This is a full-time position performing tax and accounting assignments for individuals and businesses. Work within a highly collaborative, continuous learning, team environment on a wide variety of accounting and financial matters. Responsibilities will include compiling month-end/year end closing and schedules, preparing financial statements and regulatory filings, analyzing complex account information, performing accounting research, explaining variances and advising management regarding the potential impact. In addition, the selected individual will have the opportunity to expand their skills, receive mentorship and gain visibility working on projects and making sound recommendations. This includes all payroll, general ledger, tax preparation and filing responsibilities.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Compile and review numerous State Sales Tax reports and file returns.
Serve as back-up for other functions in the accounting department.
Other accounting and administrative duties as assigned
Assist with the general ledger close according to the monthly and year-end close schedule
Prepare monthly standard and non-standard journal entries
Prepare and keep up-to-date balance sheet account reconciliations
Complete monthly bank reconciliations
Prepare federal and state income tax returns for individuals and business clients
Skill Requirements & Preferences:
Skills: High degree of customer service, attention to detail, ability to manage multiple tasks.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
Well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles and income taxes along with strong financial analysis skills.
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal as well as strong organizational and stress management skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly with Excel.
Proficiency in working with all versions of QuickBooks. Experience with Thomson Reuters products - UltraTax, File Cabinet Solutions, Fixed Asset Solutions, Practice Solutions - is a plus.
Self-starter and well organized, requires minimal supervision to manage day to day assignments
CPA/EA or candidate - preferred
About Ellenton CPA LLC
Ellenton CPA LLC, was founded to provide exceptional financial, tax and accounting services to individuals and businesses. Specializing in CFO advisory services, full service back office accounting, tax planning and preparation and forensic and litigation support services.
Employing the best of all accounting practices, the eCPA team is equipped to help identify clients unique financial challenges and design specific solutions to ensure their future success. Working with individuals, businesses and organizations of all sizes, locally and globally, we are committed to remaining client focused and results oriented.