Are you looking for a new work opportunity in a great place to live, a positive and creative work environment, work/life balance, and to take your career to the partnership level? Our independent, local, downtown Portland accounting firm, is seeking an experienced CPA who enjoys attest and accounting projects. We are looking for a self-starter, who is detail oriented, an excellent multi-tasker, and project manager.
We have an opening for an audit manager or audit senior manager with a minimum of eight years’ experience and is currently in public accounting. Experience as a current audit manager or senior audit manager is required. The ideal candidate will participate on concurrent financial statement engagements, as well as enjoy researching attest related topics and educating others. The position requires client interaction, mentorship of staff, and offers an excellent opportunity for personal and professional growth at a firm with an upcoming partnership opening within a couple of years.
Responsibilities and duties include:
Directing, instructing, and reviewing the work of professional staff
Assist managing the firm attest department
Train and mentor professional staff
Proactively interact closely with partners and other managers on multiple accounts
Manage multiple professional staff and engagements with confidence and ease
Coordinate scheduling and planning of engagements
Manage engagement budgets and client expectations
Maintain client contact and be available to assist them throughout the year
Be thoroughly familiar with current GAAP and attest standards
Ability to market your skills to potential new clients and build your professional network
Willingness to become familiar in relevant areas of tax
CFE or CFE candidate (preferred)
HUD and/or Retirement Plan audit experience (preferred)
Minimum of eight years in current public accounting environment
Has management experience
Has experience training others
Strong multi-tasking skills
Proficiency with Windows based computer programs in a paperless environment
Experience researching and concisely concluding on GAAP issues
Experience with PPC audit planning tools is helpful
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience. Annual salary range $75,000 - $100,000.