Client Accounting Services Professional

Employer
Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell, PC
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
May 13, 2021
Closes
May 16, 2021
Ref
1977630070
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell, PC (CBM), an accounting and business advisory firm that serves clients throughout Washington, DC, Baltimore and the Mid-Atlantic region, is currently seeking a dedicated Client Accounting Services Professional with 3+ years of public accounting experience to help our clients in the automotive, non-profit and real estate industries. You will provide the following functions for our clients: Essential Functions Research, analyze and document general accounting matters.Conduct general ledger operations, including processing, monitoring and tracking general ledger transactions.Maintain general accounting systems to provide records of assets, liabilities and other financial transactions.Process payroll and quarterly returns.Responsible for the accuracy and timeliness of the monthly financial statements, including account analysis, financial reporting and variance analysis.Preparation of federal corporate (C and S), and multi-state tax returns, individual and basic partnership returns.Preparation of tax depreciation schedules including proper classification of assets.Perform other accounting and auditing duties as needed in engagements and as assigned by supervisory personnel.Work with varying levels of personnel and management, both inside and outside the accounting department to ensure appropriate analysis of issues and conclusion of accounting matters.Support monitoring and validation efforts for internal controls and adherence to US GAAP. Provide hands on support for varying projects. Other FunctionsPossess time management and organizational skills.Demonstrate industry expertise.Assist with recruitment and training of other CAS personnel.Develop entrepreneurial approach to client service and good working relationships with client personnel.Maintain contacts with peers, develops network of business contacts, meets with prospective clients, and cultivates referrals.Perform other duties as assigned. Job Qualifications At least three years of recent relevant public accounting, tax or review experience. / OR 3+ years of experience as an Accountant with experience in audits, financial reports and moderate to complex month end closings.Strong knowledge of overall financial and internal controls to support a GAAP compliant environment. Bachelor's degree in Accounting or another related program.Advanced degree (generally law or master's in taxation, finance) is strongly desired.CPA Certification is strongly desired.Proficiency in use of computers and accounting software programs (Document, Practice Management, Engagement, ProSystem fx Tax, QuickBooks, etc.). /OR Quick learner of new softwareAdvanced MS Office: Outlook, Word, Excel and accounting data analysis skills required.Ability to manage multiple client engagements and prioritize work. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Customer service oriented with attention to detail and accuracy.Must be a team player and willing to work in a dynamic environment. At CBM, it is our goal to hire talented, energetic people who are enthusiastic about what they do. We offer a mentorship program to encourage individuals to grow professionally and develop in their careers. CBM offers today's accounting professionals opportunity for advancement in a fast-paced environment that allows both for professional success and work-life balance.CBM offers a diverse, flexible work environment and we are proud to offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, growth opportunity and a team-oriented office environment.Become part of a winning team! Apply Now!** CBM is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to diversity and inclusiveness ** Note: Recruiters please do not contact this Employer