Assurance Staff

  • Marcum LLP
  • San Francisco, CA, USA and San Jose, CA
  • Jul 09, 2019
Full time Accounting

Job Description

Position Summary

We are looking for Assurance Staff to join us in our beautiful San Francisco and San Jose offices. 

Working under the direct supervision of a Senior or Supervisor, assurance associates will perform basic audit assignments and meet billable hour requirements.

Essential Function

  • Become familiar with Firm’s procedures, forms and software
  • Prepare workpapers following the Firm’s quality and control policies and procedures
  • Execute audit assignments in various areas including, but not limited to, cash, receivables, inventory, fixed assets, payroll, and expense analysis
  • Become proficient with firm software including Engagement, Excel, Word, IDEA, and GoFileRoom
  • Responsible for monitoring actual time versus budgeted time for areas of responsibility  
  • Work and communicate with clients

Additional Responsibilities

  • Keep current on professional pronouncements
  • Timely communication to all members of engagement team and appropriate client personnel


  • Basic technology skills and willingness to learn
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Works well within a team
  • Ability to meet deadlines with accuracy
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Professionally hungry with a bright mind and great energy

Education, Knowledge, Training and Experience

  • BBA/BS/MS in Accounting
  • Eligible to sit for the CPA Exam
  • Entry level position
  • 150+ college units required


Time will be spent in the field at client sites, primarily within the Bay Area. Approximately 15 – 20% of travel may be outside of the Bay Area.

To Apply

To begin your career in Public Accounting, please submit your resume to: In the email subject line, please use Assurance Staff and specify your preferred office location (San Francisco or San Jose). 

Rate of Pay

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Date posted

Jul 09, 2019