Part-Time Accounting Services Accountant

Laporte CPAs and Business Advisors
Covington, Louisiana, United States
Competitive salary
20 Oct 2020
21 Oct 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant


  • Prepares and posts journal entries for clients
  • Prepares monthly account reconciliations and sales tax reports
  • Prepares quarterly and annual payroll tax reports to include W2's, W3 and Forms 1099 MISC
  • Perform monthly financial close and related activities
  • Completes assignments within budgeted time and meets tight deadlines
  • Ensures assignments meet the firms' service quality standards
  • Identifies and communicates engagement matters to managers and partners
  • Establish business contacts with clients and provide excellent customer service by following up in a timely manner
  • Become familiar with Firm's practices and polices


Credentials & Experience
  • Nearing completion of BS/MS in Accounting
  • 1 -2 years of Bookkeeping/Accounting Experience
  • Actively working towards requirements for CPA Certification

Knowledge & Skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Programs
  • Working knowledge in QuickBooks Desktop and/or Quickbooks Online
  • Understanding of General Ledger, Payroll Tax Return preparation, Sales Tax Returns Preparation, Account Reconciliations, Accounts Receivable, and Accounts Payable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to handle multiple engagements simultaneously, while maintaining consistency and accuracy
  • Ability to successfully interact with staff as well as clients
  • Must exhibit a high degree of professionalism
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented

Travel Requirement
  • To accommodate the needs of clients local travel from time to time