POSITION: Audit Senior Accountant - Atlanta STATUS: Full Time, Exempt
Audit Senior Atlanta - Staff Financial Group
We are working with a National Public Accounting firm that is looking for an Audit Senior. Below is a snap shot of the job description.
Performs more complex audit duties as well as trains and develops staff accountants.
Engage various team members in the identification of client audit risks and generate dialogue surrounding response to identified audit risks.
Lead the documentation efforts surrounding risk assessment procedures, planning considerations, and decisions including preparation of required audit programs.
Instruct, direct, and review the work of Audit Staff in the completion of audit procedures over basic client accounting (i.e. cash, A/R, inventories, property and equipment, prepaids, A/P, accrued expenses, debt and general income statement accounts).
Perform audit procedures over more complex client accounting (i.e. revenue recognition, income taxes, goodwill and intangibles, equity transactions, etc.)
Review and/or prepare client financial statements to ensure compliance with applicable disclosure requirements.
Complete general audit procedures (i.e. coordination of audit closing communications, drafting of client correspondence, resolving open items, etc.)
Research technical issues using online tools.
Perform other duties as needed on engagements and as assigned by supervisory personnel.
Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Ability to lead and develop Audit Staff.
Dedication to development and enhancement of team environment.
Ability to thrive and adapt in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Integrity, dependability, and trustworthiness.
Ability to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously (multi-task).
Superior client service focus.
Minimum of 3 years experience in public accounting.
Experience working with Commercial Clients preferred
Progress toward completion of CPA exam.
Proficiency with personal computers including spreadsheet software programs, general ledger packages, and computerized audit applications. Experience with Go Audit and/or Engagement is a plus.
EDUCATION and LICENSES
Bachelor's degree in accounting. Masters preferred.
CPA certified or the eligibility to work toward obtaining a CPA license.