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Senior Auditor - Commercial
Ref No.: 17-03522
Location: Wayne, New Jersey
Position Type:Full Time
The Firm seeks Senior Staff Accountants for the New York or New Jersey office to perform external audit functions, primarily with diversified commercial clients.  The candidates will work alongside staff, managers, and partners, and will be provided with mentorship and ongoing feedback to promote learning and growth.
 
Responsibilities:
–          Interface with client personnel to obtain records and information pertinent to the audit process.
–          Gain an understanding of client business operations, procedures, and needs.
–          Prepare and review audit workpapers.
–          Prepare and review client financial statements.
–          Organize and delegate work to less experienced staff.
–          Mentor less experienced staff.
–          Prioritize competing work demands, and manage time appropriately.
–          Maintain organized and neat work areas so that workpapers and files can be easily reviewed by others.
–          Keep colleagues, managers and partners informed of progress and the need to make adjustments to scheduled work.
–          Represent the Firm in a positive light by maintaining a professional demeanor, dress, and attitude at all times.
–          Follow established procedures, but suggest innovative, progressive ideas where appropriate.
 
Qualifications:
–          3-5 years of audit experience in a public accounting setting.
–          Experience auditing privately held commercial clients required; prior exposure to SEC client preferred.
–          Sarbanes Oxley experience preferred.
–          Bachelor's degree in accounting; graduate degree preferred.
–          CPA license strongly preferred.
–          Flexibility to travel to client locations, primarily in the NY/NJ region, and regular access to a car.  Minimal out-of-town travel is possible.
–          Proficient in MS Office Suite required.  Experience with Prosystems Engagement and Tax software; or equivalent.
Third Party Applications Not Accepted