Monday, October 5, 2015


Position Description
At McGladrey, associates work with large and small companies in various industries.  They develop strong working relationships with clients built on understanding their businesses and challenges.  Associates work on multiple team engagements each year, including several pieces of any particular assignment— not just one part.  Working in a mutually respectful team environment helps our associates perform at their best and integrate their career with their personal life.

Assurance associates serve our clients by:
•           Understanding clients' needs and expectations, their business and industry, accounting and control systems, employees, company values and industry-related GAAP and GAAS issues
•           Developing an understanding of the McGladrey audit approach and tools
•           Assessing risks and evaluating the client's internal control structure
•           Performing substantive tests and tests of internal controls to identify and resolve accounting or reporting issues
•           Drafting financial statements under prescribed formats

Basic qualifications for an associate-level position include:
•           Minimum B.A. or B.S. degree or equivalent from an accredited university by the time employment commences
•           Accounting major
•           Meeting education requirement for CPA certification in the state where you are applying for employment
·                      Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations.

A minimum 3.0 GPA is preferred.

You’re one of a kind. So is McGladrey. Imagine what we will achieve together.

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. McGladrey is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

You are ready to make an immediate impact.  Visit to learn why a career at McGladrey is the right decision for you.

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About McGladrey

Effective Oct. 26, 2015, McGladrey will unite with fellow members of our global network under the common brand name RSM. McGladrey LLP is the leading U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, with 8,000 professionals and associates in 80 cities nationwide. A licensed CPA firm, McGladrey serves clients around the world through RSM International, a global network of independent accounting, tax and consulting firms. For more information, visit, follow our Careers Blog, like our Facebook Careers page, follow us on Twitter, and/or connect with us on LinkedIn.
Interview Information

If selected to interview, on-campus interviews will take place on Thursday, October 22.

McGladrey is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans