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Senior Tax Accountant - VC company

MGO Palo Alto, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $90,000 to $100,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT - 90-100k + 13 month bonus and 25% profit sharing plan contribution vested over 4 years


Our client is a venture capital firm located in Palo Alto with $8+ Billion dollars of assets under management. They are currently looking for a
Senior Accountant to assist with tax services. The ideal candidate will have excellent
organizational, oral and written communication skills in conjunction with strong analytical and
technical abilities. Must be detail-oriented, highly accurate, and a self-starter who can work with
minimal supervision in a team-oriented environment.

The finance group, which provides support to the venture capital firm and the families associated
with its managing directors, currently has twenty plus people including the Chief Financial Officer, multiple directors and approximately fifty employees in total.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Preparing income tax returns for various individual, partnership and fiduciary returns for the
family office
• Planning for and preparing quarterly income tax estimates and annual extensions for individual,
partnership and fiduciary returns for the family office
• Researching tax related issues
• Responding to tax notices
• Assisting Tax managers with special projects on an as-needed basis

Qualifications:
• Four-year college degree required (accounting degree ideal), CPA a plus
• At a minimum, 3 years experience preparing individual and partnership tax returns required,
fiduciary tax returns a plus
• Proficiency using CCH Axcess or ProSystems fx Tax, CCH Workpaper Manager, and BNA Income Tax
Planner a plus
• Competency with Adobe and MS Office products, especially Excel
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Strong organizational, analytical and technical abilities
• Detail-oriented
• Highly motivated; a self-started who can work with minimal supervision in a team- oriented
environment
• Knowledgeable about venture capital industry and investments a plus

MGO

Why Work Here?

MGO’s professionals take a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach to accounting, financial and advisory services.

At MGO we do a lot more than crunch numbers and prepare filings. Our approach leverages input from throughout our organization – giving everyone a voice and an opportunity to make an impact. Utilizing a state-of-the-art technology platform, we go beyond the numbers to provide invaluable financial and operational insight to a diverse array of dynamic clients – from enduring institutions to disruptive start-ups. By delivering strategic guidance with a personal touch, we are reshaping ideas of what a CPA firm is capable of – and give our professionals the support to self-determine the path their career takes. Why work for MGO? MGO’s professionals take a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach to accounting, financial and advisory services. Our teams collaborate across internal functions and service lines to build institutional knowledge, formulate insight, and deliver efficiencies that make a difference – not only in the marketplace, but in the lives of our clients and team members. That’s why we value characteristics like teamwork, communication, creativity, and leadership when building our teams. We are growing fast and new opportunities emerge every day. If you’re not afraid of pushing the status quo, MGO offers a supportive setting where you can take control of your career while still enjoying the mentorship to develop new skills in an environment where you thrive.

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palo alto ca
Palo Alto, CA
USA

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