Audit Director, Insurance

Bkd, LLP Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 1 week ago


  • Work with financial institutions and insurance companies of various sizes

  • Assist in managing, developing and coaching professional staff

  • Accurately complete and review audit engagements in a manner that meets professional technical requirements

  • Adequately identify audit risks and problems through review to ensure audit engagements are completed with defendable files and documentation

  • Consistently identify engagement and operating problems and provide timely solutions and consultation

  • Manage multiple concurrent engagements without disruption or loss of control and within scheduled deadlines

  • Manage multiple client relationships, billings and resource needs

  • Build personal referral sources and clientele while actively participate in team marketing opportunities

  • Lead audit committee meetings presentations

  • Participate in speaking and article writing opportunities


  • Minimum 9 years of audit experience in public accounting required

  • Current CPA designation required

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in accounting required

  • Experience managing multiple client engagements

  • Experience with insurance companies and statutory accounting is a plus

Required Skills:

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Proficient in MS Office suite - Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Excellent client relationship skills and time management skills

  • Ability to recruit and develop firm associates and team members

  • Team and engagement management

  • Innovative ideas to servicing clientele

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Audit Director, Insurance

Bkd, LLP