Staff Accountant – Audit Department

Reports to: Audit Partner
Full Time Position – Exempt
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An individual at this level takes direction from others, utilizing their educational background and has occasional contact with lower members of the client staff.  Position is responsible for providing general audit input and evaluating business processes and functions for effectiveness, internal control adequacy, accuracy of financial records, and efficiency of operations.  Performance is judged on the quality of work, application of accounting knowledge, and ability to meet time constraints.

Essential Duties:

  • Perform all aspects of client fieldwork relating to auditing engagements under the direct supervision of senior team members and above.
  • Possess and apply a solid understanding of accounting principles as they relate to individual client assignments.
  • Possess a general understanding of various services the firm provides and articulate them to clients.
  • Prepare and index working papers.
  • Perform various procedures established under GAAP to verify accuracy and validity of client’s financial matters.
  • Review, document, and test internal controls by evaluating compliance with Federal laws and regulations.
  • Perform risk assessments to determine need for fieldwork testing.
  • Develop, complete, and document fieldwork testing.


An enjoyable and exciting work environment

FredrickZink & Associates is always searching for new people who have young, fresh insight and innovative ideas. If you would like to meet with us about potential positions, we would like to meet you, too! Send us your resume by email, fax, or snail mail. We will get back to you and let you know if there are current opportunities that match your skill set. We might even want to meet you for an interview. Even if we don’t have a current open position, we will keep you in mind for potential spots with one of our clients. Job placement is just one of the services we offer our clients. It is a great way to learn what opportunities are available here in Durango.

Current open positions within our firm can include: CPAs, tax staff, audit staff, bookkeepers, administrative staff, computer, and MIS staff.

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