Staff Accountant

Job Description: 

Under direct supervision of Senior Staff Tax Accountant and Tax Manager, prepares tax returns and researches tax questions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Process month-end balancing and journal entries
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts on a monthly basis
  • Complete the month-end process
  • Prepare personal tax returns
  • Prepare corporate, partnership, and fiduciary returns
  • Prepare extensions
  • Prepare basic amended returns
  • Prepare personal tax projections
  • Assist with Financial Statement preparation
  • Utilize and develop basic understanding of various tax programs and tax software
    ex. Go Systems, BNA, Checkpoint/ RIA, Practice, CSA
  • Work with confidential client matters
     
Desired Skills & Experience: 
  • Working knowledge of Accounting Principles and AICPA Professional Code of Conduct
  • Detail oriented
  • Organized
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work on many different projects at one time
  • Excellent human relations, communication, oral and written skills
Software Requirements: 

Excel, MS Office, Quick Books, Go File Room, Go System Tax RS, CSA, Practice

Education and Experience Required: 
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting plus three years of related experience
  • Actively studying and preparing for CPA certification