The Bonadio Group

  • Assistant Accountant

    Job Locations US-NY-Pittsford
    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/17/2019 2:32 PM)
    # of Openings
    Audit Accounting
  • Overview

    We have a great opportunity for an Internal Auditor to play key roles with our Internal Audit team. The internal auditor assists in providing internal audit coverage of Financial Institution Group clients to determine that internal controls provide adequate safeguards, to ensure the client’s general operating efficiency and compliance with laws, regulations, managerial policies, and generally accepted accounting principles.  This position would be based out of our Pittsford, NY office.


    This role requires the ability to work in a changeable client-service environment and to create raving fans of our clients by asking the right questions, being effective listeners and communicators, and providing creative solutions through targeted resources and technical expertise.


    1.  Responsible for completing audits as assigned.


    2.  Gather and analyze data, and report audit results in accordance with Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing issued by the Institute of Internal Auditors.


    3.  Responsible for interviewing client staff as needed to gather  relevant information to complete assignments.


    4.  Communicate information, suggestions and/or problem issues regarding audit status and critical findings throughout the assignments to the Manager.


    5.   Create all work papers to show what was completed, the procedures and methods used, and the conclusion or the results of the work performed in an organized manner.


    6.  Support the efficient operation of the internal audit group as directed to expeditiously complete assignments.


    7.  Submit recommendations for increasing or decreasing audit steps.


    8.  Maintain the confidential nature of all work papers and information obtained during an audit.


    9.  All other duties that may be assigned.



    • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
    • Recent experience working in client service industry
    • Ability to effectively present information to top management, public meetings, and/or boards of directors
    • High degree of problem solving skills, coupled with ability to develop creative approaches, models and systems
    • Have passion to provide superior customer satisfaction
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to work outside of normal business hours at peak client service delivery times
    • Must have reliable transportation with the ability to travel to client sites and other office locations
    • May work remote



    • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
    • In process of or planning to obtain CIA, CFE designations desirable
    • Self-starter with the ability to handle and manage multiple priorities
    • Possess drive to grow with a progressive firm
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
    • Ability to read, analyze and interpret common technical journals, financial reports and legal documents
    • Ability to respond to common inquiries from clients, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
    • Experience with ProSystems software is a plus



    • Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Our summer hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m. to noon on Friday. 
    • The ability to work additional hours during busy season is critical including Saturday's but the rest of the year, flexibility is key.

    In the fast-changing accounting industry, The Bonadio Group is always on the cutting edge of growth and innovation. Top-rated employee policies keep our workforce energized and advancing, and because of our many teams and specialty services, we offer more paths to partnership, including non-traditional arrangements. Add to that our robust training and mentoring programs, and the opportunities for growth really add up. Truly, at Bonadio, your trajectory is limitless. We are the nation’s 38th largest CPA and consulting firm, and the biggest in Upstate New York. Get on board, grow with us, and find your path to partnership. Apply today!

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer


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