Associate (Accounting & Auditing - North Hollywood, CA)

Location: North Hollywood, California
Date Posted: 12-04-2018
Associate (Accounting & Auditing) (North Hollywood, CA)

Miller Kaplan Arase LLP is a CPA firm committed to excellence in work product and client service.   We specialize in Entertainment, Licensing and Royalties, Media, Employee Benefit Plans, Labor Organizations and Nonprofit Organizations.

Responsibilities/Duties:
  • Perform audits.
  • Participate in the planning and coordination of audits.
  • Analyze accounting records to determine financial status of establishment and prepare financial reports concerning operating procedures.
  • Review data regarding material assets, net worth, liabilities, capital stock, surplus, income, and expenditures.
  • Inspect items in books of original entry to determine if accepted accounting procedure was followed in recording transactions.
  • Inspect notes receivable and payable, negotiable securities, and cancelled checks.
  • Verify journal and ledger entries of cash and check payments, purchases, expenses, and trial balances by examining and authenticating inventory items.
 
Knowledge/Skills/Qualifications:
  • CPA exam eligible candidates preferred.
  • Prior audit or accounting work experience preferred (Audit, Tax, and Bookkeeping).
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A problem solver with strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Computer proficiency in QuickBooks and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Access)
  • Strong professional service ethic, client focused and results driven
  • Manage multiple tasks, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Stay current on the latest GAAP practices and knowledge of GAAP matters
  • Some traveling required to client work sites within the greater Los Angeles area

Education:
  • BA/BS degree required; degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Business preferred.
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