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SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT

LAGUNA BEACH

ALVAREZ & COMPANY LLP

Contact Person

AESCUTIA@ALVAREZCPAS.COM

Growing CPA Firm, one block from the ocean in Laguna Beach is seeking a knowledgeable full-time senior tax accountant to join our team. Our ideal candidate would be able to prepare complex individual, corporate, fiduciary and partnership tax returns, in addition to general accounting functions.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare business (Forms 1120, 1120S and 1065) and individual income tax returns to satisfy compliance requirements and support effective business planning.
  • Establish and maintain effective client relationships through regular communications
  • Conduct tax research using Checkpoint research tools and convey information to clients.
  • Mentor and train entry-level staff and interns by providing guidance and serving as a professional role model.
  • Evaluate taxpayer documents to properly prepare individual tax returns
  • Quick Books experience preferred and proficiency in spreadsheets
  • Prepare federal tax estimates for current or upcoming tax year using Tax Tools software
  • Collect necessary information and prepare work papers to firms standards
  • Preparation of financial statements, adjusting journal entries as needed.

 

Our Requirements:

Education / Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • 3+ years previous tax preparation experience.
  • CPA certification is preferred, but not required.

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent team skills, positive attitude, and high ethical standards.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and attention to detail skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a deadline driven environment.
  • Commitment to quality and timely completion of work.
  • Strong computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office and various tax and accounting software including Lacerte, QuickBooks products, and research tools.

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Full Benefits available
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Contact

Contact Person AESCUTIA@ALVAREZCPAS.COM

Address 301 FOREST AVENUE

City LAGUNA BEACH

Zip 92651

Ad Number 00003387