External Auditor Resume

[First Name] [Last Name]

Contact Address: [street]

[Country] [City] [State/Province] [Zip Code]

Contact Number: (012)-345-6789

Email Address: [[email protected]]

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Career Objective:

To perform duties as an external auditor for “John McLanahan & Co.” and evaluate clients’ financial statements and provide reports to the audit committee.

Summary of Skills:

  • Extensive knowledge in the fields of accounting, auditing and finance
  • Proficient with GAAP, GAAS principles and accounting standards
  • Superior data interpretation and data formatting skills
  • Ability to study data, draw conclusions and prepare audit reports
  • Strong observational, analytical and error detection skills
  • Skilled in drafting reports on audit findings and giving suggestions

Work Experience:

External Auditor
Lewis & Co., Los Angeles, CA
July 2013 – Present

  • Auditing the organization’s balance sheet, profit and loss statements and ledger accounts
  • Verifying the accuracy and legality within the documents and approving them with a signature
  • Reviewing financial documents and judging the liquidity, solvency and credibility of the organization
  • Drafting audit report to point out the discrepancies within the data and make suitable suggestions to correct them
  • Requesting the organization heads and collecting the requisite documents for performing the audit
  • Comparing and inspecting the departmental accounts, supporting documents against ledger accounts

External Auditor
Trinity Company, Los Angeles, CA
February 2012 – June 2013

  • Drafted account reconciliation report, audited reports and assets
  • Prepared audit programs by defining time limits and allotted responsibilities to team members
  • Evaluated payroll, sales and purchase records, and financial investment of clients
  • Provided complete, accurate, and unbiased reports on audit findings to the clients
  • Brought accounting fraud into the notice of the client and monitored their action
  • Evaluated client’s internal controls and financial reporting system


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
    St. Xavier University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Certified Public Accounting
    U.S. Accounting Board, Los Angeles, CA


On request.