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Audit Staff or Senior

Job Description

Enjoy the BEST OF BOTH WORLDS - the resources and career opportunities of a top-15 national CPA firm with the autonomy and culture of a local firm.

The A&A Department Staff/Senior identifies client needs, meets those needs and views clients as their own. Seniors are expected to exercise independent judgment and discretion when preparing audit work papers, as well as in conducting field work, based on their knowledge of accounting rules

  • Plans engagements and is responsible for bringing projects in at budget (e.g. communicates with senior staff on scheduling issues or delays in completion of a project)
  • Assists in preparation of audit work papers
  • Completes analytical review procedures including documentation of expectation, results and conclusions for a simple review
  • Drafts financial statements and notes for a simple compilation or review
  • Performs assigned audit procedures for specific accounts and transactions
  • Prepares complex tax accrual for financial statements
  • Researches and concludes on accounting issues
  • Provides assistance to senior accounting staff

Performs other accounting services and duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or equivalent degree as determined by the management committee, required
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting or Taxation preferred
  • 150 credit hours with 30 upper division accounting credits preferred
  • 1 to 4 years experience in public accounting

Progressive plan toward passing the CPA exam required

  • Ability to use tax and accounting software systems
  • Ability to use 10-key
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Basic knowledge and awareness of general tax issues that may arise over the course of an engagement
  • Working knowledge of tax and accounting research techniques and the various research sources
            Working knowledge of MS Office, CaseWare and Prosystems Fixed Assets

Job Snapshot

Contact Name Todd Scolari
Contact Phone 925 626-7112
Post Date 9/13/2014
Location San Francisco, CA
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience 1 to 4 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Accounting - Finance
Required Travel Not Specified
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