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Business Services and Tax Professional

Smith Leonard PLLC - Accountants & Consultants Lexington, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

QuickBooks experience a MUST! Do you know your debits vs. credits and how to read an income statement and balance sheet? Do you have background preparing tax returns?

Candidate must be extremely organized to effectively manage multiple client projects and meet deadlines while maintaining and ensuring accuracy of work product. Customer service driven candidate will work closely with our smaller business clients. This position may require overtime during tax busy season and is based in our Lexington, NC location. The ideal candidate will be someone who is a self-starter, detail-oriented, highly dependable, and has the ability to work well within a team environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform bookkeeping and accounting services under the direction of a CPA
  • Prepare and process tax returns for smaller clients
  • Prepare payroll for small business clients, including quarterly payroll tax returns
  • Process payables and checks
  • Collaborate on special projects as needed for clients
  • Light administrative duties, as needed

Education and Experience

  • General ledger and payroll experience required
  • Associate’s degree in accounting or significant work experience
  • QuickBooks experience preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products - Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Knowledge of Thomson Reuters software is a plus
  • Experience working in a professional office environment
  • Must be resourceful and well organized
  • Ability to follow instructions as directed
  • Ability to work effectively in a team setting
  • Takes appropriate actions without being asked
  • Seeks advice of appropriate superiors regarding issues related to compliance

Smith Leonard PLLC - Accountants & Consultants

Why Work Here?

Great culture, interesting work, opportunity for growth

Smith Leonard is a growing, full-service CPA firm with offices in High Point, Lexington, and Winston-Salem, NC. We’ve discovered that public accounting is not a one-size fits all proposition. Different firms offer varying experiences, culture and work environment. Smith Leonard is proud to be a firm that offers an approachable, yet professional culture with great work/life balance. We have been rated one of the “Best Firms to Work For” by Accounting Today every year in their annual employee survey since we first submitted our application in 2010 and our 2017 ranking is an amazing #6 in the nation! We benefit from the autonomy of local decision-making, but at the same time, our incredibly experienced leadership team and affiliation as an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA gives us access to far superior technical resources than you would expect from a “local” firm. Smith Leonard believes happy employees make happy clients, which is why we are so proud of the team we’ve built together. Please go to our website to learn more about Smith Leonard PLLC at


11 Shoaf Street, Lexington, NC 27292
Lexington, NC