CPA - Tax Manager

Sand's Solutions - Portland, OR

We are seeking an experienced CPA for seasonal tax work on an ongoing basis to manage individual and business tax return preparation. This position requires a minimum of 25 hours and up to 40 hours per week during busy season (mid-February until April 16th). The schedule is flexible as long as it is communicated in advance, with possible Saturdays. This position would be perfect for the recently retired, stay-at-home parent, or others looking for seasonal work and the ability to set your own hours.

The right candidate has 5-10 years of experience in public accounting and is interested in a long-term relationship. This position will include meeting with clients and communicating any outstanding items until the tax engagement is complete.

Perks of working at Sand's Solutions, Inc. include:
Flexible Scheduling
Weekly lunches provided during tax season scheduling meetings
Fun team environment
Dog-friendly office
Complimentary snacks, drinks, coffee
Casual dress
A variety of technical tax and accounting challenges to keep you interested!

Desired Skills and Experience:
Active Oregon CPA license
Ability to problem solve and think critically and creatively
Ability to work full or part-time during the upcoming tax season
Proven client interaction skills required
Ability to manage multiple engagements efficiently
Five to ten years of recent experience in public accounting
Experience with Lacerte and QuickBooks
Strong computer and communication skills are essential
Professional attitude and a sense of humor are greatly appreciated

About Us:
Sand's Solutions, Inc. is a small, thriving CPA firm located in the Beaumont Wilshire neighborhood of NE Portland. We specialize in business consultation, assisting our clients with their income tax return preparation and ensuring that they realize the best tax outcome for their situation. We are committed to practicing work/life balance and strive to give back through volunteer opportunities. For more information, please visit our website at

Qualified and interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume, salary expectations and at least 3 professional references for confidential consideration. In addition, please include your answers to the following questions:
A new client submits a K-1 from a S-Corporation showing a loss. What is the first thing you would request from the client?
A client shows substantial foreign passive income. What other reporting requirements and additional forms could be applicable in this situation?
When preparing or reviewing a tax return, what is the first thing you should do?
Why would a rental loss not be reported on the first page of an individual tax return?
Thank you for your interest in joining our team at Sand's Solutions, Inc. We look forward to your positive addition and contribution as we strive to provide excellent customer service and a wonderful work environment for our team members.

Sand's Solutions, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.