Wipfli LLP Government Audit Professional in Chicago, Illinois
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Respond to client and firm associate requests in a timely, accurate, positive and professional manner
Participate in and provide leadership for firm initiatives and projects
Plan and schedule engagement fieldwork with clients and firm resources
Participate in audit, review, and compilation engagements in accordance with firm and professional standards, within budget and deadline expectations
Perform detailed reviews of workpapers completed by other associates
Communicate proactively with clients and engagement partners regarding project status, client service opportunities, and other significant matters in a timely manner
Review financial statements and footnotes, management reports, executive reports, and other requested deliverables
Develop and attain a comprehensive understanding of services provided by the firm
Research and communicate with client and firm personnel regarding complex accounting matters
Actively participate in community activities and organizations to develop and maintain positive business relationships with community leaders and members
Complete audit, review, and compilation procedures for complex areas and transactions
Prepare and review client correspondence (letter, e-mail, etc.)
Actively participate in firm sponsored events for industry-specific and/or regional clients and prospects
3+ years of previous audit experience in local government required
Bachelors Degree in Accounting
CPA certification preferred
Requires a valid driver’s license
Prior supervisory experience a plus
Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws.
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Job LocationsUS-IL-Lincolnshire | US-IL-Chicago | US-IL-Naperville | US-IL-Tinley Park
Job ID 2021-3701
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