2019 Staff Accountant- Atlanta

Novogradac & Company - Atlanta, GA2.3

Full-time
Under close supervision, the Staff Accountant will complete a variety of tax, audit and other assignments as designated by the Supervisor or Manager.

Responsibilities
  • Complete tax and/or audit engagements for designated clients as directed by your Supervisor or Manager
  • Identify and communicate potential problem areas during engagements
  • Conduct business specific research – gather and analyze data, interpret results, compile reports and make recommendations to principals and partners
  • Develop effective client relationships through professionalism and follow-through
  • Other duties and projects as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
  • Exhibit a basic understanding of accounting and tax rules
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Perform work accurately and in a time efficient manner, with strong attention to detail, organization and follow through
  • Ability to work under close supervision and accept constructive feedback, making adjustments as directed
  • Ability to work collaboratively and foster a productive, team-oriented environment with both colleagues and clients
  • Strong computer skills, including solid skill in the Microsoft Office suite (particularly Word & Excel) and report writing tools
  • Maintain a professional demeanor with co-workers and clients
  • Adhere to internal Firm deadlines (time entry)
  • Able to contribute ideas and add value to designated team
  • Available to work evenings and weekends based on position needs, and to travel domestically if required
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree, preferably in accounting or finance and up to 1 year of experience in public accounting or 1-3 years of experience in an internal accounting role, and/or appropriate balance of education and work experience. Ability to sit for the CPA exam or passed sections of the CPA exam is a plus.

To be considered for this position, interested candidates MUST apply via our company website: http://careers.novoco.com/

Novogradac & Company LLP offers a progressive work environment, competitive pay and an excellent benefit package including; medical, dental, vision, paid-time-off, life/disability insurance, commuter flex accounts and a 401(k).

Novogradac & Company LLP is an equal opportunity employer.