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While we have evolved into an organization capable of keeping pace in an age of burgeoning technology and a global economy, we are steadfast in our belief it is our people who make us successful.

It is the spirit of our people and the loyalty of our clients that have set Ericksen Krentel apart for more than 60 years. But our broad menu of services is second only to the quality of our people.

Ericksen Krentel is very cognizant of work-life balance and strives to exceed the normal workplace standards. That comes by way of our generous flex-time program and a general concern for our employees – making sure their work schedule and professional growth can accommodate their personal needs. The support component complements that flexibility in two key areas: support for personal and professional development through community initiatives, continuing professional education and flexibility with scheduling; and support to provide the resources necessary to succeed, from technology to marketing, professional growth to CPA exams.

Benefits

  • Continuing Education Program
  • Telecommuting
  • Flexible Hours
  • Employee Orientation Program
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Fitness program
  • Various social events after busy periods
  • Holiday parties and staff appreciation events throughout the year

Community

We believe being involved with the community – and our clients – is a priority. Many members of our team serve on community boards unrelated to their particular practice, from their respective homeowner associations and local church boards to more specific organizations such as First Tee and French Quarter Festivals Inc.

Open Positions

Forensic Accounting Consultant

Are you ready to be part of a team experiencing exciting changes and growth? Ericksen Krentel, a 60-year-old progressive-minded firm participating in initiatives to drive the audit of the future, is seeking a professional to join our Consulting Services Team as a forensic accounting consultant. Our team, with offices in New Orleans and Mandeville, is leading the charge on technologies to drive value for our clients, and you will have the opportunity to work closely with managers and partners to be a part of and learn from that effort.

Benefits

  • Further your career while participating in our PACE (Performance and Career Excellence) program.
  • Take advantage of our flex-time scheduling benefit.
  • Capitalize on the opportunities for advancement within our local firm.
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Employee Orientation Program
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Various social events after busy periods
  • Holiday parties throughout the year

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will have relevant experience, such as forensic accounting, data analytics and fraud examination. You will have the opportunity to work directly with our clients to provide forensic consulting services, including; fraud investigations, divorce proceedings, data analysis, claims analysis, business valuations and litigation support.

We are searching for a highly motivated, inquisitive and technically capable professional who asks the right questions and goes above and beyond to find the answers.

Requirements

  • 1 to 3 years in public accounting, demonstrating a progression in complexity of auditing and accounting tasks as well as having in charged engagements
  • Must have completed all requirements to be able to sit for the CPA exam
  • CFE or CFF Certification preferred
  • Solid understanding of bank statements
  • Proficient in accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite, with strong emphasis in Excel and Word
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical abilities
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Resumes should be sent to employment@ericksenkrentel.com.

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