The Garcia Companies (also known as the ESG Companies) Department of Human Resources is currently seeking an experienced Tax Accounting Specialist. Reporting directly to the CFO, this position will support all Garcia Companies and related individuals by performing income tax compliance, financial reporting, research, and will assist with special projects.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepare and file federal and state income tax returns for all Garcia businesses (including partnerships, S-corporations, trusts, and non-profit organizations) and related individuals.
Prepare tax-basis financial statements.
Compile financial statements and footnotes for company audits/reviews.
Prepare all necessary work papers and source documentation to support financial statement and tax return positions.
Compile personal financial statements for key individuals.
Track individuals’ tax bases in companies.
Assist with budget preparation and periodic reporting of budget-to-actual results.
Compile financial projections and forecasts for potential projects.
Utilize accounting software to record, store, and analyze information.
Post journal entries to general ledger.
Monitor tax law changes and application to all Garcia companies and related individuals.
Research tax and accounting issues.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting is required.
5+ years tax experience including preparation of individual and business tax returns.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
Ability to work independently.
Effective time management skills and ability to prioritize among competing responsibilities.
Sound judgement and decision-making ability.
Highest degree of integrity and confidentiality.
Professional and courteous manner.
CPA License preferred.
Public accounting experience, a plus.
Additional Salary Information: Medical and Dental (100% employer paid)
About The Garcia Companies
Headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, The Garcia Companies, (also known as The ESG Companies), is a highly experienced, forward-thinking and civic-minded commercial real estate firm. Our desire for strong, sustainable communuties extends well beyond the traditional to include expertise in land managment stategies, diverse development capabilities, and innovative solutions for viable growth.