Commercial Audit Manager

RSM US   •  

Birmingham, AL

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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5 - 7 years

Posted 186 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide timely, high quality client service that meets or exceeds client expectations including coordinating the auditing of all required financial statements, related disclosures, and other client deliverables
  • Assess risk along with design and communicate audit procedures to engagement teams
  • Manage multiple engagement teams and prepare end-of-engagement evaluations for Staff
  • Understand skillsets and capabilities of Senior Associates and Supervisors and monitor and review work product that they prepare and report on performance while articulating coaching notes throughout the process
  • Understand and utilize RSM’s Audit Methodology
  • Supervise Audit Seniors and Supervisors on engagement teams and function as an in-charge facilitating field work by monitoring and reporting regarding productivity and adherence to work plan schedules on each assignment
  • Review control deficiency and compliance letters, with an eye on quality, thoroughness and accuracy
  • Maintain contact with clients throughout the year to understand impact of significant developments in client’s business and assess impact on current year audit engagements
  • Develop others within the Firm through facilitating levels based or industry training, advising on career development or participating in other Firm initiatives
  • Anticipate and address client concerns and escalate issues as they arise
  • Understand RSM’s lines of businesses, availability of services and where applicable, discuss with client management of opportunities to make valuable introductions to others in the firm
  • Manage profitability of projects
  • Ensure professional development through ongoing education
  • Willingness to travel 25% of the year, depending on your clients

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/BA Degree in Accounting or equivalent degree
  • CPA or CA Certification
  • 5+ years of current or recent experience in a public accounting environment
  • Experience leading teams and mentoring associates
  • A proven record of building profitable, sustainable client relationships
  • Minimum of 4 years of team lead or in-charge experience overseeing Staff on multiple engagements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience auditing clients in the Technology, SEC, Industrial Products, and Consumer Products industries
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment
  • A successful record of directing and deploying Staff and Senior Associates on multiple, simultaneous engagements

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