Audit Associate

Robert Lee & Associates - San Jose, CA (30+ days ago)


Robert Lee & Associates, LLP (“RLA”) is regional public accounting firm in the South Bay Area that provides assurance, tax & advisory and bookkeeping services to businesses, non-profit organizations, and individuals throughout the Bay Area and beyond. RLA is seeking talented individuals to join the audit team to invest in their future and provide opportunities for professional development and growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with various levels of staff (from Associates to Partners) within the firm and begin developing the knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the United States (U.S. GAAP), United States Generally Accepted Accounting Standards (U.S. GAAS) and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) standards
  • Aide in audit, review, compilation and tax preparation- Examine financial and accounting records, other documents, and tangible items
  • Work closely with clients, testing internal controls, while maintaining independence from management and directors, aiding in quality control review of draft financial statements under prescribed format
  • Assist in preparing portions of compilation, review and audit engagements and begin learning about accounting pronouncements and demonstrates a basic income tax understanding
  • Progress professionally by working toward passing the CPA examination
  • Perform ad hoc projects

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Fully employer-covered medical insurance for the employee
  • Dental, vision, and FSA
  • 401K matching
  • Four weeks PTO and 10 paid holidays
  • Fun social events
  • Work/life balance
  • And many more!

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (Accounting or Finance, preferred) with eligibility to sit for the CPA exam
  • Excellent speaking and written communication skills
  • Accessible transportation to travel to different clients throughout the Bay Area
  • Able to start in January 2019

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)