Robert Half Staff Accountant - Public Accounting in Allegan, Michigan
Our reputable client is seeking a Staff Accountant to join the company. The Staff Accountant will file federal and state tax returns and work with financial and income tax statements, ensuring they comply with tax laws, client bookkeeping and assisting with audits. This is a full time permanent role based in the Allegan, MI area. CPA or working toward CPA required.
Identify tax issues or errors from incorrect tax filings and create solutions
Assist with client audits
Ensure client compliance with federal, state and local tax regulations
Put together accurate quarterly and annual tax reports
Organize any outsourced tax preparation work
Maintain the company's tax database and prepare tax provisions schedules, returns, payments, and reports
Complete client bookkeeping including payroll, financial statements, and account set-up
Requirements - QuickBooks experience preferred
Communication Skills experience required
Public Accounting Tax experience
Working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Proven analytical skills - defining problems, collecting relevant data, drawing valid conclusions, and recommending improvement/corrective actions
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required
2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
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