SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT - BAKERSFIELD in Bakersfield at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bakersfield
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/13/2018

Job Description

SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT - DIRECT HIRE - SALARY DOE - BAKERSFIELD

Summary:

Under the direct supervision of the partners and manager, senior accountants have the capability to perform a wide variety of diversified accounting and tax assignments by providing quality client service and maintaining profitable client relationships through completion of engagement assignments.

Essential Functions:

*Apply technical tax principles to individual tax returns.

*Manages and completes assigned engagements of intermediate complexity.

*A high level of support for clients including managing expectations.

*Supervises staff by developing , motivating and training team members.

*Collaborates with supervisors and clients.

*Keeps the Manager informed of all developments.

*Conducts engagement completion and mid-year performance reviews.

*Maintains knowledge of general economic and political trends.

*Compiles research and prepares reports.

Other Functions:

*Actively participates in the Firm's business development

*Makes presentations, attends conferences and seminars.

Competencies:

*Financial Management

*Communication proficiency.

*Ethical conduct.

*Thoroughness.

*Business Acumen.

*Initiative/Conceptual thinking

Required Education/Experience

*Bachelors Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance; or a Master's Degree in Accounting

*Successful completion of all 4 parts of the CPA Exam.

*Minimum of 40 hours of annual CPE.

*Minimum of 2 -3 years of public accounting in taxation.

*A member of good standing with the AICPA and California Society of CPA's.

*Excellent computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office.

Preferred Education:

*Strong background and experience in governmental auditing.

*Experience with paperless software.

Other:

*Valid California Driver's License and proof of insurance.