Audit Senior Associate
Audit Senior AssociateJob LocationsUS-IA-Des MoinesJob ID2017-3733CategoryAudit/Assurance OverviewBKD is a place where people build careers, gain new skills and enjoy big firm resources with a small firm approach to teamwork and camaraderie. We focus on providing unmatched client service to everyone we encounter-both in the marketplace and in our offices.We also offer the support, resources and opportunities you need to further develop your career. We listen to learn, combine innovation with practicality and give back to the communities where we live and work. in terms of competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.Take your career to the next level at BKD.About BKD**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,600 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 .The BKD audit team provides assurance services that go beyond the compliance function. We strive to provide these high-quality services while also providing solutions to help clients solve their problems and improve their businesses.ResponsibilitiesAs an audit senior, you will be responsible for providing unmatched client service while managing audit engagements, working closely with engagement partners or managers as well as the clients. You will be expected to:Correctly perform most routine audit engagement procedures in a timely and professional mannerDemonstrate ability to recognize problems and propose sensible solutions, with appropriate balance between clients' needs and the firm's riskBalance assigned workload between self and staffMeet assigned deadlines or budgets and provide advance warning of problemsShow ability to supervise and train other professionalsBe willing and available to travel to serve clientsQualificationsExcellent organizational and interpersonal skillsStrong verbal and written communication skillsAbility to prioritize and work independently in a fast-paced environmentAbility to relate well to people of diverse backgrounds and experience levelsExcellent client relationship and time management skillsStrong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Word and ExcelKnowledge of current audit and accounting conceptsRequired Experience2-5 years of public accounting audit experienceCurrent CPA licenseBachelor's or Master's degree in accountingCandidates actively working towards obtaining a current CPA license may be considered for an Associate/alternative role until CPA license is obtained.Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com.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.**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. 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.
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At BKD, we understand you want an advisor who can provide more than just accounting solutions. Our CPAs and advisors offer specialized skills and expertise, as well as the winning attitude, character and communication skills necessary to help clients achieve their objectives. Accounting for numbers—accurately, objectively and with integrity—is at the heart of our business. But we are also professional, prepared, attentive and ready to deliver our services with PRIDE: passion, respect, integrity, discipline and excellence. BKD is a trusted, national CPA & advisory firm that understands your business and delivers the resources you need with a service style you’ll value. That’s what it means to experience BKD.BKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our dedicated professionals offer solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer clients a variety of services in accounting, audit and assurance, tax, risk management, technology, corporate finance, forensic and valuation services and wealth management. We combine the insight and ideas of multiple disciplines to provide solutions in a wide range of industries, including health care, manufacturing, distribution, financial services, construction and real estate, as well as government entities, higher education institutions and not-for-profit organizations.