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Audit & Assurance Staff Associate (2019) in Detroit, MI at Rehmann, LLC

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Why Rehmann?

Since 1941, Rehmann has provided clients proactive ideas and solutions to become one of the top 40 largest accounting/consulting firms in the US. Now, with over 800 associates & 18 offices, we have expanded to form a synergistic collection of services including accounting, wealth management, investigative services, IT and more!

Rehmann has earned national recognition including:

  • Top 25 Best Accounting Firms to Work For (
    • #13 in Work/Life Balance
    • #16 in Diversity for Women
    • #20 in Satisfaction
  • 101 Best Companies to Work For in Metro Detroit and West Michigan

What makes us one of the best? Real Connections. Real Opportunity. Real Impact.

We believe that long term success is built by real connections that foster collaborative relationships with Firm leaders and fellow associates, real opportunities that amplify your talent and leadership potential while maintaining a work/life integration, and real impact that engages your positive influence on not just your Firm and career, but your community and clients too.

To learn more about Rehmann, visit:

Our Commitment – Your Rehmann Experience:

  • Receive mentorship and support from team-focused associates invested in the development of others
  • Collaborate directly with clients and top firm leaders
  • Gain exposure to a wide variety of clients and industries
  • Build new relationships in a friendly, professional, and growth-focused environment
  • Experience a culture that promotes an open-door policy and work/life integration
  • Engage in complex projects and engagements from start to finish
  • Receive formal firm-wide training and continuous education
  • Participate in community outreach events and initiatives
  • Deliver exceptional client service to a diverse client base
  • Receive free Becker Review materials and earn rewards for passing the CPA exam within 2 years of full-time state date
  • Earn a voice that is heard and makes an impact

How You Will Make an Impact as an Audit Staff Associate:

  • Reviewing prior year work papers and most recent interim financial statements prior to the beginning of an engagement
  • Performing audit procedures for moderately complex areas
  • Identifying and drafting relevant management letter comments, supported by factual information corroborated with appropriate client personnel
  • Maintaining knowledge of clients' policies, procedures and business conditions
  • Understanding clients' basic accounting practices and transactions, and their inter-relationships with financial information systems
  • Demonstrating working knowledge of clients' accounting systems, including computer control structure and environment, and assessing the effectiveness of controls

Your Desired Skills, Experiences & Values:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in accounting
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • 150 CPA credits and all degrees completed before full-time start date
  • Preferred graduation dates: December 2018 – August 2019
  • Plan to complete the CPA exam within two years of employment with Rehmann
  • Initiative and drive exhibited through leadership experiences in work and/or campus extracurriculars
  • Some work experience (related or unrelated)
  • Strong, hands-on Excel skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Motivation to continuously learn and improve, easy to coach
  • Willingness to routinely travel to client locations
  • Unwavering integrity in all situations
  • Enthusiasm, eagerness to engage, contribute, and have fun
Apply now to begin your Rehmann experience.Real Connections. Real Opportunity. Real Impact.