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Senior Staff Accountant / Tax Professional

Foxmar CPA PA Clearwater, FL
  • expired: 2 days ago
  • $65,000 to $80,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, 401k

Our firm, located in Clearwater, FL., is looking to hire a Senior Accountant / Tax Professional. The primary responsibilities will be to:

  • Prepare and review financial statements for clients.
  • Analyze client prepared financial statements and provide adjusting entries
  • Prepare monthly and/or quarterly payroll and sales tax filings
  • Prepare federal and state tax income tax returns of individuals, businesses and trusts; Forms 1120, 1120S, 1065, 990, 1041 and 1040.
  • Prepare personal and business tax projections (year-end reviews).
  • Prepare responses to tax notices from various reporting agencies (IRS, State, etc…), as required.
  • Maintain client communications on a regular basis, identifying accounting and tax needs and communicating solutions accordingly
  • This is a great opportunity for an accounting professional to build their skill set in both tax and accounting and grow with the position. A nice location offering a professional yet fun environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Proficiency with various tax and accounting programs/software (Creative Solutions, QuickBooks, Ultra Tax, Excel. Strong skills with Quickbooks Online a must.
  • Strong communication skills to Engage with clients on confidential client matters and to assist and resolve client issues and concerns in a professional manner
  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Functions:

Tax Staff are expected to develop a working knowledge of requisite software (including working with multiple monitors) and internal work flow/procedures. Tax staff should be familiar with IRS Circular 230 Regulations Governing the Practice of Attorneys, Certified Public Accountants, Actuaries and Enrolled Agents before the IRS and the AICPA Professional Code of Conduct. It is the individual responsibility of every employee to maintain a current awareness and understanding of and to fully comply with the company's code of ethics, independence rules and quality control practices.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance with a minimum of 3-5 years of tax work experience. CPA, CPA eligible or EA designation is a plus.
  • Understanding and implementation of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Comfortable using technology to streamline accounting processes
  • Detail Oriented, Multi-tasking, prioritizing and working under deadlines are essential to succeed in this position
  • Good human relations, communication (oral and written) skills.