OperationsInc

Senior Tax Accountant

Recruiter
OperationsInc
Location
Ridgefield, Connecticut
Posted
Sep 29, 2016
Closes
Nov 28, 2016
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We’re OperationsInc, a human resources consulting firm located in Norwalk, CT. A client of ours, a Ridgefield & New Canaan based CPA firm, is seeking a Senior TAX Accountant to add to their organization. We have been retained to assist them in their efforts to secure the most qualified candidate.

The Senior TAX Accountant functions in a role between staff accountants and managers/partners to whom the senior reports. The right candidate will be responsible for developing and maintaining vital and effective relationships and trust with our clients.

Come join a great group of people in a highly reputable LOCAL firm, NO MORE COMMUTING!

Responsibilities/Functions:

  • Prepare complex high-net worth and business tax returns without supervision.
  • Researches, develops and documents complicated taxation issues.
  • Conducts detailed review on all returns and raises potential tax issues.
  • Developed command of pertinent IRC sections and regulations as well as GAAP, other comprehensive areas of accounting, unique or specialized accounting principles and financial statement presentations.
  • Proficient in tax research including an in-depth knowledge of the reference sources available via the firm’s online libraries.
  • Participates in planning and scheduling client engagements.
  • Directs and instructs assistants, where applicable, in work to be performed and working paper review.
  • Suggests client tax planning ideas to supervisor, manager, or partner.
  • Performs the broadest range of accountant tasks so that direct participation of supervisors, managers, or partners is kept to a minimum.

Required Experience/Education/License

  • At least three (5) years experience in public accounting, demonstrating a progression in complexity of auditing and accounting tasks and tax knowledge.
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or Master’s degree in accounting or taxation or the equivalent professional experience.
  • A Senior Associate should be working toward a public accountant’s license or another professional license or certification related to their role in the firm.
  • If licensed, should be a member in good standing with the American Institute of f CPAs.

Qualified candidates can respond to this ad via this service. Please provide us with a cover letter and resume, indicating the position for which you are applying + your compensation history/requirements.

 

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Our client is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/H/V