CPA firm in the Western Suburbs seeks a full-time staff accountant to handle bookkeeping, financial, and tax services for variety of clients. Candidates must be accurate, reliable, and have an ability to work independently and under strict deadlines. Prefer a CPA or CPA candidate. Specific responsibilities include:
Tax preparation including forms: 1040, 1120S, 1120, 1041 and 1065
Preparation of sales tax returns.
Preparation of payroll tax returns.
Auditing, compilation, and review services.
Preparation of financial statements.
Accounts payable and accounts receivable.
Reconciliation of bank accounts.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting and 2 years of experience in corporate or public accounting.
CPA certification preferred but not required.
Strong communication skills necessary.
Must have the ability to analyze financial statements and accounting, and be able to work under strict deadlines.
Experience with QuickBooks, Microsoft Excel, and ATX Tax, preferred.