Senior Financial Statement Audit Associate

Grant Thornton 4/24/2020 8:31:58 AM
JOB ID: 046867 Specialty:
Baltimore, Maryland




Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Financial Statement Audit Associate to join its Financial Management Audit service line in Baltimore and Washington, DC, to take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities. The successful candidate with have at Financial Statement Audit experience.

Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit

At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.

Conduct the government fiscal year annual financial statement audit in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in the United States and the standards applicable to financial audits contained in Government Auditing Standards.
The scope of the audit work shall include all manual and automated financial transactions, general ledger and subsidiary accounts, financial information systems, results of operations, and other sources of information that support the preparation of the annual financial statements.
Work with Stakeholders, contract team leaders, and government leadership to work towards positive financial opinions.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.


Bachelor's Degree in Accounting is required from an accredited college or university.
At least two years of relevant accounting experience to include Financial Statement Audit experience

Federal and/or DoD experience is a plus
Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.
U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.
Travel may be required.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.

Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. Active Public Trust Preferred.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.
Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.

Grant Thornton Public Sector LLC (“Grant Thornton Public Sector”), based in Arlington, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton’s Public Sector at

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Requisition ID: 046867

Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, Maryland