Tax Accountant

Employer
LeMay & Company
Location
Springfield, VA
Posted
Nov 24, 2021
Closes
Nov 26, 2021
Ref
222432623
Hours
Full Time
We are a well-established highly respected CPA firm located in Springfield, VA, providing high touch specialized services for micro to small businesses. A healthy work/family life balance is a key component to the corporate environment. Since our inception in 1996, we have experienced consistent growth each year and are now looking to add to our team of professionals. We are currently looking for a self-motivated individual with solid experience in both tax and small business accounting, government accounting is a plus.Responsibilities will include:. Preparation of federal & state tax returns for businesses and individual clients. Oversight of the bookkeeping staff for the assigned clients and training clients on the use of their accounting systemResearch and work with other staff members to resolve accounting and tax issues that may arise. Strengthen the existing client relationship and be able to identify areas where the firm can be of better service to the client. Identify and recommend to the client after communicating with management potential tax and business planning opportunities. Respond to clients and fellow staff in a timely and clear manner to ensure that effective communication is maintained at all timesPerform other duties as assigned or requiredQualifications needed to succeed: . BS/BA degree in accounting, CPA, CPA candidate or EA would be preferred. Experience in preparation of tax returnsStrong written and verbal communication skills. Exceptional attention to detailThe ability to prioritize in a high stress environment such as tax season. The ability to be self-driven, well organized and able to multi-task. Possess a sense of urgency in regard to projects or tasks that are being worked on and will put in the time necessary to complete them. The ability to be a team player and work in conjunction with others to achieve a goal. Proficient in QuickBooks (online and desktop) & UltraTax is a plus. The ability to adapt and learn on the goThis is a great opportunity to work in an environment where you are a valued member of a team and not just another employee. We have an exceptional work life balance culture and know that the firm is not your life. We offer excellent benefits and opportunities for growth. Compensation will be based on the strength of the candidate and experience. We offer both health care and retirement plans for our full time staff in addition to vacation and personal leave.If interested, please submit your resume and a brief note why you believe you would be a valued addition to the team. We are a close-knit family firm and are looking forward to welcoming a well-qualified new team member to the family.

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