Senior Accountant Senior Accountant …

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause
in Springfield, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause
in Springfield, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Senior Accountant

It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!

  • Be a trusted member of the engagement team providing forensic and investigative services to the Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Positively impact your client’s business through:
    • Proactively engaging with your client to gather needed information to complete testing and respond to questions raised
    • Conducting and performing forensic financial analyses, building models, maintaining documents produced in litigation, summarizing depositions, assisting in report writing, and performing quality control procedures on schedules and reports 
    • Conducting and reviewing tests to assess deficiencies of internal controls and make recommendations for improvement
    • Playing in active role in discussions with leadership relative to business recommendations resulting from testing performed and information gathered
  • Learn and grow from direct on the job coaching and mentoring along with participating in firm wide learning and development programs
  • Facilitate project teams, balance multiple projects and responsibilities
  • Utilize your entrepreneurial skills to network and build strong relationships internally and with your clients
  • Assist with preparation of proposals and identify market opportunities
  • Support the growth and development of team members through the Baker Tilly Care and Teach philosophy, helping associates meet their professional goals
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor’s Degree required, an undergraduate degree in accounting or an undergraduate degree with sufficient course work to sit for the CPA exam preferred
  • CPA, CFE preferred or actively pursuing completion of exam
  • Two (2)+ years of experience providing forensic consulting services or financial statement auditing services in a public accounting firm desired
  • Demonstrated skills in the areas of time management, communication, interpersonal skills, relationship building, collaboration, and problem solving
  • Strong leadership, project management, organizational and analytical skills, initiative, adaptability
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite