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Tax Staff Accountant

Walnut Creek, CA · Accounting/Finance
We are looking for entry-level public accountants for our Walnut Creek office with 0-2 years of tax and/or audit experience who understand the importance of professionalism, technical excellence, and commitment to the highest industry standards. We offer a comprehensive range of taxation, advisory, compliance, audit, and accounting services for a wide variety of businesses and their owners and serve a broad spectrum of securities funds, private-equity and venture capital firms, real estate firms, private foundations, and high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals. You will have opportunities to be mentored by the firm partners and managers. Most importantly, when you work with us, you will have an impact. We offer a hybrid-working model, state of the art equipment, and firm events that help our staff foster personal connections with all of their coworkers and promote collaboration in the workplace. We firmly believe that the success of our firm is directly dependent on the success of our people, which is why we strive to cultivate an engaging environment that exemplifies our firm values. We have even been named

Accounting Today’s “Top 100 Best Accounting Firms to Work for” for multiple years, including as recently as 2021 and 2020!

Work Environment:
  • Dynamic, stimulating, and exciting with constant interaction
  • Fast-paced and requires a high degree of urgency in completing tasks and assignments
  • Rewarding and challenging with varied work activities and exposure to different clients and services
  • Embraces and encourages ongoing change and improvement and empowers staff at all levels to provide feedback and to personally make changes
  • Provides opportunities to work with concepts and ideas as well as technical tasks such as investigation, analysis, and problem solving
Position Responsibilities:
  • Prepare individual, fiduciary, partnership, not-for-profit, and corporate income tax returns under the direction and constructive feedback of supervisors
  • Prepare tax projections to assist clients in minimizing taxes and determining quarterly estimated tax payments
  • Research tax and accounting issues and effectively communicate the analysis and conclusion
  • Perform audit, review, and compilation procedures and prepare financial statements with a general understanding of the underlying standards
  • Develop effective relationships with colleagues and clients through professionalism, effective communication, and follow-through
What we offer:
  • Paid Time Off
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)/Profit Sharing Plan
  • Professional Dues and Licenses
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Accounts
We are looking for candidates with:
  • Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Accounting or Taxation
  • Meets the 150 semester unit requirement for CPA licensure by current or grandfathered standards as applicable; CPA license a plus
  • Availability to work full-time
  • Strong academic credentials (minimum 3.3 GPA)
  • Ability to set and work with goals, objectives, and deadlines
  • Demonstrates leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Exhibits flexibility in a fast-paced work environment by juggling and prioritizing multiple projects, responsibilities, and deadlines and completing projects with urgency
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