General information

Audit Senior Associate | Commercial Services
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Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
United States
Job Category
Advertised Location
Chicago, Chicago Downtown
Working time
Full Time

Description & Requirements

Our firm provides assurance services that go beyond the compliance function. Alongside the rest of our team, you will bring credibility to our client's financial picture, communicate information objectively and clearly, and provide insight to help clients improve their businesses. If relationships are important to you, and you identify with the People First culture at FORVIS, we would like to hear from you! 


How you will contribute: 

  • Performing detailed audit procedures over various income statement and balance sheet accounts 
  • Proactively interacting with key client management to demonstrate your ability to recognize problems and propose sensible solutions 
  • Using technology tools proficiently in regular assignments and demonstrating a commitment to improving work processes through the use of technology 
  • Maintaining the appropriate balance between client needs and FORVIS' risk 
  • Managing assigned workload between yourself and FORVIS employees 
  • Meeting assigned deadlines or budgets and provide advanced notification of any variances 
  • Traveling to serve clients as necessary 
  • Completing required Continued Professional Education 



We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and: 


  • An ability to prioritize and work independently in a fast-paced environment to reach clear-set goals 
  • Communication skills to effectively relate to people of diverse backgrounds and experience levels both verbally and in writing 
  • Knowledge of current audit and accounting concepts 
  • Ability to maintain professional client relationships 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite 
  • A desire to provide mentorship and training to other professionals 


 Minimum Qualifications: 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field 
  • At least 2 years of relevant audit experience 



Preferred Qualifications: 



  • CPA License