Government Audit Associate – Carrollton, GA Office

Rushton & Company, LLC
Job Description
Due to continued growth, Rushton is currently seeking dedicated, proactive individuals with an interest in a career in governmental auditing in our Carrollton, GA office.  The selected individual will be provided an opportunity to help our clients grow and improve their operations while working with a team of professionals who share in the same goals. You will work in a professional environment with state of the art business development tools and be provided training that will allow you to continually grow your career. Our audit teams are highly trained and educated and closely work with our clients to know their operations well. Our audit professionals encounter new assignments that provide opportunities to learn, grow and understand how governments and non-profits operate from all levels and perspectives.

Job Requirements:

• BA/BS degree in Accounting
• Valid CPA license or a commitment to pass the CPA exam
• Knowledge of accounting principles
• Knowledge of Generally Accepted Auditing Standards
• Knowledge of Governmental Auditing Standards
• Proficient in use of computers and accounting software
• Strong communication and relationship building skills

• Ability to work as a team and meet project timelines
• Willingness to travel locally up to 50% of time

• Availability to work overtime during peak periods throughout the year
• Successful completion of a background check
• Valid credentials to work in the U.S.

Our hiring decisions are based as much on strong ethics and moral character as on intelligence and professional training.

We are proud to offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. If you have the education, audit experience, leadership skills and the technical know-how we are seeking, please submit your resume for consideration.

To apply, email your cover letter and resume to Cindy Campbell, CPA, Firm Administrator at

Rushton’s Carrollton, Georgia office is an hour west of downtown Atlanta with the main office located in Gainesville, Georgia just 45 minutes north of downtown Atlanta. Celebrating over 35 years in business, the firm is one of Northeast Georgia's largest and most respected accounting firms representing clients throughout the region. With a staff of more than 35 professionals, Rushton has broad expertise ranging from standard tax planning and preparation to sophisticated management advisory services and consulting. Though we are a large local firm, we thrive on developing personal, long-term relationships with every client.

Our firm believes strongly in family values and works together to provide opportunities for a healthy work and home relationship. We offer a tremendous growth opportunity for aspiring staff members seeking to grow themselves personally and professionally. We offer a great work environment and outstanding quality of life in both Carrollton and Gainesville. The areas boast beautiful scenery and vibrant business, cultural and entertainment environments.

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