San Jose (California) office

Ranked as the number one professional services firm in Silicon Valley for the third year in a row, the San Jose office is looking for talented individuals to join the Assurance Practice where you’ll gain experience in providing audit services to some of the leading technology companies in the world. Our clients include almost half of the Fortune 500 and our leading edge audit approach focused on quality is designed to meet the needs of private companies to large organizations. The PwC audit is underpinned by our deep industry knowledge, wide international experience and global network of skilled professionals.
 


Senior Associates/Assistant Managers/Managers
Ref:
San Jose/ASR/SAAMMA-PwC-110913

Responsibilities:

As a member of our Core Audit Team, you will:

  • Examine financial and accounting records, other documents, and tangible items such as plant and equipment or watching certain processes or procedures being performed
  • Ask a range of questions from formal written questions to informal oral questions of a range of individuals at the organization
  • Obtain written confirmations of a certain matters; for example, asking a debtor to confirm the amount of their debt with the organization
  • Test some of the organization's internal controls
  • Make judgments on significant estimates or assumptions that management made when they prepared the financial report

Our auditors maintain independence from management and directors so that the tests and judgments are made objectively.

Requirements:

  • BA or BS in Accounting or Business related field (provided that the candidate has demonstrated the required minimum number of hours for CPA licensure per respective state regulations)
  • Min. 4-7 years of audit experience in a local big 4/mid-tier accounting firms (must have completed between 4-7 busy seasons)
  • Some knowledge of US GAAP preferred but not necessary
  • Must have Singapore CPA, ACCA or requisite home country CA equivalency
  • Thorough knowledge of first level review of basic audit work reports by Associates
  • Knowledge in any of these sectors and/or Telecommunication, Social Media, Retail, Manufacturing, Private Equity, Trust Accounting or Fund Accounting is preferred.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified to attend an interview (held at Singapore office) between 18th Oct to 23rd Oct 2013.

If you're an interested and qualified applicant with the relevant experience, please write in with your updated resume inclusive of information on your current and expected salary and earliest available date to assurancerecruitment.sg@sg.pwc.com.

Please indicate the reference code and title of the position applied for. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.