of client's financial matters.
  • Prepares routine correspondence to client for approval and signature of a Partner; writes comments for management letters.
  • Drafts reports including footnotes.
  • Performs the broadest range of accountant tasks so that direct participation of supervisors, managers, or Partners is kept to a minimum.

    Nonessential Functions:
  • Punctually enters time and expenses to support efficient billing processes.
  • Reviews and monitors staff time.
  • Prepares other reports, projects and duties as may be assigned.
  • Performs such other duties as may be assigned.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Proficiency in use of computers and computer accounting software programs.
  • Well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles and personal income taxes.
  • Ability to organize work and projects, prioritize and meet deadlines, and ability to complete work in an efficient and accurate manner.
  • Ability to reason and multi-task.

    Working Conditions:
  • Frequent same day travel for work at clients' offices, meetings, and seminars using a personal vehicle.
  • Occasional out-of-town travel with overnight stay for work at clients, meetings, or seminars using a personal vehicle.
  • Occasional overtime work required throughout the year. Heavy overtime work required from January 1 to April 15, may be in excess of 55 hours per week.
  • Minimal Hazards. General office working conditions.

    Minimum Qualifications:
  • At least two (2) years of proven experience in public accounting, demonstrating a progression in complexity of auditing and accounting tasks and tax knowledge.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, or Master's degree in accounting.
  • Minimum of forty (40) hours of continuing professional education is required each year.
  • Either hold a current and valid CPA's license, or be working toward obtaining the license by taking and passing the applicable state CPA exam.
  • If licensed, should be a member in good standing with the AICPA.

    Success Factors:
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English.
  • Proactively seeks knowledge, new task and responsibilities.
  • Cooperative and responsive to training, supervision and constructive feedback.
  • Maintains appropriate compliance with all Firm wide and local policies and procedures.
Company Description
Career Brokers is an Executive Recruiting firm with THOUSANDS of jobs posted from 400+ affiliate offices across the USA. We have jobs in most industries (Information Technology, Engineering, Healthcare, Sales, Marketing, Manufacturing, Accounting, Finance, HR, and many more).

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