Audit Associate - Entry-Level

Hutchinson and Bloodgood
San Diego
13 Feb 2019
17 Feb 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Accounting Associate

Could this be your next, very wise career move?

What are the career opportunities?
  • Strong mentoring program, with intense focus on the success of each team member.
  • Leadership training and opportunities.
  • Multiple career tracks.
  • Cutting edge technology and research tools.
  • Diversity of firm practice areas, including international tax and IFRS.
  • Empowered team environment.
  • Opportunity to:
  • Make a difference as a valued team member.
  • Build your own practice within the practice.
  • Grow professionally and personally.
  • Develop your own niche / expertise or focus.
What will I be doing?
  • A variety of tax projects, including preparation of business and individual tax returns, tax planning, and research.
  • A variety of financial reporting projects, including financial statement audits, internal controls system reviews, and accounting assistance.
  • Examining, reconciling and analyzing financial information such as balance sheets, fixed asset ledger, income statements, and monthly/quarterly operating results.
  • Identifying accounting, business and tax issues/opportunities and developing solutions/recommendations.
  • Clearly communicating recommendations verbally and in writing.
  • Building client relationships.
  • Handling special projects as needed.
What skills and knowledge should I have?
  • 0 to 2 years of experience in public accounting.
  • Self–starter and successful in a team–oriented setting.
  • Solid understanding of basic accounting and audit theory, tax and accounting practices.
  • Highly motivated, exceptional organizational skills and with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure, handle multiple client engagements, multi–task and meet deadlines.
  • Solid PC skills, including Microsoft Windows, Office applications and accounting systems.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), including ability to simplify and communicate complex business information.
  • Must have an undergraduate college degree.
  • CPA or CPA candidate eligibility highly desirable.
What are the benefits?
  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunity to work with a friendly and supportive team
  • Focus on work/life balance, including 20 days PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Excellent health benefits
  • Flexible schedules
Who is Hutchinson and Bloodgood LLP?
  • We are a firm that provides practical solutions focused on client needs. Our San Diego team members are an enthusiastic and diverse group of professionals actively involved in civic and professional organizations throughout Southern California, and we are committed to guiding and developing our team members to become successful leaders within our firm.
How do I find out more?
  • If this sounds like the kind of positive and encouraging environment in which you could see yourself succeeding, we would enjoy the opportunity to meet with you! Please email your resume to Derrick Wong at . Questions can be directed to Derrick at .