Internal Audit & Compliance Accountant

Clifton Larson Allen Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 3 months ago


CLA is offering an exciting opportunity for a qualified candidate to join our Financial Institution Group (FIG) in St. Louis. We are looking for a staff member to provide support for our internal audit & compliance practice. The position offers an opportunity for professional growth within a FIG practice with a strong reputation within our local markets for excellent technical expertise and a commitment to client service.

The firm seeks qualified candidates with the personal values and work ethic that matches the professional character of our firm. Candidates should have the desire and abilities to take on exciting responsibilities and grow with our St. Louis FIG practice.


To provide support to the internal audit & compliance team, including:

  • Prepare request list for work papers required to perform client fieldwork

  • Receive file downloads and prepare the work papers for the binder(s)

  • Create the Engagement binder(s), to coordinate with scheduled fieldwork

  • Copy work papers to the binder(s), using our numbering system

  • Prepare PowerPoint presentations for training, as requested by client

  • Set up codes for new client engagements

  • Grammatical review and formatting of client reports

  • File reports and correspondence; in electronic format

  • Monitor report progress

  • Client contact for fieldwork preparation and report distribution

  • Other duties as requested


  • Financial Institution experience, a plus

  • Professional writing skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Ability to plan, prioritize, and organize

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Ability to manage several tasks simultaneously

  • Good communication skills verbal and written

  • Strong work ethic

  • Flexibility to manage changes in priorities

Self-starter, highly motivated, desire to learn, ability to work in a high paced environment, relate well to others and enthusiastic, flexible and willing to help in other areas as needed


  • Two year degree required or five years of equivalent work experience may be considered as a degree equivalent in some cases.

  • Individuals with greater experience and education may wish to pursue this as a career path option as well.

CLA exists to create opportunities for our people, our clients, and our communities. We are a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer . All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/

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Internal Audit & Compliance Accountant

Clifton Larson Allen