Experienced Accountant/CPA or Accounting Manager

Alexander Thompson Arnold - Murray, KY

30+ days agoFull-time

Experienced Accounting/Business Advisory Associates or Manager Level Candidate:
ATA is seeking a Experienced Associate or Manager Level Candidates for its Murray, KY office. ATA is a progressive accounting/business advisory firm with 17 offices in multiple states. ATA is focused on growth and innovation, and employees have the opportunity to not only grow professionally, but ATA is committed to its employees' personal growth and in the communities which it serves. Competitive Benefits Package & Salary - Depending on Experience

Position Overview:
The Associate or Manager Candidates, are responsible for preparing and processing assigned activities associated with the firm’s client advisory services including but not limited to: tax, audit and assurance, payroll & book keeping, business valuation services, and project review. The ideal candidate will ensure that their work is in compliance with all related federal, state, and local requirements.

Qualities and Leadership Capabilities:
-Demonstrates a general working knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and

procedures.

 -General understanding of firm’s products and services in practice area.
 -Cooperative and effective team member; contributes to overall results of the team; seeks

counsel and feedback.

 -Ability to make sound decisions and resolve issues.
- Self-driven, with the ability to complete assignments in a timely and organized manner.
- Strong analytical and numerical skills; detailed oriented and possesses ability to ensure

accuracy of data.

 -Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communications skills.
 -Trustworthy and ensures confidentiality of information.
 -Proficient in Microsoft Office platforms; ability to learn new software programs; prior experience with Ultra Tax, Thompson Reuters, Quick Books a plus.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):
 -Prepare, compute, review and generate assigned projects and reports for the firm’s services

clients.

 -Prepare and process monthly, quarterly, and annual tax returns.
 -Prepare (and potentially review) federal, state and local tax returns or other projects as

assigned.

 -Investigate and respond to notices related to client services and projects assigned.
 -Develops logical and orderly documentation and checklists of work performed.
 -Input and maintain information; includes new client setup.
 -Ensures client records are scanned and filed properly.
 -Research information or troubleshoot issues related to bookkeeping or taxes.
 -Acts as a liaison to client or client representatives; answers general questions related to

projects.

 -Maintains industry knowledge and current changes in tax laws and communicate to clients and

associates.

 -Identifies client’s needs/opportunities for additional products or services.
 -Other duties as needed or required.

Education:
Bachelor Degree or Equivalent Experience; preferred

Experience:
Minimum 1-3 years in public accounting field; preferred
Minimum 1-3 years in accounting profession; preferred
Working Conditions
Normal office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Approximately 90% sitting requiring use of a computer.
Some travel required to client sites, training and other Myriad offices.
May require extra hours/weekend work and extended hours during tax season (Jan - April).

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Accounting: 1 year (Preferred)