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Baker Tilly IT RAS Senior Associate - 23350-7366 in Phoenix, Arizona

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Baker Tilly is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm, providing clients with a genuine coast-to-coast and global advantage in major regions of the U.S. and in many of the world\'s leading financial centers - New York, London, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago and Boston. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and Baker Tilly US, LLP (Baker Tilly) provide professional services through an alternative practice structure in accordance with the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and applicable laws, regulations and professional standards. Baker Tilly US, LLP is a licensed independent CPA firm that provides attest services to its clients. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and its subsidiary entities provide tax and business advisory services to their clients. Baker Tilly Advisory Group, LP and its subsidiary entities are not licensed CPA firms.

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Responsible for serving the firm\'s public and private entity financial statement audit (FSA) including internal control over financial reporting (ICFR) clients, and implementation of audit plans, building client relationships, and continually developing knowledge and experience within PCAOB, AICPA, and other relevant auditing standards to enhance auditing qualities and efficiencies.

  • Execute client service delivery working with managers for IT RAS (Risk Assessment Services) work including consideration of ITGCs, automated application controls, and information produced by the entity (IPE)/reports.
  • Perform all aspects of the IT RAS support work from planning through reporting on financial statement and ICFR engagements prioritizing our PCAOB integrated audits and all other audits where the engagement team is adopting a control reliance strategy for one or more in scope financial statement audit areas.
  • Cultivate the relationships with core audit engagement teams and client IT personnel in designing and executing effective and efficient IT RAS procedures
  • Lead the integration effort between IT RAS and the core audit engagement team procedures to break down barriers and silos in support of an integrated approach towards audit planning, execution and reporting as well as client service delivery
  • Collaborate with core audit engagement teams to help evaluate / assess the effect of I deficiencies on the overall audit and communicate deficiencies to the clients. Monitor remediation activities implemented by the clients to address identified control deficiencies.
  • Perform IT RAS work papers with an emphasis on quality / compliance with PCAOB and AICPA auditing standards.
  • Support the IT RAS Managers and Principal - Assurance PPG projects for practice knowledge development including designing, developing, and delivering trainings and tools/templates.
  • Support other engagements / projects related to IT risk in other service lines as needed.


BA/BS in Information Technology, Information Systems (MIS), Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field required

2 to 4 years of progressive experience working with testing the design, implementation, and operating effectiveness testing of IT and/or business process internal controls for public and/or private entities

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) or other relevant certification desired.

An understanding of the financial statement audits and/or audits of internal controls over financial reporting (ICFR) including the effect of adopting a control reliance strategy for the financial statement audits