Auditing or accounting associates are generally responsible for auditing and recordkeeping within their organization. They examine financial and accounting records to verify their completeness and help make recommendations to their employer. The associate is also responsible for testing internal accounting and auditing controls to ensure they are working properly. The day-to-day responsibilities of an auditing or accounting associate include examining and researching their organization's accounting records to ensure financial procedures are followed, preparing internal and external financial audit reports, and presenting these reports within their organization and to the clients.
Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm Tasks
Assist with month end closing, including reports and explanations of variances.
Prepare and review financial statements and accounting entries.
Perform basic accounting, such as recording revenues and reconcile and audit daily cash.