Audit Senior or Audit Manager

Business Name: 
Navolio & Tallman LLP
Type of Position: 
Full-Time Job
Grade Level: 
San Francisco, CA
Days/Hours per Week: 
Pay Range: 
Position Description: 

Recognized by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Best Accounting Firms to Work For in the U.S. in 2019, Navolio & Tallman LLP has a philosophy that celebrates camaraderie, teamwork, flexibility and excellence, and provides ample opportunities for growth and development. If you are entrepreneurial and interested in building your career in public accounting in a dynamic work environment full of energy and potential, we’d love to hear from you.  

Navolio & Tallman LLP is a San Francisco-based boutique CPA practice looking for experienced public accountants with 3-7 years of audit experience who understand the importance of professionalism, technical excellence, and commitment to the highest industry standards. Our partners and managers, whom you would have direct interactions with, have many years of experience at the national, regional and local firm levels. We offer a comprehensive range of audit, accounting, taxation, advisory, and compliance services for a wide variety of businesses and their owners and serve a broad spectrum of securities funds, private-equity and venture capital firms, real estate firms, private foundations, and high-net-worth and ultra high-net-worth individuals.

Position Responsibilities: 

Work Environment:

  • Dynamic, stimulating, and exciting with constant interaction
  • Fast-paced and requires a high degree of urgency in completing tasks and assignments
  • Rewarding and challenging with varied work activities and exposure to different clients and services
  • Embraces and encourages ongoing change and improvement and empowers staff at all levels to provide feedback and to personally make changes
  • Provides opportunities to work with concepts and ideas as well as technical tasks such as investigation, analysis, and problem solving
Required Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Accounting or related field required
  • Minimum of 3 years related experience
  • CPA license a plus.  If not a CPA, meets the 150 semester unit requirement for CPA licensure by current or grandfathered standards as applicable
  • Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and research skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple assignments in a fast-paced accounting environment
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
  • Availability to work full-time
  • Ability to set and work with goals, objectives, and deadlines
  • Talent Requirements: 

    We offer multiple paths to success and are looking for diverse talents to cultivate long-term careers in public accounting with us. We would love to hear from you if either of these profiles describes you (one is not better than the other):



    • Thrives in an entrepreneurial, competitive, and personally-demanding environment
    • Possesses a strong desire to persuade, influence, and motivate others
    • Prefers general, broad direction rather than close or controlled supervision
    • Needs to have the ability to make decisions and authority and control over events and situations
    • Prefers working with concepts and ideas over technical tasks
    • Prefers to establish your own performance goals and work guidelines
    • Seeks freedom, independence, and discretion in scheduling your own time




    • Prefers a non-competitive work environment with particular emphasis on team or group performance
    • Seeks affiliation, to be part of a group, and to identify with a group
    • Enjoys working on tasks that require exactness, precision, and accuracy with detail
    • Prefers to work on structured, well-defined tasks and activities under explicit rules and work guidelines
    • Prefers working with concepts and ideas over technical tasks
    • Wants to be involved in decisions and important events, but prefers to avoid making decisions which involve ambiguity or possible risk
    • Possesses a strong desire to persuade, influence, and motivate others


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