CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP Audit Senior in Alexandria, Minnesota


Professionals who work with nonprofits have to know more than standards and regulations. They have to understand the mission of the organization, the motivation of leadership, and the perspective of the people served.

CliftonLarsonAllen has one of the largest nonprofit practices in the country with more than 60 years of experience in the sector. Our nonprofit industry team is composed of more than 1,300 professionals servicing our nonprofit clients. These professionals work together to provide assurance, tax, outsourcing, consulting, and wealth advisory services. Our nonprofit services account for $57 million of revenue for the firm.

We are looking to bring on an Audit Senior to our *Alexandria, MN *office.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for in-charge engagements of varying size and complexity simultaneously
  • Perform a wide range of audit and accounting procedures impacting industry-specific issues
  • Audit complex areas/transactions as well as prepare financial statements and related reports
  • Schedule, delegate, and review the work of staff
  • Supervise, train, and mentor staff
  • Keep manager/principal aware of engagement status and problem areas
  • Proactively interact and communicate with clients to gather information to ensure timely engagement wrap-up



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • 3+ years public accounting experience with emphasis in financial statement preparation, audits, reviews, and compilations
  • Prior experience with an established public accounting and/or professional services firm preferred
  • Current CPA or eligibility to sit for the CPA exam preferred
  • Prior experience servicing clients in the private sector preferred
  • Ability to travel to client sites that may also require overnight travel


CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing and public accounting capabilities to help enhance our clients’ enterprise value and assist them in growing and managing their related personal assets – all the way from startup to succession and beyond. Our professionals are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With over 4,400 people, 100 US locations and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.

We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.

CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Requisition Number: 16-1055

Title: Audit Senior

City: Alexandria

State: MN