Audit Senior

    • Job Tracking ID: 512782-490914
    • Job Location: Chicago or Deerfield, IL
      Chicago, IL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 19, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Founded in 1919, Miller Cooper is the 11th largest accounting firm in the Chicago area. Our 300+ professionals provide accounting, tax, due diligence, IT, retirement plan and business consulting services to middle market and entrepreneurial companies in a variety of industries, as well as government entities, public school districts and nonprofit organizations.

Main responsibilities include:

• Conduct and supervise all aspects of field work in audit and accounting engagements, reviews and compilations
• Industries include, but are not limited to manufacturing, distribution, construction, technology, start-ups, and non profits
• Supervise staff accountants and prepare staff evaluation reports
• Complete all financial statements, tax returns and special services
• Review all workpapers, financial statements and tax returns before submission to manager/principal for further review
• Look for opportunities to provide additional services to clients and prepare management advisory letters
• Plan engagements including preparation of audit programs and time budgets to achieve quality and efficiency goals
• Other duties as assigned

Experience and Skills:


  • 3-5 years of audit experience in public accounting with no breaks into industry is required
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Experience auditing large manufacturers with consolidations and international exposure
  • Experience supervising and mentoring staff auditor
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Analytical, problem solving abilities
  • Flexibility to adapt to new situations
  • Ability to prioritize effectively
  • Interested in working as part of a team