General information

Student Audit Associate 2022│Denver
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Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
United States
Job Category
Internal Firm Services
Advertised Location
Working time
Part Time

Description & Requirements

As a student associate at FORVIS, you will gain valuable experience that may help you decide whether you want to start your career in audit or tax, or even whether public accounting is right for you. You will work on client engagements similar to those assigned to our entry-level associates, gaining exposure to a variety of industries and testing out your technical know-how. You will work alongside our senior staff and management personnel, learning from their experience as you develop your skillset. FORVIS’ Student Associate Program is an excellent opportunity for a sophomore or junior accounting student who would like to gain valuable experience in the audit department.  This program also offers potential opportunities for full-time employment and career advancement after graduation.

How you will contribute:

  • As a member of the Audit team, you will gain valuable experience and exposure to a variety of projects, as well as be able to test your technical know-how.
  • You will work alongside our senior staff and management personnel, learning from their experience as you develop your skillset.

We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and:

  • Are highly detail-oriented
  • Strong initiative and problem-solving abilities
  • Commitment to client service and maintaining confidentiality
  • Strong organization and time management abilities
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to balance academic schedule with the workload for multiple clients and projects while consistently meeting deadlines

Hours Requirement:

We are able to be flexible with your school schedule providing you are able to:

  • Accommodate our normal business hours of Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm
  • Have the ability to work each day of the week (M-F)
  • Commit to at least 15-25 hours per week during the Academic year
  • 20+ hours per week during the summer.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Working toward a bachelor's or master’s degree in accounting from an accredited college or university, with a minimum 3.25 GPA (overall and major)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Fluency in Microsoft applications including Excel, Outlook, and Word
  • Applicants for positions with FORVIS must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Pursuant to Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: Target Hourly Rate Range: $25 - $26. Please note: The noted compensation is for the Colorado market. Compensation for this role will be determined based on the experience, education, and skill set of the individual for the position. This amount is not representative of an employee’s total compensation, which consists of, but is not limited to, salary (cash compensation), benefits, profit-sharing contributions, CPA Exam incentives, and other forms of compensation.  FORVIS reserves the right to make changes to the above figure based on business needs.