The Assurance Accountant is responsible for preparing financial statements with disclosures, applying basic areas of GAAP as necessary and documenting, validating, testing and assessing various control systems. This position may is involved in preparing compilations, reviews and agreed-upon procedure engagements.
Education: - Bachelors degree in Accounting or equivalent required - Masters in Accountancy or equivalent preferred
Experience: - One (1) to two (2) years prior experience in public or private accounting firm - Accounting based internship beneficial
License/Certifications: - Eligible to sit for the CPA exams and actively pursuing completion of the exams preferred
Software: - Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Excel and PowerPoint - Prior experience with various assurance applications and research tools beneficial
Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: - Basic understanding and experience planning and coordinating the stages to perform an audit of a basic private company - Knowledge of internal accounting controls and professional standards and regulations (GAAP, GAAS, Sarbanes-Oxley, etc). - Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to adapt style and messaging to effectively communicate with professionals at all levels both within the client organization and the firm - Ability to successfully multi-task while working independently and within a group environment - Solid analytical and diagnostic skills and ability to break down complex issues and implementing appropriate resolutions - Capable of working in a demanding, deadline driven environment with a focus on details and accuracy - Solid project management skills
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About Ellenton CPA LLC
Ellenton CPA LLC, was founded to provide exceptional financial, tax and accounting services to individuals and businesses. Specializing in CFO advisory services, full service back office accounting, tax planning and preparation and forensic and litigation support services.
Employing the best of all accounting practices, the eCPA team is equipped to help identify clients unique financial challenges and design specific solutions to ensure their future success. Working with individuals, businesses and organizations of all sizes, locally and globally, we are committed to remaining client focused and results oriented.