Conrad LLP Audit Associate - 50%+ Work from Home Lake Forest, CA · Full time Company website

Audit Associate Position at CPA Firm


Join our dynamic team at Conrad LLP, a leading CPA firm serving government entities.

Why consider Conrad?

  • The amazing people and talent pool here at Conrad
  • Conrad's Great Culture - Everyone is valued and appreciated We like working together!
  • Our people come first! (Our people are our top priority and Conrad shows its appreciation to individuals regularly)
  • Great work-life balance for public accounting (no busy season horror stories!)
  • Hybrid (Home and Office) ...50-80% Remote (work from home) positions available
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Rapid Career Advancement opportunities - (Get promoted faster based on your own work successes)

We are seeking motivated and detail-oriented Audit Associates to support our audit services practice. As an Audit Associate, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in financial and compliance audits for a variety of government entities
  • Develop your skills in auditing, accounting, and financial analysis
  • Collaborate with a team of experienced professionals to provide meaningful recommendations to clients
  • Build strong relationships with clients and provide exceptional service
  • The ideal candidate will have:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Passion for serving government entities and a desire to make a positive impact in the community
  • At Conrad LLP, we offer competitive salaries, a supportive work environment, and opportunities for professional growth.


  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of accounting and auditing concepts and apply them to client situations
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with clients and team members
  • Ability to balance multiple projects concurrently
  • Apply innovative methodologies that support an audit
  • Review and evaluate internal controls and supporting documentation
  • Development of solutions for implantation to mitigate deficiencies for internal control activities and supporting documentation
  • Determine compliance with policies and selected regulations

Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in Accounting
  • Educational Requirements Met to Sit for the CPA Exam
  • 0-2 years of accounting and auditing experience
  • Proficient skills in MS Excel
  • Ability to travel up to 15%
  • A pre-employment assessment and background check will be required of any candidates prior to employment with the Firm.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with government or healthcare clients a plus

Benefit Conditions:

  • A waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees are eligible

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Physical setting:

  • Office


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Lake Forest, CA 92630: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (Required)

Work Location: In person


$50,000 - $65,000 per year