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Time/StatusFull-Time
Locationtucson

Accounting and Assurance Associate

BeachFleischman is growing!

We are seeking a proactive and self-motivated Accounting and Assurance Associate to join our Phoenix or Tucson Audit team. Our staff enjoy a challenging work environment that provides employees with opportunities for professional development and offers the opportunity to work on complex client engagements.

BeachFleischman is the largest locally-owned public accounting and consulting firm in Arizona and a Top 200 CPA firm in the United States. Our team strives to enhance companies’ and individual clients’ financial health by adding value through long-term client relationships and individualized service.

We offer an outstanding benefits package that includes employer-paid health, dental, and vision; 401(k) and profit sharing; long-term disability and life insurance; wellness reimbursement; busy season meals; massages; and other fun social activities. 

Services:

  • Accounting & Auditing
  • Business Consulting
  • Business Valuation
  • Investment Advisory
  • Retirement Planning
  • Tax Planning & Preparation

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in preparation of audit work papers
  • Completes analytical review procedures, including documentation of expectations, results, and conclusions for a simple review, and works with clients (as necessary) to obtain information and communicate review procedures
  • Communicates with senior staff regarding assignment status
  • Drafts financial statements and notes for a simple compilation or review
  • Performs assigned audit procedures for specific accounts and transactions under the supervision of more experienced staff
  • Learns and understand the rules, requirements, and code of conduct of the AICPA, and the authoritative literature established by the FASB and GASB
  • Obtains a working knowledge of tax and accounting research techniques and the various research sources, and performs research utilizing those techniques
  • Provides assistance to senior accounting staff
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to learn complex tax software systems
  • Ability to use 10-key
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have strong organizational and analytical skills

Education and Experience Requirement

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or equivalent degree as determined by the management committee, required
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting or Taxation preferred
  • 150 credit hours with 30 upper division accounting credits preferred
  • 0 to 3 years experience in public accounting
  • CPA-eligible, or has a progressive plan toward passing the CPA exam

Physical Requirement and Work Environment

  • No physical exertion required
  • Required to sit for long periods of time
  • Usual office working conditions
  • 25 – 75% travel for field work