Audit Senior/Supervisor

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $75,000.00
Date: 4/20/2017
Job ID: 02474847
Job Description

Top 15 Chicago CPA Firm—Chicago—Salary Commensurate with Experience + Bonus

The Sizzle

  • Client provides substantial benefits package, which includes health insurance, a retirement plan, paid time off and maternity/paternity leave, and other work/life programs.
  • Company consists of highly skilled, well-educated staff.
  • Company offers better work/life balance than large national firms.

Note from the Hiring Manager

The Audit Senior or the Audit Supervisor can be based in Downtown Chicago or in the Northern Burbs. A viable candidate must have public accounting experience.

Minimum Education & Experience

  • Experience in manufacturing.
  • Experience auditing large manufacturers, with consolidations and international exposure.
  • Experience supervising and mentoring staff auditors.
  • For Audit Senior: 3-5 years; CPA not required.
  • For Audit Supervisor: 5-8 years; CPA required.

Special Skills

  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written.
  • Analytical, problem-solving abilities.
  • Flexibility to adapt to new situations.
  • Ability to prioritize effectively.
  • Interest in working as part of a team.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct and supervise all aspects of field work of audit and accounting engagements.
  • Supervise staff accountants and prepare staff evaluation reports.
  • Complete all financial statements, tax returns and special services.
  • Review all work papers, financial statements and tax returns before submission to manager/principal for further review.
  • Look for opportunities to provide additional services to clients and prepare management advisory letters.
  • Plan engagements including preparation of audit programs and time budgets to achieve quality and efficiency goals.