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Senior Auditor

Location : San Fernando Valley ( Remote )
Job Type : Direct
Compensation : 75000.00 - 90000.00 USD/YEAR
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 3 + Years
Required Education : Bachelors Degree In Accounting
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :


  Performs diversified accounting and auditing assignments under the direction of supervisor, manager, or partner


  Demonstrates competency in technical skills, work quality, and application of professional and Firm standards.

  Meets time constraints and client deadlines.

  Builds client relationships and maintains smooth working relationship.


Works effectively within given budgetary parameters; assist staff in prioritizing and managing their workload. 


Approaches projects with a sense of urgency and is completion orientated

Participates in planning and scheduling client engagements.


 Directs and instructs assistants, where applicable, in work to be performed and working paper review. 


 Determines the extent of test-checking required in an audit and selects the transactions to be tested.



Prepares and indexes working papers; performs various procedures established under generally accepted auditing standards to verify accuracy and validity of client’s financial matters


 Prepares routine correspondence to client for approval and signature of a Partner; writes comments for management letters. • Drafts reports including footnotes.


Performs the broadest range of accountant tasks so that direct participation of supervisors, managers, or Partners is kept to a minimum.


 Nonessential Functions: • Punctually enters time and expenses to support efficient billing processes. • Reviews and monitors staff time.


 Prepares other reports, projects and duties as may be assigned. • Performs such other duties as may be assigned. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Proficiency in use of computers and computer accounting software programs. • Well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles and personal income taxes.


 Ability to organize work and projects, prioritize and meet deadlines, and ability to complete work in an efficient and accurate manner. 


 Ability to reason and multi-task. Supervisory Responsibilities: 


 Supervises one or more staff and semi-senior accounts on assigned engagements and instructs them in work to be performed 


 Reviews work done and directs necessary revisions. 


Working Conditions:  Frequent same day travel for work at clients’ offices, meetings, and seminars using a personal vehicle.


 Occasional out-of-town travel with overnight stay for work at clients, meetings, or seminars using a personal vehicle. 


Occasional overtime work required throughout the year. Heavy overtime work required from January 1 to April 15, may be in excess of 55 hours per week.


 Minimal Hazards. General office working conditions. Minimum Qualifications:


 At least three (3) years of proven experience in public accounting, demonstrating a progression in complexity of auditing and accounting tasks and tax knowledge.

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, or Master’s degree in accounting.

 Minimum of forty (40) hours of continuing professional education is required each year.

 Either hold a current and valid CPA’s license, or be working toward obtaining the license by taking and passing the applicable state CPA exam.

If licensed, should be a member in good standing with the AICPA. 

This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by Partners, Senior Managers, Managers, Supervising Seniors or peers to perform, or assist in performing, other instructions and duties. 
Required Qualifications :


Job Requirements:


-Bachelor’s degree in accounting.


-A minimum of three to five years of audit experience


-CPA or CPA candidate


-Technology able and proficient.  Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to quickly learn tax, accounting and audit software.


-Strong attention to detail and problem-solving abilities.  Ability to be technically and analytically focused


-Ability to juggle multiple projects and assignments


-Strong verbal and written communication skills and effective team player


-Ability to grow and expand both in work and responsibility

Skills :
accounting Audit Project Management supervisor
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