Tax Preparer/Staff Accountant

Robert Half

Description
Do you have strong Tax knowledge in a Public Accounting setting? We need to talk right away!! Accountemps is working with a client in Lakewood, WA to fill an immediate need for a Tax Preparer/Staff Accountant Position. This position could turn into a possible permanent role on a contract-to-hire basis. You must be available to start within a 24-48-hour timeframe and will be local to the area. The ideal candidate will have 5-7 years of recent tax experience working in Public Accounting. Must be familiar with Quickbooks & have strong working knowledge of excel.

Requirements
Tax Preparer/Staff Accountant Job Duties:
• Working knowledge how to prepare individual, c-corps, s-corps, estate, and non-profit tax returns
• Will be responsible for many aspects of tax preparation and filings.
• The ideal Tax Preparer/Staff Accountant will hold an active CPA or Enrolled Agent license.
• Will be responsible for hundreds of clients within an array of industries and
• Must have a working knowledge within a larger tax software i.e. Drake, Ultra Tax or Lacerte
• Strong analytical skills, accuracy, and attention to detail a plus
• Strong organizational, written, and verbal communication skills
• Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
• Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, work independently and prioritize tasks

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

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