Audit Senior Associate / Manager | Insurance

Bkd, LLP Kansas City , MO 64126

Posted 2 months ago


BKD's National Insurance Services Practice currently ranks seventh as a provider of audit services to the insurance industry according to A.M. Best. The practice serves insurance companies, third-party administrators and related service companies with revenues ranging from $25 million to more than $3 billion. BKD's Governing Board has identified the Insurance Services Practice as a strategic initiative as it sees extraordinary growth opportunities for providing services to insurance companies.

What You Will Do:

  • Perform detailed audit procedures over various income statement and balance sheet accounts

  • Proactively interact with key client management to demonstrate your ability to recognize problems and propose sensible solutions

  • Use technology tools proficiently in regular assignments and demonstrate commitment to improving work processes through use of technology

  • Maintain the appropriate balance between client needs and BKD's risk

  • Manage assigned workload between yourself and BKD employees

  • Meet assigned deadlines or budgets and provide advanced notification of any variances

  • Travel to serve clients as necessary

  • Complete required Continued Professional Education


A Successful Trusted Advisor Has:

  • An ability to prioritize and work independently in a fast-paced environment to reach clear-set goals

  • Communication skills to effectively relate to people of diverse backgrounds and experience levels both verbally and in writing

  • Knowledge of current audit and accounting concepts

  • Ability to maintain professional client relationships

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office SuiteA desire to provide mentorship and training to other professionals

  • A desire to provide mentorship and training to other professionals

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field

  • Experience performing audits of internal controls over financial reporting preferred

  • At least 2 years (Audit Senior Associate) or 5 years (Manager) of relevant audit experience

  • CPA License

Our goal is to align prospective talent with the appropriate position to provide a rewarding career at the firm. Candidates with any level of experience beyond the listed qualifications are welcome to apply. Appropriate titles will be offered based upon experience level.

Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.

BKD does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. BKD will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed BKD vendor agreement. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of BKD without having a BKD vendor agreement in place will be considered property of BKD. BKD will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


At BKD, our mission is to provide rewarding career opportunities and invest in the success of our people. Through award-winning learning and development, coaching and career advocacy programs, you will have the tools to make every play count and reach your professional goals. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to influence innovation and build long-lasting relationships. As a BKDer, you will be able to learn, lead, serve and be recognized for your contributions.

As a part of our People First culture, we invest in the well-being of our Trusted Advisors so they can provide Unmatched Client Service. Click here to learn how we invest in our people:

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About BKDBKD, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,900 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at

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