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Audit Associate | Springfield
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Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
United States
Job Category
Advertised Location
Working time
Full Time

Description & Requirements

The FORVIS audit team provides assurance services that go beyond the compliance function. This team brings credibility to our client's financial picture, communicates information objectively and clearly, and provides insight to help clients improve their businesses.


How you will contribute: 

  • Correctly performing most routine audit engagement procedures in a timely and professional manner
  • Demonstrating your ability to recognize problems and propose sensible solutions, with an appropriate balance between clients’ needs and the firm’s risk
  • Balancing assigned workload between self and staff
  • Meeting assigned deadlines or budgets and providing advance warning of problems
  • Show ability to supervise and train other professionals

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
  • Be willing and available to travel to serve clients

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Must be eligible to sit for the CPA exam or have a CPA license
  • This is an entry-level position that does not require prior experience. However, 1-2 years of experience is preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience or internships in a public accounting firm performing audit work