Business Therapist / Tax Accountant
Cleveland area CPA and Business Development firm seeks degreed tax accountant who is eager to help our clients work ON their business so that they won't have to work so hard IN their business. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in accounting and will have experience in tax preparation and review, tax planning, financial statement analysis, audits, reviews and compilations. Candidates should have a college degree with a major in accounting, be a CPA or CPA–candidate, and have from three to ten years' experience in public accounting. Staff accountants are expected to: ?? Interact with client and firm personnel in a courteous and professional manner ?? Be able to work effectively as part of a team, yet function well independently ?? Have a strong commitment to superior client service ?? Be organized and detail oriented ?? Be able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks ?? Passed the CPA exam or progressing toward passing the CPA exam ?? Assume a leading role on tax compliance and tax planning engagements ?? Assist on audit, review and compilation engagements Preferred Skills ?? Experience with small business tax planning and tax preparation ?? Proficiency with tax compliance and tax planning ?? Strong written and oral communication skills ?? Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles for small businesses ?? Excellent computer skills, particularly with Word, Excel, QuickBooks and UltraTax Our family atmosphere and rapidly growing list of happy, successful clients makes for a great work environment. No overnight travel required – a great escape from the big firms.