Assurance Senior Associate - Technology, Life Sciences, Hospitality
CohnReznick currently has an exciting career opportunity for an Assurance Senior Associate to join in the Technology, Life Sciences & Hospitality Practice located in our Tysons, VA office.
If you are:
+ A highly dedicated professional with impressive credentials and driven by new challenges and growth opportunities
+ A team player who believes in providing world-class client service and interested in becoming immersed in various industries
+ Looking for a work environment that values and promotes camaraderie, collaboration and giving back to the community
Look ahead. Imagine more. And consider joining the CohnReznick team.
+ Endless opportunities to contribute to the 11th largest professional services firm in the US
+ A unique culture that values collaboration in everything we do
+ A team of professionals driven by a sense of excellence, integrity, commitment to lifelong learning, respect for one another, adaptability, and making a difference
+ A network of 2, 700 professionals committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and giving back to the communities in which we live and work
+ Varied career paths supported by strong professional development programs and resources
+ A flexible work environment with competitive benefits
The Assurance Senior Associate works directly with Managers and Partners of the firm. We help our Assurance Senior Associates grow and develop their career through collaborative workgroups and mentoring across peers and managers. Seniors are instrumental in mentoring and developing Associate level staff, and are the primary lead on client engagements: supervising the performance of fieldwork, , reviewing workpapers, and helping to identify/resolve audit issues. Your focus will initially be on the following 3 areas:
+ Audit and Accounting
+ Task and Engagement Management
+ Personal and Professional Development
Assurance Seniors review and prepare financial statements, footnotes, and work papers. They demonstrate professional creativity in dealing with client matters and make constructive suggestions to improve client operations. The Assurance Senior effectively analyzes client transactions, recognizing potential or existing problems, conducts appropriate research, and works closely with managers on resolving the issue. Specific duties include:
+ Performing audit procedures in accordance with firm standards and in an accurate, thorough and timely manner
+ Responsibility for pre-engagement planning, execution, and final deliverable
+ Developing a detailed engagement work plan, illustrating budgets and schedules
+ Monitoring project status against the work plan and communicate schedule adjustments to managers and/or partners
+ Developing a professional relationship with the client Supervising and training staff, reviewing work papers prepared by staff and providing feedback in a timely manner.
+ Education: BS/BA accounting; has obtained or is actively sitting for the CPA exam and meets the necessary requirements in order to license immediately upon completion of the CPA exam.
+ Minimum 3 years audit & accounting experience in a public accounting arena and at least 1 year as an audit senior
+ Excellent analytical, technical, and auditing skills including knowledge in US GAAP, GAAS, and PCAOB rules and standards
+ Industry knowledge in technology, life sciences, government contracting or restaurants is a plus
+ Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
+ Strong leadership, staff development and mentoring skills, coupled with excellent written, interpersonal, and presentation skills
+ Computer expertise including knowledge of audit-preparation software and an understanding of the impact of technology
+ Strong research skills
+ Proven technical skills with MS Office applications such as Excel, Word, and Outlook; audit software, and Caseware experience a plus
+ Solid organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multi-task
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CohnReznick is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
Tysons Corner, Virginia, United States