Senior Accountant

  • Job ID

    17880
  • City:

    Northbrook
  • State:

    IL
  • Zip:

    60062
  • Industry:

    Accounting-Finance
  • Salary:

    $6.00 - $8.00

Job Description

Senior Accountant

Our Client\'s mission is to provide excellent tax and accounting services to our clients, enabling them to receive the most current tax saving benefits available by law. They currently have an immediate opening due to explosive growth for a staff accountant.

Responsibilities would include income tax preparation, accounting services, financial statement preparation and strong organizational skills.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelors or Master Degree, with major in accounting
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of GAAP and OCBOA principles
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of payroll tax processing
  • Experience preparing and reviewing individual and business income tax returns
  • Detail-oriented with ability to identify problem areas and recommend corrective actions
  • Able to perform research with a high level of analytical skill and communicate the results

Qualifications:

 

  • CPA preferred and/or advanced degree
  • 2-4 years of experience in public accounting, concentrating in accounting and taxation
  • Experience with Ultratax a plus
  • Experience with QuickBooks software required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Able to work independently to guarantee the accurate and timely completion of tasks