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Senior Accountant

San Francisco

Shwiff, Levy & Polo, LLP

Contact Person
Mandy Hsu

Senior TAX Accountant with Partner Potential (Financial District)


Shwiff, Levy & Polo, LLP


Job Opportunity


Job Title: Senior Accountant who can rapidly advance to Tax Manager in our Partner-Track Program.

Our Firm: We are a well-established firm of 13 professionals in the Financial District, with a teamwork approach and commitment to technical excellence and superb client service.  We deal with high net worth clients, and have an extensive referral network of tax and estate planning attorneys and financial advisors. We pride ourselves on our non-corporate friendly atmosphere. Our state-of-the-art IT network accesses ProSystems and TimeSlips for production and billing and Practice CS for workflow management.

Job Description:  Our Senior Accountants apply their professional knowledge to tax and audit assignments of diverse scope. Advise owners of privately held, small businesses on tax matters. Review complex tax returns for individuals, trusts, corporations, partnerships, and foreign ownerships, and ensure the accuracy of all work.  Train and mentor staff on tax and audit projects, and assess their performance. Supervise audit field work and the preparation of financial statements including all disclosure requirements. Identify accounting and tax issues, and propose strategies to resolve them.


  • Licensed CPA (in good standing).
  • 4+ years of experience in tax, and a solid understanding of accounting and audit issues, including GAAP, GAAS, and SSARS.
  • Ability to research accounting and tax issues using online resources.
  • Proficiency with Prosystems, QuickBooks and Excel, online research skills using IRS law libraries, BNA/CCH and other industry websites, and strong general computer skills across Microsoft Office Suite, time and billing software, etc.
  • A desire to accelerate your career to becoming Partner. Our succession plan is clear: to grow our own Partners from within to take over the practice.

Salary & Benefits: This is a full time, salaried, exempt position. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical/dental, 401K profit sharing, and more. 

For more about the firm, please visit  E-mail your resume and cover letter to:






Contact Person Mandy Hsu

Address 433 California Street Suite 1000

City San Francisco

Zip 94577

Phone 14152918600


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