Senior Tax Accountant

Rockville, Maryland
TBD based on Experience
Aug 30, 2022
Oct 04, 2022
Audit and Tax
Full Time

Rockville, Maryland CPA Firm Senior CPA  Must have 3 to 5 years’ experience in Public Accounting, with a strong audit and tax background.  


Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare complex tax projections and tax returns for Partnerships, Corporations, Individuals, Estates, Non-profits, Trust.
  • Perform tax research, draw conclusions and document findings in written format
  • Provides training and assistance to staff
  • Performs diversified accounting and auditing assignments under the direction of a supervisor, manager or partner, at all times working to meet time constraints and client deadlines.
  • Provides a variety of services based on client needs:
  • Audits
  • Reviews
  • Compilations
  • Agreed upon procedures
  • Forecasts and projections
  • Internal control studies
  • Financial analysis
  • Personal financial statements
  • Specialized account and audit research
  • Budgets, forecasts and projections
  • Prepares routine correspondence to client for approval and signature by a partner.
  • Begins acquiring the skills necessary to develop quality client relationships and loyalty.
  • Understand generally accepted auditing standards, common audit procedures, techniques, and the firm’s quality control standards
  • Prepare and/or review work papers, financial statements, including footnote disclosures

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics:

  • Plans, organizes, and controls assignments.
  • Considers all factors of a problem and suggests possible solutions.
  • Has the ability to prioritize responsibilities.
  • Shows high degree of professionalism towards team members and clients.
  • Reliable – accepts responsibility, meets commitments without excessive follow-up; consistently accurate in presenting information.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing.
  • Competency in technical skills, work quality and application of professional and Firm standards and ethics.
  • Proficiency with computers, spreadsheet software programs, calculator and other general office equipment.
  • Increased development of a command of GAAP, or industry specific, unique or specialized accounting principles, and financial statement presentations; thorough understanding of GAAS and common audit procedures and techniques.


  • Highly motivated with the desire to grow and develop
  • CPA
  • 3-5 years of public accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of accounting and tax software