Audit Manager

Kearney & Company   •  

Alexandria, VA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 54 days ago

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Kearney & Company provides financial services exclusively to the Federal Government, including auditing, consulting, and technology services. Our commitment to our employees and clients as well as to dedication and trust, critical values to our Firm, have led to Kearney’s recognition as one of the leading accounting firms in the country. Based on our employees’ feedback, we are also consistently rated a Best Place to Work. Employment at Kearney means a flexible, collaborative, and open-minded work environment. We hope it is your “first easy decision.” Learn more at

Kearney is currently seeking an Audit Manager to join our Alexandria, VA team. The Audit Manager will help develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel and assess clients' satisfaction, demonstrate proficiency with accounting and auditing concepts and apply them to client situations. This position requires a mastery of process documentation, risk assessment, data analysis, and writing skills. Additional skills and responsibilities are defined below:


  • Provide the first line of supervision to a team of accounting professionals and support staff
  • Responsible for the general oversight of the quality control function, including overall work paper review
  • Understanding of Government Auditing Standards, audit procedures, and financial analysis techniques
  • Self-starter, takes the initiative to deliver quality work products to the client with little direction from supervisor
  • Supervise and review work performed by other staff
  • Develop people through effectively delegating tasks and providing guidance to staff
  • Provide subject matter technical expertise to delivery team in financial management areas of financial reporting, internal control, and/or financial business systems
  • Review draft deliverables prepared by engagement teams and present final results to management
  • Assist Partners/Principals and Senior Managers in the creation of proposals, business development, and practice administration
  • Utilize technology to share knowledge with team members, develop skills, and continually learn
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Project management experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills


Required Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 4 years of accounting/auditing experience in the Federal Government environment
  • CPA required
  • Management experience is required
  • Ability to obtain an interim secret level U.S. security clearance (requires US Citizenship)

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA/MS degree from an accredited college/university
  • Interim secret clearance is preferred