Audit Senior in Atlanta - Staff Financial Group
We are seeking a dynamic audit senior with a solid command of GAAP and GAAS for our Client's Audit Practice to perform financial statement audits of public and private companies consisting of venture backed startups, family owned businesses and nonprofits in a wide variety of industries including software developers and other technology companies, telecom, life sciences, social media, manufacturers, designers/distributers, action sports, apparel, restaurant chains, defense contractors, museums and other interesting clients.
Experience in a national or large regional Firm is a plus.
As an Audit Senior you will:
Work directly with clients on engagements
Demonstrate an understanding of the client’s business including analysis and planning of client engagements
Plan and design the audit approach for each engagement that identifies critical and significant audit areas
Identify and assess key accounting and internal control issues and effectively communicate issues to managers
Supervise and review professional staff to ensure the adequacy and accuracy of work performed
Perform key communication role between clients, management and staff
Be responsible for identification and implementation of new accounting pronouncements affecting clients
Assist in the drafting of financial statements and footnotes in accordance with GAAP
Review the filings of Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and other SEC filings
Be involved in the client billing process by assisting Managers and Shareholders
Indentify and begin to develop knowledge in selected specialty practice areas
Leverage industry knowledge and business acumen to serve clients and develop business
Train and mentor audit associates
Bachelor’s degree required
3 years of experience in public accounting
CPA candidates preferred
Ability to manage deadlines, work on multiple assignments and prioritize each assignment as necessary
Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally
Proficient use of applicable technology
Must be able to travel based on client and business needs. Generally, local travel.