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Fall 2024 Audit Associate

  • Job
    Full-time
    Junior Level
  • Accounting & Tax
  • Philadelphia

AI generated summary

  • You need an accounting or related degree, a solid GPA, internship/work experience, teamwork skills, time management, communication, adaptability, Microsoft proficiency, and willingness to travel. No immigration sponsorship available.
  • You will perform audit testing, engage with clients, assess internal controls, receive on-the-job coaching, network, and build relationships.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or master's degree in accounting or a related degree in business, with sufficient course work and credits to sit for the CPA exam in the state you are being considered
  • Outstanding academic performance required, with a preferred GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Relevant internship, work experience and/or involvement with a professional organization 
  • The ability to work effectively in a team environment with all levels of client personnel
  • Demonstrated skills in the areas of time management, communication, interpersonal skills, relationship building, collaboration, and problem solving
  • Organizational and analytical skills, initiative, adaptability
  • Proficiency with Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Availability to travel as needed for client projects
  • There is currently no immigration sponsorship available for this position

Responsibilities

  • Be a trusted member of the engagement team providing various assurance and consulting services:
  • Proactively engage with your clients throughout the year to gather needed information to complete testing and respond to questions raised
  • Perform substantive testing on client’s balance sheets and income statements
  • Test for deficiencies of internal controls and discussing recommendations for improvement
  • Learn and grow from direct on-the-job coaching and mentoring along with participating in firm wide learning and development programs
  • Utilize your entrepreneurial skills to network and build strong relationships internally and externally with clients
  • Build friendships and strong work relationships while gaining valuable experience

FAQs

What qualifications do I need to have to be considered for the Fall 2024 Audit Associate role at Baker Tilly?

Successful candidates for the Audit Associate role at Baker Tilly will have a Bachelor’s or master's degree in accounting or a related field, outstanding academic performance with a preferred GPA of 3.0 or above, relevant internship or work experience, the ability to work effectively in a team environment, and proficiency with Microsoft programs.

What will be my responsibilities as an Audit Associate at Baker Tilly?

As an Audit Associate, you will be responsible for providing various assurance and consulting services to clients, engaging with clients throughout the year to gather information, performing substantive testing on balance sheets and income statements, testing for deficiencies of internal controls, participating in on-the-job coaching and mentoring, building strong relationships internally and externally, and gaining valuable experience.

Will there be opportunities for professional development and growth in this role?

Yes, at Baker Tilly, you will have opportunities for professional development and growth through on-the-job coaching, mentoring, firm-wide learning and development programs, and networking with clients. The firm values your development and provides a great work environment to support your career growth.

Is there travel involved in this role?

Yes, there may be travel required for client projects in the Audit Associate role at Baker Tilly. Candidates should be available to travel as needed for client engagements.

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Mission & Purpose

Baker Tilly is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm, providing clients with a genuine coast-to-coast and global advantage in major regions of the U.S. and in many of the world’s leading financial centers – New York, London, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago and Boston. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and Baker Tilly US, LLP (Baker Tilly) provide professional services through an alternative practice structure in accordance with the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and applicable laws, regulations and professional standards. Baker Tilly US, LLP is a licensed independent CPA firm that provides attest services to its clients. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and its subsidiary entities provide tax and business advisory services to their clients. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and its subsidiary entities are not licensed CPA firms. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and Baker Tilly US, LLP, trading as Baker Tilly, are independent members of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 141 territories, with 43,000 professionals and a combined worldwide revenue of $5.2 billion.