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Audit Associate (Fall 2023)

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Beene Garter, A Doeren Mayhew Firm is growing rapidly and is accepting resumes for Audit Associates for Fall 2023 in our Grand Rapids, MI office. Founded in 1949, Beene Garter quickly established a presence in the Grand Rapids community. We became known as West Michigan's largest independently owned certified public accounting and business consulting firm.

In 2022, Beene Garter merged with Doeren Mayhew, the 60th largest U.S. certified public accounting and advisory firm. Together, we bolster our existing service line offerings and industry expertise, while also broadening technical and industry capabilities beyond our current reach. With more than 500 people in nine offices in Michigan, Texas, Florida, North Carolina and Europe, we focus on providing a unique client experience matched with the expertise and knowledge you expect.

Our firm is seeking a Audit Associate in our Grand Rapids, MI office. The Audit Associate will have the opportunity to work as a member of an engagement team serving a diverse client base of industries such as manufacturing, construction, dealerships, governmental and non-profit, wholesale and distribution, retail, restaurant and more Beene Garter, A Doeren Mayhew, offers a diversified experience in public accounting providing our employees with many opportunities to grow, develop and advance within their careers.

Here's what you'll offer Beene Garter:

Education & Credentials: As a recent grad or a senior level accounting student, you'll be able to apply what you've learned in your tax courses at Beene Garter. Already a CPA or EA? That works too!
Client-first focus: You'll use your customer service abilities and passion for working with people to nurture existing client relationships.
Drive: You'll enjoy the fast pace of processing a solid volume of returns with strict deadlines.
Technical ability: Use your experience in Excel and ability to pick other software programs up quickly to get involved with a variety of special projects.
Curiosity: You'll use your communication skills to ask pointed questions to help better understand complex returns.
Attention to Detail: You're eager to explore the nuances and details many individual and business returns.
Passion to grow: As a self-directed professional, you'll possess the drive, aptitude, and attitude to do whatever it takes to get the job done because you want to grow your career at Beene Garter.

Here's what Beene Garter will offer you:

A great culture. From our events to our contests, from Hoopla to our recognition programs- our close-knit and collaborative team is always having fun. You'll love working with the best of the best at Beene Garter!
Flexibility. Our rich PTO package includes paid holidays, telecommuting and a flexible summer schedule.
A competitive salary, plus bonus based on performance.
Benefits galore. Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long and short term disability, 401(k) and more!
A recently restored open-concept office that is at the heart of all of the downtown Grand Rapids events and restaurants. Free parking included!
The right size. If the Big 4 are too big, and the little independent firm is too small, chances are you'll thrive in our mid-sized environment. Here you're more than just a number and we recognize the value you add to the firm and to our clients.
Variety. Different clients. Different projects. Different experiences. You'll enjoy working with a large mix of large and small clients each with their own unique challenges.
Access. A direct line to our partners at any time. No waiting around for your question to get answered here. We are warm, approachable and happy to help.
Top of the line tools and technology to enable you to work smarter, not harder.
Opportunity. Our career growth and leadership development opportunities will support and guide you to achieve your goals.

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  • Job Reference: 706424087-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Beene Garter, A Doeren Mayhew Firm
  • Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent