Audit Director

    • Job Tracking ID: 512240-689352
    • Job Location: Boston, MA
    • Job Level: Management
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: June 27, 2019
    • Years of Experience: 7 - 10 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

blumshapiro, the largest regional accounting, tax and business advisory firm based in New England, is seeking a manager/director to join the Audit Group in our Boston, MA or Quincy, MA office.  

Audit Manager oversees staff, seniors and supervisors on financial statement audits and special projects. Maintains a thorough understanding of business practices and applies knowledge and critical thinking to strategize, plan and implement department and industry activities. Self-motivation and the ability to grow industry while developing talent and leading audit engagements is of utmost importance in this role. 

Essential Functions

 Mentor and develop new staff by sharing experiences

  • Communicates effectively with in-charges and managers, providing timely updates and communicating any delays
  • Has a positive attitude in all interactions
  • Attends relevant training
  • Maintains professional relationships with clients at all times
  • Deliver client value
  • Receives positive client feedback
  • Supports marketing and practice development
  • Identifies potential engagement opportunities to expand service delivery
  • Identifies and escalates relevant risks
  • Assist with practice development activities and proposals
  • Displays commitment to developing technical expertise;  Reads industry publications, is active in consulting forums and meetings, pursues appropriate educational training 
  • Meets deadlines and chargeable hour goals
  • Takes ownership of assignments
  • Proactively performs own Quality Control on products/services generated
  • Develop knowledge and contribute to project deliverables
  • Demonstrate competence in assigned areas
  • Develops industry perspective
  • Leverages existing knowledge, tools and methodologies

 

 

Experience and Skills:

Required Education and Experience

  1. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or other business field of study and 10+ years of experience as an auditor in a public accounting firm or related business experience
  2. Industry experience in Manufacturing/Distribution/Retail is desired
  3. Leadership and talent development experience
  4. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  1. CPA
  2. Knowledge of US GAAP, US GAAS
  3. Understanding of business and accounting issues