Robert Half Finance & Accounting Senior Audit Accountant in San Francisco, California

National accounting firm with a growing and diverse client base is looking for a senior audit accountant. JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Engage various team members in the identification of client audit risks and generate dialogue surrounding response to identified audit risks.

  • Lead the documentation efforts surrounding risk assessment procedures, planning considerations, and decisions including preparation of required audit programs.

  • Instruct, direct, and review the work of Audit Staff in the completion of audit procedures over basic client accounting (i.e. cash, A/R, inventories, property and equipment, prepaids, A/P, accrued expenses, debt and general income statement accounts).

  • Perform audit procedures over more complex client accounting (i.e. revenue recognition, income taxes, goodwill and intangibles, equity transactions, etc.)

  • Review and/or prepare client financial statements to ensure compliance with applicable disclosure requirements.

  • Complete general audit procedures (i.e. coordination of audit closing communications, drafting of client correspondence, resolving open items, etc.)

  • Research technical issues using online tools.

  • Perform other duties as needed on engagements and as assigned by supervisory personnel.

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Req ID: 00412-9500277764

Functional Role: Audit Sr.

Country: USA

State: CA

City: San Francisco

Postal Code: 94111

Compensation: DOE


  • Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to lead and develop Audit Staff.

  • Dedication to development and enhancement of team environment.

  • Ability to thrive and adapt in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • Integrity, dependability, and trustworthiness.

  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously (multi-task).

  • Superior client service focus. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & LICENSES:

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in public accounting.

  • CPA License

  • Proficiency with personal computers including spreadsheet software programs, general ledger packages, and computerized audit applications.