• Audit Senior Manager or Director - Financial Services

    Job Locations US-TN-Nashville
    Posted Date 4 months ago(12/20/2018 10:46 AM)
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  • Responsibilities

    • Work with financial institutions of various sizes
    • Build personal referral sources and clientele while actively participating in team marketing opportunities
    • Participate in business development and proposal opportunities
    • Participate in speaking and article writing opportunities
    • Adequately identify audit risks and problems through review to ensure audit engagements are completed with defendable files and documentation
    • Assist in managing, developing and coaching professional staff
    • Manage multiple client relationships, billings and resource needs
    • Complete CPE specific to the financial institutions industry
    • Manage multiple concurrent engagements without disruption or loss of control and within scheduled deadlines
    • Lead audit committee meetings presentations
    • Accurately complete and review audit engagements in a manner that meets professional technical requirements
    • Consistently identify engagement and operating problems and provide timely solutions and consultation
    • Manage all aspects of an audit engagement including planning, fieldwork, reporting, and wrap
    • Manage multiple client relationships, billings and resource needs
    • Research technical accounting issues


    • Strong organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Proficient in MS Office suite—Word and Excel
    • Excellent client relationship skills, time management and project management skills
    • Minimum of seven years (senior manager) or ten years (director) of audit experience in public accounting strongly preferred
    • Current CPA designation required
    • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in accounting required
    • Strong knowledge and experience managing larger, more complex engagements
    • Ability and willingness to travel

    Experience the BKD difference for yourself.  For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com.  BKD, LLP is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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    About BKD

    BKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,600 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at bkd.com.

    Our Nashville office is seeking a dedicated Audit Senior Manager or Director to work in our Financial Services practice.


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