Risk Advisory - Internal Audit/SOX Associate
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
November 23, 2017
Reference:
req2724

RISK ADVISORY SERVICES INTERNAL AUDIT/SOX CONSULTING ASSOCIATE


Position Description


As a Risk Advisory Services Consulting Associate at RSM, you will work with various sized businesses in diverse industries and receive hands-on client experience with direct access to business owners and executive management. Working on numerous team engagements per year, you will be involved in a variety of challenging assignments with guidance from experienced consultants - and you will feel a great sense of accomplishment when you are done.  RSM's Risk Advisory Services Consulting Group provides value added risk assessment services to clientele and you will have the ability to be exposed to a wide variety of industries and clients. Examples of projects include internal audits, compliance work and financial reporting control projects intended to provide senior management of our clients with timely information on business operations and methods to mitigate potential risks.


Examples of the candidate's responsibilities include:



  • Meeting with clients and conducting business consulting projects

  • Preparing reports on consulting services performed for clients; delivering reports where appropriate and discussing results and recommendations with clients

  • Traveling to client locations as requested to provide consulting services

  • Completing client projects effectively and efficiently and maintaining a high level of proficiency

  • Attending appropriate professional meetings and conferences and reading publications to maintain and expand professional knowledge as a business Consultant


Basic Qualifications:



  • Minimum B.A. / B.S. degree or equivalent from accredited university

  • Accounting or Finance major



  • Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA preferred


Preferred Qualifications:



  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office

  • Ability to work as an effective member of a team

  • Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Client focused

  • Ability to multitask



A little about us:
RSM US LLP is the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market.

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