Senior Associate (Audit & Tax)
Rödl & Partner
 Chicago, IL

We are currently seeking a full-time Audit Senior Associate (Audit & Tax) to join our international practice in our Chicago office. You will work with a select team providing both audit and tax compliance services. You must be able to manage projects, work under time pressures, multi-task and communicate effectively both verbal and written. You should be organized, proactive and results oriented.

Responsibilities

  • Lead and supervise audit and tax engagements
  • Develop and execute audit programs by documenting objectives, identifying risks, evaluating controls, and designing test procedures associated with the audit scope
  • Perform technical accounting research on a variety of accounting topics
  • Provide timely and high-quality services and deliverables that exceed client expectations
  • Maintain active communication to manage expectations and ensure client satisfaction
  • Prepare clear, concise workpapers and other communications
  • Plan, coordinate and oversee client tax compliance services: Work with international clients from both a corporate and individual perspective; Organize multiple client engagement projects
  • Impart knowledge, facilitate staff development, and provide training and learning experiences
  • Effectively delegate and oversee the work efforts by setting goals, providing resources, and removing obstacles
  • Team with partners and senior managers on proposals and business development opportunities
  • Provide timely training, coaching, and performance feedback to staff associates

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience including experience in public accounting
  • BA/BS degree in Accounting or Masters degree in Accounting/Taxation
  • CPA license or similar certification
  • Experience in the manufacturing and distribution industry
  • Experience with 401(k) audits
  • Excellent research, writing and communication skills in English
  • Process-oriented with strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Solid organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Strong leadership skills and a positive team player attitude

Preferred Qualifications

  • ProSystem fx Engagement and ProSystem fx Tax experience

Benefits:

We recognize that talented people are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages and outstanding advancement opportunities. For this reason we offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following:

  • 401K plan (with 3% salary paid employer contributions)
  • Medical coverage
  • Paid Dental coverage
  • Paid Volunteer Day annually
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Paid time-off & Holidays
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Paid Parking/public transportation
  • Tuition reimbursement & training
  • Employee and Dependent life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Accidental death & dismemberment insurance

Rödl Management, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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