Senior Audit Accountant

Memphis, TN
Full Time
Experience: 2-5 years
Posted: 6 days ago
Job Summary

EXCITING and CHALLENGING career advancement opportunities available for a Senior Audit Accountant in TOP locally owned CPA firm. Tired of excessively long hours? Watkins Uiberall is the answer. We strive for more work/life balance so our staff can enjoy time with friends and family.

Watkins Uiberall is looking for an experienced auditor for our Memphis, TN and Tupelo, MS locations. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of public accounting experience.

Responsibilities for Senior Audit Accountant:

  • Perform, review and supervise audits, reviews and compilations for various industries
  • Prepare basic financial statements
  • Assume responsibility for all phases of an audit from planning to delivery of the financial statements for small and medium sized engagements
  • Participate with more experienced personnel in coordinating large client engagements
  • Identify issues with clients' processes and controls, make recommendations for improvements
  • Maintain quality client relationships
  • Market the firm's services and products to attract new clients and promote firm growth

Qualifications for Senior Audit Accountant:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting with 2+ years of experience in audit
  • Possession of CPA license or on track to receive within a year
  • Client oriented work ethic, delivering high quality results
  • Strong technical and analytical skills with proficiency in GAAP and GAAS
  • Detail oriented with excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in Excel, Word (preference towards ProSystem fx Engagement)
  • Experience in supervision of staff
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Benefits:

  • Positive, relaxed and engaging work environment
  • Professional casual dress
  • Incentive programs related to new business and recruiting
  • Very minimal overnight travel
  • Highly engaged community service program
  • Paid vacation
  • Group health, dental, vision and long term disability insurance
  • Profit sharing and 401(k) plan
  • Cafeteria Plan for insurance and dependent care
  • CPA exam incentives
  • Educational assistance for completing Master's Program
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