Clifton Larson Allen LLP 2020 Fall Associate in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Achieve more by stretching your boundaries at CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA). Our people bring the full breadth of their talents, experience, and personal style to make an impact on those they serve. If you think like an entrepreneur, believe that collaboration multiplies opportunity, and want to push the limits of your own potential, then we should talk. CLA, one of the nation's largest public accounting and professional services firms with more than 60 years of experience of providing excellent service to our clients and great career opportunities for our people, wants you to join our team! At CLA, you will gain the experiences and training needed for you to build a great career in your chosen industry. We develop outstanding professionals and leaders who grow with our firm and who help our firm grow. We are seeking Tax/Audit Associates for our Minneapolis, office to start in 2020. As an Associate, you will provide audit and tax services to clients, with a primary focus on developing expertise within a specific industry. You will utilize your accounting educational background and internship experience to assist in all stages of an engagement or project; most commonly review engagements, procedures engagements, or basic tax issues, providing support and leverage to seniors and others. Primary Responsibilities Perform the detail work of audits, reviews, some compilations, and other assurance service for clients Collect and analyzes data to detect deficient controls, duplicated effort, fraud, or non-compliance with laws, regulations, and management policies Support multiple client engagements on time and within budget, identifying issues and communicating progress and audit results to supervisors Prepare and reviews tax returns with the tax team Handle routine client tax questions and works with client to collect necessary information for tax return completion and compliance Complete tax related research and special projects as needed Gain experience, exposure, and knowledge in one or more industries Expand industry knowledge through greater exposure to peers, internal experts, clients, regular self-study, and formal training opportunities Required Experience & Education Experience: Passion for doing impactful work, accountability for actions, initiative make visions a reality, integrity that places honesty and trust above all else, professionalism, and conscientiousness General knowledge of accounting principles and/or regulations impacting each engagement or project, financial markets, analysis and reporting of financial data Experience with Pfx Fixed Assets, GoFileRoom, Pfx Engagement, Pfx Tax, preferred Proficient with Microsoft (MS) Windows and Office products Previous accounting internship preferred Reliable transportation and ability to travel to client sites Education: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field Working to obtain CPA designation. Eligible to sit for the exam CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/AA Employer/Vets/Disability