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Audit & Accounting Staff Accountant - Investment Industry

Audit & Accounting Staff Accountant - Investment Industry

Job Locations 
US-PA-Horsham
Category 
Audit & Accounting

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Overview

Looking to continue improving your professional skills beyond college? Want an opportunity to make an impact on your clients and the community? Make a difference in the world and enjoy a positive work culture? Kreischer Miller is committed to your personal and professional growth!

 

 

Kreischer Miller is one of the largest accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the Greater Philadelphia area. The firm’s original vision remains a hallmark 40 years later—blending the high-level skills offered by international firms with a highly personalized level of service.

 

Building the best team in the marketplace and rendering world-class service to our clients are cornerstones of our success. We know our clients have many choices in service providers and we work hard every day to justify their choice of Kreischer Miller.

 

Why choose Kreischer Miller? Voted a 2015 “Top Workplace” by Philly.com and a “Best of the Best Accounting Firm” by Inside Public Accounting Magazine, we will help you utilize your accounting knowledge and continue to improve your professional skills. We offer training in technical skills, soft skills, advisory skills, and numerous client industries as well as on-going mentoring and coaching. Your performance will be evaluated based on the quality of your work, the application of your accounting knowledge, and the ability to meet time constraints. We offer a flexible and supportive culture to ensure that you can make a difference and enjoy a strong work/life balance. 

 

Kreischer Miller continues to prosper and grow! With approximately 200 team members located in Horsham, PA, we are currently seeking to add an Audit Staff specifically to work in our Investment Industry Group.

 

The firm’s Investment Industry Group offers three broad areas of support to Investment Managers and Institutional Investors through its fully dedicated, diverse base of professionals:

  • Compliance and Consulting needs of Investment Managers, including typical audit and tax related services for investment managers, broker/dealers, and investment funds (equity, fixed, hedge fund, alternative, etc),
  • Investment performance reporting (including GIPS verifications and examinations),
  • Business Risk Assessments (Due Diligence Reviews) through uniquely structured products that target the key internal controls of Investment Managers, which are of paramount importance to Institutional Investors.

Responsibilities

 

Audit Staff are given a wide variety of diversified audit and accounting assignments under the supervision of talented CPA’s. At Kreischer Miller, you will have the opportunity to work with sophisticated investment managers (across the country and even internationally), their support teams, and institutional investors.  

  • Learn and apply the basics of the daily technology used in our Audit & Accounting department and the Investment Industry.
  • Assist Senior Accountants with tasks such as mailing client confirmations, updating internal controls, and preparing valuation schedules using our own Bloomberg terminal.
  • Prepare basic work papers in Excel to test client accounts such as cash, prepaid expenses, accrued expenses, and fixed assets.  Prepare work papers in Excel for investment testing, investment income reconciliations, and gain/loss recomputations.
  • Learn what makes an investment manager successful and gain valuable knowledge in the process.
  • Support Senior Accountants, Managers, and Directors in the Investment Industry Group.

Qualifications

  • BS in Accounting. Resumes without GPA will not be considered. Please include graduation date and the number of credits expected upon graduation. Candidates must have 150 credits prior to starting with the firm. A transcript is also requested. If you have credits at more than one school, please obtain all school transcripts.
  • Strong commitment to excellence, client service and professional growth
  • The ability to work independently and proactively, identifying issues as well as offering potential solutions
  • Possess a positive attitude, good communication skills and willingness to learn
  • Be a team player and motivated to work in a fast paced environment
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and  software programs
  • A strong ability to understand the “big picture” quickly, identify key issues, and prioritize analysis / output among many competing tasks

 

Kreischer Miller is an equal opportunity employer offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including health and dental insurance, life and AD&D insurance, long-term disability insurance, dependent care assistance plan, 401(k) plan, holidays, and generous time off for vacation and illness.  To learn more about the Investment Industry Group, please visit our website:  www.kmiig.com.