KPMG Audit Associate, Japanese Practice in San Diego, California
Business Title: Audit Associate, Japanese Practice
Requisition Number: 96218 - 10
Area of Interest:
City: San Diego
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KPMG is currently seeking an Audit Associate to join our Audit (https://audit.kpmg.us/) practice.
Execute the day-to-day activities of audit engagements including Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registrants and supporting the execution of a high-quality audit
Maintain and apply a foundational knowledge of industry-specific accounting literature
Understand and apply KPMG's Audit Methodology while preparing clear' well-structured' and effective audit documentation
Intermingle with U.S. and Japanese based clients to help ensure the information flow from the client to the audit team is efficient
Identify and communicate potential issues and opportunities for audit efficiencies and process improvement to Senior Associates' Managers and Partners
Minimum of one year of current and/or recent audit experience in public accounting or equivalent of one year accounting experience
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university and eligible to sit for the CPA exam in their home state and must meet minimum educational requirements for the CPA licensure
Applied working knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and accounting procedures
Capability to use both Japanese and English language skills in a business environment
Adhere to the firm's values and code of conduct
Ability and willingness to travel as necessary
KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( https://assets.kpmg.com/content/dam/kpmg/us/pdf/2018/09/eeo.pdf) contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.
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