Senior accountant with minimum 5+ years of business and accounting experience wanted at large, stable accounting firm located in Manassas, VA. We are expanding our business and we wish to hire another team member in the next 30 days.
Please note: This position performs accounting activities on behalf of our companies for the hundreds of external clients our company services. It is important that this person is able to interact with many different small business owners of various social, cultural and educational backgrounds that own many different types of small companies.
The position requirements are as follows:
Become familiar with the firm's policies and procedures.
Interviews client to obtain additional information on taxable income and deductible expenses and allowances.
Uses company tax software to input client info and checks for correctness.
Occasionally verifies totals on forms prepared by others to detect errors of calculations or procedure.
Calculates form preparation fee according to complexity of return and amount of time required to prepare forms.
Low to moderate overtime required throughout the year. High level of overtime required during tax season.
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor and/or office manager.
Individuals at this level have a comprehensive understanding of accounting (GAAP, etc.), cash flow, A/P, A/R, and standard business activities with 5+ years of accounting experience, and have obtained a college degree that includes a significant concentration of accounting or tax courses. A graduate degree in accounting/tax, or, a CPA candidate would be a plus. Must have considerable QuickBooks (online, desktop, or both) experience, as most of our clients are small businesses. Previous experience with Drake and LaCerte is a big plus. Previous experience with small business clients is a plus. Previous experience managing others is also a plus, but not required.
Successful candidates for this position must be diligent, articulate, present well, be ambitious, be reliable, willing to pitch in during high-volume periods (i.e. tax season) and a team player. You must be able to represent our firm in a pleasant, competent and professional manner, as heavy interaction with the public is also a big part of the job.
This is a good opportunity. Many of our employees have been with us for decades. We would be happy to have you make this your professional home for years to come.
Please respond to this ad, include your earnings expectations, and we will contact you shortly thereafter if we are interested in you as a candidate.
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