Financial Audit Supervisor
Company: Hannis T. Bourgeois Llp
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: January 16, 2022
GROW.COMPETE.THRIVE.Hannis T. Bourgeois is home to over 125
employees. And when we say home we really mean it. Many of our
professionals have spent their entire careers here. We pride
ourselves on our family culture that focuses on regular fellowship
during social and community activities throughout the year. At HTB,
we foster a self-motivated workforce, encouraging employees to
forge a path for themselves within the firm. This allows
individuals to identify areas where they wish to work and to become
experts in the industries and services that they enjoy most. This
entrepreneurial nature means that HTB is very selective when
choosing talent to join the firm, and those associates tend to stay
with the firm for many years. We hope youll find a home at HTB
where you can grow, compete, and thrive.
Job Overview:The Audit Supervisor performs most work assigned with
a minimum of assistance.Often instructs staff on work to be
performed, reviews the work done, and directs necessary
revisions.Is able to make decisions on all but the most unusual
accounting and auditing matters.Is able to set up time budgets on
jobs assigned and can lead staff to employ methods that will
accomplish objectives timely.Displays professional conduct, showing
confidence and ease in the presence of staff and client
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited
to the following:
- Performs diversified accounting and auditing assignments under
the direction of a Manager, Sr. Manager, and/or Partner.
- Demonstrates competency in technical skills, work quality, and
application of professional and firm standards.
- Meets time constraints and client deadlines.
- Participates in planning and scheduling client
- Becomes proficient at preparing financial statements using the
firms software programs and prepares other reports, projects, and
duties as may be assigned.
- Knows and understands the reason behind the firms policies and
procedures and possesses technical knowledge sufficient to
supervise staff and review workpapers.
- Begins to develop a command of GAAP, other comprehensive basis
of accounting, unique or specialized accounting principles, and
financial statement presentations.
- Able to evaluate internal controls, prepare risk assessments,
and generate engagement programs.
- Obtains a thorough understanding of generally accepted auditing
standards and common audit procedures and techniques.
- Effectively communicates with client to receive information
necessary to complete the engagement with a minimum of disruption
- Develops expertise within agreed upon industry niches.
- Becomes involved in state/local professional organizations,
serves on state/local committees, and accepts volunteer positions
in local community organizations.
- Becomes a leader and resource in the firm by helping with
internal firm matters not limited to process improvements,
recruiting, marketing, and other administrative functions as
Supervisory Responsibilities:This job has some supervisory
responsibilities including the training, monitoring, and
mentoringof other staff and interns while on engagements and within
Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must
be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill,and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
Education and/or Experience:Bachelor's degree or Masters degree
from a four-year college or university; with 150 credit hours CPA
requirement met; and less than one year of related experience
and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and
experience. Completes annual continuing professional education
Computer Skills:To perform this job successfully, an individual
should be proficient in use of computers and have knowledge of
computer accounting software programs used by the firm.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:Either holds a current and
valid CPA license, or is working toward obtaining the license by
taking and passing the CPA exam. If licensed, should be a member in
good standing with the American Institute of Certified Public
Accountants, the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants,
and the State Board of Certified Public Accountants of
Other Qualifications:Must be prepared to spend majority of time at
client's office conducting audit field work, including occasional
out of town travel.
Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by anemployee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing
the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit;
use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee
is frequently required to stand; walk and reach with hands and
arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance;
stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift
and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25
pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.Specific
vision abilities required by this job include close vision,
distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception
and ability to adjust focus.
- Competitive Compensation Package including Competitive
Salaries, Paid Overtime for both Exempt and Non-Exempt employees,
Paid Vacation, Sick, and Holiday time, Volunteer Opporunties,
Professional Development Training, Employee and Client Referral
Bonuses, Flexible Working Schedule
- Comprehensive Benefits Package including 401(k) Profit Sharing,
Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life
Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Health Savings
Account, Wellness Programs, and Gym DiscountsTo see a comprehensive
listing of our benefits, please visit
HTB is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made
without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation,
national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status or
other protected classifications.
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