Governmental Audit Staff Accountant Job at UHY LLP, Port Huron, MI

  • Port Huron, MI

Job Description




Ready to Join one of the Fastest Growing Firms! 


Become a part of our Governmental Audit & Not-For Profit team in one of our Michigan offices. UHY is looking for strong candidates at all levels with Governmental or Not-For Profit audit experience.


Regular duties include (but are not limited to):

  • Proactively demonstrates a willingness to learn and attain greater knowledge on a continual basis; looks to build technical skill base
  • Grasps concepts quickly and demonstrates knowledge of basic technical skills, as well as related knowledge of necessary systems and procedures
  • Makes well-thought-out decisions and considers all facts prior to making final conclusions
  • Asks appropriate questions and requests supervision when in need of assistance
  • Follow regulations and professional ethics standards bodies appropriate to discipline including AICPA.
  • Keep current on all professional pronouncements.
  • Develops proficiency in use of all technology necessary to performance execution
  • Understands basics of client systems environment in context of any client project.
  • Maintains designated chargeable hours for the year (determined by Geography & Discipline leaders) 
  • Ensures quality control procedures are being executed under direction of engagement supervisor
  • Maintains positive client relationships 
  • Responds timely and accurately to internal team and client requests
  • Develops efficient work habits to work accurately, efficiently, and with organization and detail-orientation
  • Demonstrates willingness to understand how to work within budgetary parameters
  • Appropriately communicates difficult situations encountered on engagements to supervisor
  • Performs thorough self-review of all work prior to submission to supervisor





  • Experience with governmental or local municipalities desired
  • Public accounting or other professional services environment preferred


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree or other recognized business credential

License / Certification

  • CPA license preferred, not required
  • Must maintain required CPE credits annually

Legal / Compliance

  • Must complete acknowledgement of Independence Guidelines and Ethical Standards document
  • Government engagements require ability to obtain a security clearance from the United States government





We take pride in our ability to combine local knowledge with national, regional, and international skills to provide you and your organization with the best resources possible. We harness the power of our network to empower you to achieve your goals, and to ensure we meet or exceed your expectations and objectives. UHY professionals get to know your business inside and out, and work with a solid understanding of what you need to succeed. Our dedication to delivering top-quality client service guides our every move.



We know what we’re doing. We have deep roots in spotting and nurturing growth opportunities that goes back decades. Today, we are a global provider of exceptional service and part of one of the largest accounting, tax and consulting networks in the world. We’re dedicated to serving clients ranging from the dynamic middle-market to Fortune 500 companies. We believe that having a strong entrepreneurial mindset is key to growth, and we bring that mindset to every client experience.



A licensed CPA firm, UHY LLP offers audit and other attest services to public and private companies. UHY Advisors provides tax and consulting services, to a variety of business sectors.

Reach out to us today to learn how we can help you.



  • Great Culture | Team-like culture of a small office with the benefits of a large firm
  • Competitive Compensation | Based on the role, credentials, and experience
  • Comprehensive Benefits | We offer group health insurance, dental, vision, 401K, PTO

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