Blackburn, Childers & Steagall, PLC: Audit Associate Position

Posted By: Emma Faulkner Career Center,
Audit Associate


Are you Motivated and have a Great Attitude? 

Look no further…. 

  • Be a part of a team that encourages continuous education and training 
  • Appreciates hard work and accomplishments  
  • Positive work environment  


Blackburn, Childers & Steagall, PLC, is seeking an Associate Auditor to join our Audit Team in Boone, NCAs a member of our growing firm, you will experience meaningful and challenging work, recognition, competitive salaries, benefits, career development, retirement plan benefits, flexible work schedule and family-friendly atmosphere.  

Job Responsibilities

Ensures compliance with laws, rules, and regulations by planning and completing audits; identifying inadequate, inefficient, or ineffective management and accounting operation systems; recommending improvements.  

Job Duties

  • Exhibit a deeper understanding of audit standards and be able to interpret complex standards. 
  • Exhibit an advanced knowledge and understanding of audit department software and to be able to assist others with software functions. 
  • Proficient at preparing and reviewing complete and organized work papers, specifically focused on complex topics.  Have the ability to apply auditor judgement in reaching conclusions
  • Able to complete complex financial statements and more detailed footnotes. 
  • Able to prioritize assigned duties to meet deadlines. Able to formulate a time budget and adhere to it in performing an engagement.  
  • Act as the primary contact for a client, keeping an open channel to request documents and holding regular conferences to discuss status and findings as the engagement progresses.  
  • Protects company reputation by keeping information confidential  
  • Contributes to team results by helping others accomplish related job results where needed   

Education, Skills and Qualifications:  

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting  
  • CPA License preferred 

2-3 years’ experience, preferably in Public Accounting