Audit Senior Associate

Grant Thornton LLP Orlando , FL 32801

Posted 2 weeks ago

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Plan, coordinate and execute multiple, concurrent client financial audit engagements in a public accounting firm in compliance with applicable US or International accounting standards; conduct the review and evaluation of external client business processes and identify business risks and internal control weaknesses; review and evaluate audit business transaction cycles including cash, treasury, capital expenditures and other income and expenses for external clients; research audit issues utilizing electronic databases and review-track financial information utilizing audit related software; examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to determine the client's financial status and prepare financial reports concerning operating procedures; ensure adherence to auditing processes, working with colleagues to identify and resolve issues faced during the auditing process; report to management about asset utilization and audit results, recommending changes in operations and financial activities; supervise auditing of establishments, determining the scope of any required investigations; and inspect accounting records and accounting systems for efficiency, effectiveness, and use of accepted accounting procedures to record transactions; supervise, train and mentor assigned audit associates and interns on audit processes; work with members of audit team to identify and resolve any client issues discovered during the audit process; prepare financial documents, reports, or budgets; advise clients on financial, business and operational matters.

Required Skills and Experience: Bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or a related field and 2 years related experience. Prior experience must include at least 2 years with each of the following: plan, coordinate and execute multiple, concurrent client financial audit engagements in a public accounting firm in compliance with applicable US or International accounting standards; conduct the review and evaluation of external client business processes and identify business risks and internal control weaknesses; review and evaluate audit business transaction cycles including cash, treasury, capital expenditures and other income and expenses for external clients; research audit issues utilizing electronic databases and review-track financial information utilizing audit related software.

BENEFITS

Grant Thornton LLP promotes a nationally recognized culture of health and offers an extensive array of benefits to meet individual lifestyles. For a complete list of benefits, please visit http://www.gt.com/.

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world's leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenues in excess of $1.7 billion and operates 59 offices across the U.S., with more than 590 partners and 8,500 employees in the U.S. and at our Shared Services Center in Bangalore, India.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

It is Grant Thornton's policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


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