Senior Accountant - Advisory & Assurance

Are you someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment where each day is different; especially in your interactions with others?<br /><br />Do you enjoy building relationships?<br /><br />Can you manage detailed work swiftly, correctly, and efficiently?

Southfield, MI or Remote

Clayton & McKervey

<p>Hi! We&rsquo;re Clayton &amp; McKervey, a public accounting firm headquartered in metro Detroit, specializing in international tax, assurance, accounting and consulting services. We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world your workplace. Who can you expect to work with at C&amp;M? Your clients will be middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. You&rsquo;ll be part of a team that thinks and acts like entrepreneurs; speaking the same language your clients do.</p>

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Senior Accountant

Overview: <p>The Advisory &amp; Assurance Senior Accountant will actively participate and occasionally lead audits, reviews, and other assurance projects including planning, fieldwork, and wrap-up of all engagements.&nbsp; This position will be responsible for completing client engagements, while developing strong working relationships with clients built around understanding their business and challenges.&nbsp; The senior accountant is instrumental in mentoring and developing interns and staff accountants.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Assist in planning and conducting audit, review and compilation engagements in a timely manner.</li> <li>Develop and maintain productive working relationships with the client &ndash; closely held, middle market entrepreneurs</li> <li>Demonstrate a thorough understanding of accounting and auditing concepts and apply them to client situations.</li> <li>Develop people through effectively delegating tasks and providing guidance to staff; Provide performance feedback and training, and conduct performance reviews.</li> <li>Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with team members, and enhance service delivery.</li> <li>Maintain an educational program to continually develop skills.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in accounting, finance, or another business-related field</li> <li>CPA certification preferred</li> <li>3+ years of public accounting experience with a focus on audit and assurance</li> <li>Strong judgment, problem solving, and decision-making abilities</li> <li>Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills, including excellent research and writing skills</li> <li>Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic team-oriented environment</li> </ul>