Senior Accountant – Auditor

ALSD is seeking a full-time Senior Accountant to provide engagement services — primarily auditing, but including reviews, compilations and tax preparation as well — to our diverse small business and non-profit clients.

ALSD (a/k/a Aaronson Lavoie Streitfeld Diaz) located in Cranston, is a medium sized growing full service accounting, tax and consulting firm that has been serving individuals, small business and non-profit organizations for over thirty years.   Outside we are known for our expertise and accessibility. Inside, we were flexible before it was fashionable, and are a fun place to work! (Yes, this is possible for accounting firms.)

Responsibilities and requirements, but not limited to:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • CPA or (in progress) preferred
  • At least two years of experience in leading audits and including the preparation of financial statements.
  • 3-5 years of overall experience within a public accounting firm, if CPA (or in progress) or 5+ years without CPA or (in progress)  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including responsiveness to clients
  • Ability to work well independently but also work well with others
  • Outstanding analytical, organizational and project management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications   
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements and evaluate internal controls
  • Assist with the coordination of the day-to-day duties of planning, fieldwork and wrap-up
  • Deep understanding of accounting and reporting standards
  • Develop and adhere to reasonable time budgets and coordinate audit requests to meet time constraints and client deadlines
  • Mentor, train and supervise lighter level staff
  • Contribute to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel
  • Communicate with Manager and/or Partner on work status and client issues that arise

Qualified candidates should send their resume to