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Senior Auditor in Bala Cynwyd, PA at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 6/4/2022

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Job Description

Senior Auditor

A certified public accounting firm of approximately with 120 professionals with offices in Eastern PA, New York, NY, Columbia, MD, Boston, MA and Killingworth, CT. is looking to fill a position for a Senior Auditor and potentially fill a 2nd spot as well, for their Eastern PA office.  Our clients are located in eleven states and operate primarily in the employee benefit plan and labor/membership organization industries.

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a Senior Auditor for our Eastern PA Office, who will serve as an experienced member of the audit team, with specific focus on multiemployer employee benefit plans and membership organizations. They must have 2-4 years of public accounting experience.

Duties:

- Obtains and documents a basic understanding of clients’ internal control policies and procedures; tests operating effectiveness.

- Completes audit work papers and performs audit testing procedures on audit areas fundamental to the financial statements.

- Assists the manager in preparing financial statements including required footnotes and supplemental schedules.

- Help develop audit plans and audit work paper templates (in coordination with audit manager).

- Execute audit tests (internal control and substantive) using approved audit plans and standardized audit work paper templates.

- Review audit work papers completed by staff prior to submission to audit manager.

- Help troubleshoot potential exceptions (i.e. obtain additional documentation/clarification to support/refute potential exceptions noted during field work testing).

Skills/Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is required

- A minimum of 2 years of audit, accounting, or financial and management advisory services with knowledge of GAAP and GAAS is required

- Strong written/verbal communication skills

- Effective time management skills

- Familiarity with Word and Excel

- CPA not required however 150 credit hour eligibility and pursuit of certification is encouraged

- Candidates must have a vehicle that can be used for work travel

Duties:

- Obtains and documents a basic understanding of clients’ internal control policies and procedures; tests operating effectiveness.

- Completes audit work papers and performs audit testing procedures on audit areas fundamental to the financial statements.

- Assists the manager in preparing financial statements including required footnotes and supplemental schedules.

- Help develop audit plans and audit work paper templates (in coordination with audit manager).

- Execute audit tests (internal control and substantive) using approved audit plans and standardized audit work paper templates.

- Review audit work papers completed by staff prior to submission to audit manager.

- Help troubleshoot potential exceptions (i.e. obtain additional documentation/clarification to support/refute potential exceptions noted during field work testing).

Skills/Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is required

- A minimum of 2 years of audit, accounting, or financial and management advisory services with knowledge of GAAP and GAAS is required

- Strong written/verbal communication skills

- Effective time management skills

- Familiarity with Word and Excel

- CPA not required however 150 credit hour eligibility and pursuit of certification is encouraged

- Candidates must have a vehicle that can be used for work travel

Salary is negotiable based on experience and is in the $65-85K.