Audit Associate - Pennsylvania 2021

Fort Washington, Washington, United States
Competitive salary
23 Feb 2021
25 Feb 2021
Job role
Job Description:

Mazars is seeking high-performing graduates to join the Audit team in our Pennsylvania office. As an Audit Associate, in this practice you will be responsible for providing the highest levels of client service excellence while working with other audit professionals and interacting with valued clients.

We may work with numbers, but accounting, tax and consulting is all about people. At Mazars, we pride ourselves on building long-lasting relationships with our teams, clients, and the community.

Mazars USA LLP is a high-performing accounting, tax and consulting firm with significant national presence in strategic US geographies. Since 1921, our dedicated professionals have leveraged technical industry expertise to develop customized solutions for clients, create value, and Optimize their performance. We offer a broad array of industry specialists providing services to growth-oriented enterprises and individuals. As the independent US member firm of Mazars Group, we deliver seamless access to the expertise of 24,400 professionals in 91+ countries.

At local and global levels, we are proud of building diverse and rewarding experiences for our people, clients, and for the communities we serve.

Start Date: September 2021

Required Skills and Experience:
  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Accounting
  • Strong academic credentials (Minimum GPA of 3.0)
  • Eligible to sit for the CPA exam; Undergraduate or graduate degree/150 credit hour requirement
  • Authorization to work without sponsorship
  • Experience working in a professional environment
  • Active involvement in organizations (volunteer or campus related)
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and communication skills
  • Motivated and hardworking in order to meet client deadlines and provide excellent service to clients
  • Motivated to work as part of a team and build constructive working relationships
  • Able to operate in a paperless workplace and proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Excel)
  • Willingness to travel for out-of-town engagements

Professional Responsibilities:
  • Audit Associates will have the opportunity to work on audits, reviews, compilations and tax engagements within a variety of different industry niches
  • Gain a thorough understanding of Mazars USA LLP audit approach, methodology and tools used to successfully complete assigned client engagements
  • Learn to prepare thorough and accurate audit documentation in accordance with US GAAP, GAAS and firm standards
  • Develop and maintain relationships with client personnel to develop a better understanding of business operations, processes and functions
  • Identify accounting issues under U.S. GAAP and IFRS; perform research to solve these issues
  • Stay informed on current economic developments relevant to clients' business and industry
  • Demonstrate professionalism

We Offer:
  • Intensive training through in-house training programs, as well as on-the-job-training
  • A varied profession with a variety of market segments (industries) and significant career opportunities
  • A diverse, dynamic and exciting work environment
  • Competitive compensation plan and benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental plans, paid days off (PDO), 401(k) plan
  • A competitive CPA Exam support program