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By considering Wipfli LLP, you've decided to go beyond the ordinary public accounting and consulting firm. At Wipfli, we create positive impact and lifetime relationships by leading and working with an outward mindset. As a member of our team, you will be inspired to think freely and follow your passion, grow as a professional by developing your skills and commit to serving our clients and communities with honesty and integrity.
Wipfli has a broad national footprint with offices coast to coast and we're still growing! As an associate, you'll have access to skill development and career opportunities, whether you want to move up or transition into another area of specialty. You'll also have the flexibility and technology to work wherever you are, whether it's at home or in our clients' offices, or switching Wipfli offices if you're looking to move across the country.
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Wipfli LLP is currently seeking an Audit Manager for our South Portland office. The professional will be the primary point of contact overseeing the accurate and timely execution of audits, reviews and compilations. The manager will review engagement files and financial statements and communicates results to client and firm associates, ensures the firm is proactively identifying and serving the client's needs, and motivates and supervises the performance of staff and senior accountants, in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Respond to client and firm associate requests in a timely, accurate, positive and professional manner
Participate in and provide leadership for firm initiatives and projects
Plan and schedule engagement fieldwork with clients and firm resources
Lead and manage audit, review, and compilation engagements in accordance with firm and professional standards, within budget and deadline expectations
Perform detailed reviews of workpapers completed by other associates
Communicate proactively with clients and engagement partners regarding project status, client service opportunities, and other significant matters in a timely manner
Review financial statements and footnotes, management reports, executive reports, and other requested deliverables
Provide training, direction, and supervision to staff and senior accountants
Develop and attain a comprehensive understanding of services provided by the firm
Perform client billing
Lead multi-disciplined client service teams for account planning
Research and communicate with client and firm personnel regarding complex accounting matters
Actively participate in community activities and organizations to develop and maintain positive business relationships with community leaders and members
Complete audit, review, and compilation procedures for complex areas and transactions
Prepare and review client correspondence (letter, e-mail, etc.)
Actively participate in firm sponsored events for industry-specific and/or regional clients and prospects
6-10 years of previous audit experience preferably in a professional services environment
Experience in the field of Financial Institutions
A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
CPA certification required in the respective state in which they are practicing
Requires a valid driver's license
Requires prior supervisory experience
Some travel required
Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws.