Audit Senior Manager or Director - Financial Services

BKD, LLP   •  

Nashville, TN

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


8 - 10 years

Posted 73 days ago

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  • Work with financial institutions of various sizes
  • Build personal referral sources and clientele while actively participating in team marketing opportunities
  • Participate in business development and proposal opportunities
  • Participate in speaking and article writing opportunities
  • Adequately identify audit risks and problems through review to ensure audit engagements are completed with defendable files and documentation
  • Assist in managing, developing and coaching professional staff
  • Manage multiple client relationships, billings and resource needs
  • Complete CPE specific to the financial institutions industry
  • Manage multiple concurrent engagements without disruption or loss of control and within scheduled deadlines
  • Lead audit committee meetings presentations
  • Accurately complete and review audit engagements in a manner that meets professional technical requirements
  • Consistently identify engagement and operating problems and provide timely solutions and consultation
  • Manage all aspects of an audit engagement including planning, fieldwork, reporting, and wrap
  • Manage multiple client relationships, billings and resource needs
  • Research technical accounting issues


  • Strong organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficient in MS Office suite—Word and Excel
  • Excellent client relationship skills, time management and project management skills
  • Minimum of seven years (senior manager) or ten years (director) of audit experience in public accounting strongly preferred
  • Current CPA designation required
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in accounting required
  • Strong knowledge and experience managing larger, more complex engagements
  • Ability and willingness to travel