Located in Modesto, California, Atherton & Associates, LLP is a quality firm founded more than 50 years ago with a strong commitment to providing the highest possible level of service to our clients. We provide a wide variety of services for our clients that include tax planning and preparation, estate planning, accounting and auditing and general business advisory services. The many large and small family owned businesses that we serve include the agriculture, food processing, cooperative, real estate, transportation, manufacturing, warehousing and medical industries. As one of the largest CPA & consulting firms in the San Joaquin Valley, Atherton & Associates, LLP also has the ability and resources to tackle the most complex business situations. We enhanced those abilities in 2003 by joining the RSM US Alliance. This affiliation gives us access to a full range of national and international capabilities and it also assists us in providing our employees continuing professional education while assisting them with short and long term career goals.

Atherton & Associates is also a member of the RSM US Alliance, an association of top public accounting firms that gives us access to more than 7,000 accounting professionals in 70 different countries – a level of expertise once only available at select national firms. No matter what situation our clients may encounter, Atherton & Associates, LLP can provide the expert advice they may need.

Atherton & Associates, LLP is seeking a self-motivated, client-focused individual to join our team as a Assurance Manager or Supervisor to help us continue to provide the excellent client service that we are known for.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in accounting from an accredited college or university.
  • Current California CPA license.
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience.
  • Strong technology skills and proficiency with all aspects of Microsoft Office. Working knowledge and experience with ProSystem fx Engagement are a plus.
  • Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, ability to listen effectively.
  • Ability to professionally maintain a high level of interaction with clients.
  • Ability to manage time effectively and meet deadlines with accuracy.
  • Ability to coach, delegate, lead and motivate staff.
  • Superior client service with the ability to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
  • Has a strong conviction and holds to the Firm’s core values of Integrity, Commitment, Excellence, Innovation, and Teamwork

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Lead multiple assurance engagements by overseeing the planning, organizing, and execution of engagements. Provide business and advisory services to our audit clients.
  • Collaborate effectively with internal and external business partners as required in order to provide exceptional value to clients.
  • Develop a professional relationship with clients and gain their respect and confidence by consistently delivering excellent work product and providing exceptional client service.
  • Proactively assist the Firm with business development and client relationships.
  • Provide training to co-workers and associates as needed on technical areas of expertise.
  • Give insight and thought leadership to the Firm on audit/assurance matters.
  • Create and maintain continuing professional education schedule for department staff.
  • Train, supervise and evaluate department staff.


Competitive salary, Incentive Compensation Plan, Cafeteria Plan which includes 401K Plan, Health, Vision, Disability, and Life Insurance, Medical and Daycare Reimbursement Plans.