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Audit Manager - SEC Focus

Req #: 13961
Location: Chicago, IL
Job Category: Audit
Job Summary

Our Crowe Horwath Chicago and Oak Brook offices are growing! Not only are we the 6th largest accounting firm in Chicago, we're also the highest ranked public accounting firm to make Fortune's Best Workplaces List in Chicago.  We’re looking for future leaders, which means a Partner career path for you.

 

As an Audit Manager on our fun, close-knit audit team, this is what part of your work entails:

  • You’ll serve a variety of publicly-traded commercial clients in various manufacturing and distribution industries while reporting to senior managers and partners leading those engagements. However, it won’t be just limited to publicly-traded clients because you’ll also serve privately-held commercial clients.
  • Owning the client relationships since you will be the go-to person.
  • Managing multiple teams and providing performance feedback to all members of those teams when engagements end. Your feedback is important.
  • Anticipating and addressing client concerns and resolving problems as they arise.
  • Promoting new ideas and business solutions that result in extended services to existing clients.
  • Keeping abreast of latest developments and the firm's standards and policies.
  • Keeping abreast of industry developments and their effects on client's competitive position.

Qualifications
  • 5 to 7 years of recent public accounting external audit experience.
  • You should have specific experience working on audits of companies subject to SEC reporting and related rules and regulations with experience specific to PCAOB audits, audit procedures related to 10-K’s and 10-Q’s, and experience with 404 internal control testing.
  • You must be a licensed CPA in the state of Illinois or must be able to be licensed in Illinois.
  • Your ability to interact with clients, prospects, all levels of staff, and colleagues in a professional fashion is essential.
  • You will need strong skills in maintaining great client service and strong time management skills.
  • We require experience supervising engagement team members and instructing them on completing assigned task.
  • To succeed in this position, strong accounting and auditing skills are required.
  • Ability to adequately manage multiple engagements with multiple teams, so your multi-tasking skill will be utilized.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must.
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites.

For this specific opportunity, we are seeking talented professionals for full-time or seasonal work arrangement options. You can work on all aspects of engagements, participate in continuing education and continue to get the necessary on-the-job training to grow professionally. Seasonal work arrangement can be tailored to match the demands of client service with the desire you may have for a lower total overall work schedule.

 

Visit Crowecareers.com and find out what it's like to work with people who love what they do!

 

EOE

M/F/D/V


Company Overview

Crowe Horwath LLP (www.crowehorwath.com) is one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the United States. Under its core purpose of “Building Value with Values®,” Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. With a total of more than 3,000 personnel, Crowe and its subsidiaries have offices coast to coast. The firm is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Horwath International, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world, consisting of more than 150 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 100 countries around the world.

 

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