Staff I Accountant

Job Description

At EAC, we are not just a tax firm, we are an advisory firm that does our best at being proactive instead of reactive; to best serve our clients. 

We are on the lookout for 2 bright, ambitious, and dependable graduates who are ready to make accounting their career.  Our Staff I Accountant position will lead you down the path of tax law, tax preparation, and how to be a trusted advisor.  The right candidate will be eager to be coached, trained and empowered to make accounting their profession.  This motivated individual will thrive on creating a climate of inclusion, trust and productivity.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare income tax returns for individuals and trusts
  • Familiarize yourself with current tax laws
  • Client contact
  • Apply knowledge to client problems
  • Understand assignments and follow instructions
  • Perform accurate, neat, clear and complete work; understand the importance and necessity of self-review
  • Master firm software and hardware (e.g., Excel, Adobe, ProSystem Fx, CFS and XCM)
  • Develop an understanding of the rules, regulations and code of ethics of the AICPA
  • Become familiar with pronouncements from governing bodies (e.g., GASB, FASB & IRC)
  • Understand professional standards for CPA’s (e.g., professional ethics)
  • Be comfortable in a paperless office

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Accounting
  • Communicates effectively
  • Respects others
  • Ask “why?” not just “what?” and “how?”
  • Be accountable for completing work assignments
  • Prioritizes work appropriately
  • Strong computer skills

Benefits

  • We offer great benefits from health, PTO, sick leave, disability insurance, 401K and profit sharing
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Pay: $60,000.00 per year