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Senior Auditor
Ref No.: 17-03523
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Full Time
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:
– 4-7 years of audit experience, preferably in a small or midsized public accounting firm.
– Experience auditing employee benefit plans and/or privately held commercial clients strongly preferred.
– Experience in the preparation of Forms 5500 and 990 preferred.
– Sarbanes Oxley experience preferred.
– Bachelor's degree in accounting.
– CPA license strongly preferred.
– Flexibility to travel to client locations, primarily in the DC-area , and regular access to a car. Up to 30% out of town travel is possible.
– Proficient in MS Office Suite required. Preferred experience with Prosystems Engagement and Tax software.