Staff Accountant

SEK CPAs & Advisors
Hagerstown, MD
Jun 13, 2021
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
CATEGORY: Audit LOCATION: MD, Hagerstown FULL-TIME/PART-TIME: Full-Time Description SEK CPAs & Advisors is a full-service accounting and consulting firm with offices in Carlisle, York, Hanover, Camp Hill and Chambersburg PA as well as Hagerstown, MD. The firm was founded in 1963 and has grown to be one of the top CPA firms in the Quad-State Region. Our professionals are recognized for their expertise in accounting, auditing, and tax functions. We have also established specialty areas such as business valuation, employee benefit planning and administration, estate planning and compliance, and small business consulting. Our mission is to be committed to serving our clients by employing top professionals with a wealth of skills and knowledge. Why should you join SEK? Our firm offers team members an excellent career track along with a professional and growth-oriented work environment. We offer flexible schedules, study time, and reduced hours in the summer in order to support employee needs to balance their personal and work life. In addition, we strive to provide and maintain a positive work environment where each employee feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture. We are currently looking for a Staff Accountant to work as a part of our Hagerstown, MD Audit Practice, however other office locations may be considered. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated with the desire to build relationships and provide superior client-service. Our audit professionals work in a variety of industries including governmental, nonprofit, manufacturing, construction, financial institutions, and employee benefit plans. Position responsibilities include: Performing diversified accounting and auditing assignments. Participating in client meetings, presentation of deliverable, and proposal development. Preparing clear and concise work papers and performing various procedures established under GAAP to verify accuracy and validity of client's financial matters. Proactively interacting with key client management to gather information, resolving accounting/audit related issues, and making recommendations for business and process improvements. Planning and executing day-to-day activities of audit engagements for nonprofit, governmental and for-profit clients. Investing time in business development in order to develop external relationships that will lead to additional opportunities for the firm. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and/or Finance. Eligible to sit for CPA exam or planning to become eligible. Experience with a public accounting firm preferred. Excellent technical accounting skills with proficiency in GAAP and GAAS. Ability to manage priorities and workflow. Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills. Ability to deal appropriately with confidential information. Demonstrate a high level of professionalism, strong community orientation. Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft applications, knowledge of ProSystem fx Engagement a plus. Check out SEK's team member benefits by going to: Find Your Path. Join SEK. EOE STATEMENT: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin or ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. PI137069572