KPMG Audit Associate in Des Moines, Iowa

Audit Associate

Des Moines, Iowa

Requisition #: 37313

Practice Area: Audit

Location: Des Moines, IA

Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking an Audit Associate to join ourpractice.

Responsibilities:

  • Execute the day-to-day activities of audit engagements of various clients including Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registrants

  • Identify and communicate accounting and auditing matters to senior associates, managers and partners

  • Identify performance improvement opportunities

  • Interact with clients to help ensure the information flow from the client to the audit team is efficient

  • Understand and utilize KPMG's Audit Methodology

Qualifications:

  • One plus years of current and/or recent audit experience in public accounting

  • BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university and eligible to sit for the CPA exam

  • Applied working knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and accounting procedures

  • Ability and willingness to travel

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Thecontains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

Our Benefits

Health

KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).

Financial

  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.