Audit Senior

Deloitte & Touche LLP seeks a Audit Senior in Detroit, MI.

Work You'll Do

Work under the supervision of upper management to design audit approaches, conduct field audit engagements, and perform complex accounting and auditing of financial statements. Participate in the completion of client annual reports and interact with clients to discuss field audit issues. Perform accounting and auditing functions on field engagements for major corporate clients, and develop accounting worksheets. Participate in pre-audit planning for audit engagements, review client accounting and operating procedures and systems of internal control and conduct audit tests which are sufficient in scope to support professional opinions as to the fair representation of client financial statements. Participate in the preparation of financial statement reports, performing analytical reviews of audit documents and preparing the documentation supporting audit opinions. Perform accounting research to solve issues that arise during the course of audit or compliance engagements. Perform analytical review of audit documents. Identify accounting and audit issues. Provide recommendations for improved controls and enhanced business efficiency. Apply concepts of risk assessment. Design and perform tests of internal controls. Assess risk of material misstatement of financials in order to design effective audit procedures.



  • Bachelor's (or higher) degree in Accounting or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent).
  • One year of accounting and auditing experience in the automotive industry.
  • Experience must include one year of:
  • Performing audits under Public Company Oversight Board (PCAOB) and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) auditing standards on companies subject to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) reporting requirements;
  • Utilizing audit software, including engagement management software to perform tracking and forecasting for audit engagements;
  • Performing substantive testing on complex areas of clients' financial statements, including management estimates, cash, investments, accounts payable, accounts receivable, prepaid expenses, inventory, fixed assets, tooling, accrued expenses, long-term debt, liabilities, revenue, expenses, derivatives, equity, and SAS99 Journal Entry testing;
  • Auditing financial statements, including reviews of quarterly financial information;
  • Completing clients' annual reports and interacting with clients to discuss audit issues;
  • Reviewing clients' filings under SEC regulations for material errors and inconsistencies, including reporting on Debt Offerings and Initial Public Offerings;
  • Participating in the review of Form 10-Q, performing analytical review of audit documents, and preparing documentation supporting audit opinions;
  • Testing design, implementation and operating effectiveness of internal controls, and assessing deficiencies of internal controls; and
  • Utilizing advanced Excel tools, including Pivot Tables, VLookup, and macros.
  • Must have CPA license or have passed all four parts of the CPA Exam.
  • Position requires approximately 90% travel.


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