Staff Accountant

Summary of Responsibilities

Perform a wide variety of diversified accounting and tax assignments under the supervision of different Senior Accountants, Managers and Partners.

Essential Functions
  • Record transactions in ledgers, prepare trial balances and simple financial statements using computer software
  • Reconcile accounts to control accounts
  • Perform scheduled computations of accruals, property and equipment, and calculate depreciation expense
  • Prepare payroll tax, sales or other business tax and personal income tax returns
  • Assist in proofing financial statements, tax returns and other documents
  • Preparation of compiled, reviewed and audited financial statements
  • General bookkeeping, payroll and business consultation
  • Collect appropriate data for tax preparation
  • Analyze financial information detailing assets, liabilities, capital, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected company financial position
  • Devise and implement systems for general accounting
  • Document, modify, and coordinate implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures
  • Preparation of spreadsheets as deemed necessary
  • Perform other accounting, auditing and tax duties as needed in engagements and as assigned by Senior Accountants, Managers, and Partners
Other Functions
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Senior Accountants, Managers, or Partners
  • Be actively in community, volunteer and/or industry organizations.
  • Develop client relationships
Working Conditions
  • Seasonal overtime will be required
  • Travel to client sites, meetings, and seminars will be necessary from time to time
Education, Experience, and Skills Required
  • Accounting degree or educational requirements to sit for the CPA exam required
  • Well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles and personal income tax
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with clients and other staff
  • Flexible, team player
  • Detail oriented
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products, particularly Outlook, Excel and Word

To apply for this position, e-mail resume Heather Thompson at [email protected].