Tax Senior Accountant

Accounting Buffalo, NY


Description

Tax Senior Accountant


We are a firm committed to maintaining high standards of excellence in delivering professional services that exceed our client's expectations and to creating an environment for our people which provides challenging opportunities and an enriching work experience.

We offer a caring and nurturing environment where professionals can learn and grow at a pace that is appropriate for each person. Our culture emphasizes respect for, and development of the individual to allow any person to realize his or her potential. We understand the need for balance between professional and personal lives and offer flexibility based on your individual needs.

As a member of our team, you would provide tax services to our clients in one or more of our service areas which may include trusts & estates, manufacturing, construction, real estate, investment partnerships, sales tax, individual residency, non-profits and international.

Responsibilities:

   - Be familiar with pertinent IRC sections and regulations.
   - Obtain a working knowledge of research techniques and the various research sources in the firm library.
   - Be proficient in the preparation of corporate, individual, partnership, fiduciary, and other tax returns prepared by the firm.
   - Assume responsibility for the completion of tax returns.

Required Skills:

   - Must have obtained a college degree that includes significant concentration of accounting or tax courses.
   - 3+ years of public accounting experience (audit and/or tax)
   - Must be able to work necessary hours, including required OT around client deadlines
   - CPA or currently pursuing certification. Must be eligible to sit for the CPA exam.
   - Demonstrated self starter
   - Excellent organizational skills
   - Customer Service/Client-facing experience
   - Great communication skills
   - Multi-tasking and time management
   - Positive and professional attitude