Audit Senior Associate

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 125976

Job Description

A bit about us:

Established with deep roots dating back to 1919, we proudly stand as a leading accounting firm nestled in the vibrant heart of Chicago, IL. As the 11th largest accounting firm in this bustling city, we have exclusively catered to entrepreneurial, middle-market businesses for over a century. Our clients receive unwavering, personalized attention as we collaborate closely with them to realize their financial aspirations. In addition to our local expertise, we offer a gateway to a global network teeming with highly experienced industry experts who can offer valuable insights spanning North America and beyond.

One of the cornerstones of our enduring success is our steadfast commitment to delivering unparalleled client service. Over the past century, we’ve achieved pure organic growth, without any mergers. As a testament to our dedication, we’ve earned recognition as a Top 100 Firm by Accounting Today and have emerged as a regional leader in 2022. Join our team and immerse yourself in the distinctive experience that comes from working with a trusted and esteemed accounting firm.

Why join us?

Experience the best of both worlds with our organization – where you’ll find big company resources seamlessly blended with a warm and collaborative small company culture. We offer flexible work options, allowing you to choose between 100% remote work or a hybrid setup with multiple office locations to cater to your needs. We provide a competitive base salary along with an exceptionally competitive benefits package.

Moreover, you’ll build diverse and meaningful client relationships, enjoy outstanding opportunities for career growth, and relish a superb work-life balance. Additionally, our profit-sharing program, with a five-year vesting schedule, ensures that your dedication is rewarded. We are committed to your professional development and offer a robust continuing education program to help you stay at the forefront of your field. Join us for an enriching and balanced career journey.

Job Details

We are currently seeking a dynamic and ambitious Audit Senior to join our rapidly growing public accounting team. This presents a unique opportunity to advance your career within a high-energy, forward-thinking, and successful organization. The chosen candidate will shoulder the responsibility for orchestrating and overseeing audit and assurance services for our valued clients. This role offers promising prospects for leadership and career progression for the right individual.

Key Responsibilities:

Conduct and lead complex audit engagements for a diverse range of clients, ensuring compliance with auditing standards and regulations.
Supervise and mentor associates and interns, providing guidance and conducting performance assessments for engagement reviews.
Engage in comprehensive audit research to stay current with accounting standards and ensure the most effective solutions for our clients.
Collaborate closely with partners, managers, and staff to contribute to practice development and client service enhancements.
Manage engagement risk and financial performance, including budgeting, billing, and collections.
Work closely with a team of highly skilled professionals to understand client needs and offer proactive solutions and advice.


A minimum of 4 years of experience in public accounting, focusing on audit and assurance services.
A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting or a related field.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation or CPA eligibility.
Proficiency in technical skills related to auditing and accounting.
Exceptional project management, analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills.
Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and Word.
Strong work ethic and adaptability to tackle new challenges and innovative ideas.
This is an exceptional opportunity for a dedicated professional looking to make a substantial impact within a dynamic and forward-looking firm. If you’re seeking a fulfilling and rewarding career that allows you to push your boundaries and grow professionally, don’t miss this opportunity. Apply today!

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