Senior Tax Accountant

4 days left

Location
Rockville, Maryland
Salary
TBD based on Experience
Posted
Aug 30, 2022
Closes
Oct 04, 2022
Function
Audit and Tax
Hours
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.

Qualifications:

  • 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

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