Tax Preparer Specialist

1-800 Accountant - New York, NY3.7

30+ days ago
Who we are:
Led by our CEO who was voted one of the the country's 50 best CEO's in the United States by Glassdoor, 1800Accountant serves the accounting needs of start-ups, entrepreneurs and small businesses by providing extraordinary service at an affordable price. We are a next generation Accounting firm, focused on service and driven by technology! Using our Dedicated Accountant model, we build relationships based on integrity, responsiveness and solidarity, with the goal of making every client a client for life.

Located in Midtown Manhattan, our staff is a diverse team of seasoned and growing career accountants.

Who you are:
You are a Tax Accountant who LOVE's TAX! You would do it just for the fun of it given the opportunity.
You are up to date on the latest tax code and are thrilled to see what will happen next.
In keeping with the mission of the company; you are eager to develop a trusted partner relationship and to focus on personalized service so that you can; understand your client's business, analyze each scenario, and make personalized accounting advice.
Whether its tax preparation or tax advisory, you are compelled to be the best at what you do. You seek answers to questions and are always continuing your education. You take responsibility for your actions and commitments.
You are a top notch communicator. You adhere to a consultative approach, always listening first with empathy so that you can earn your clients trust. You are comfortable building relationships and presenting information by phone and in writing.
Problem solving, analytic thinking and collaboration come naturally to you. You work to effectively transfer knowledge to others, both one on one and in a group. You are willing to both share your ideas and take direction.
As a Tax Advisor, you are thrilled when your clients are successful!

Skills and Experience:
BS Accounting or other relevant degree or combination of education and experience
Enrolled Agent Licence and/or CPA Certification
Prepare individual (1040) and business tax returns (1120,1120’s,1065) and associated schedules and financial statements
Participation in preparing personal and business tax returns for a minimum of 2 tax seasons
Proficiency in related technologies; spreadsheets, tax prep and bookkeeping software (Lacerte is a plus)
Analytical: Collect and research data, synthesize complex and diverse information
Organization: Design workflows and procedures to ensure deadlines are achieved
Working knowledge of general business practices and ability to demonstrate business and financial acumen
Ability to coach, train and assist in mentoring less experienced staff
Experience advising business entities, tax preparation, payroll and bookkeeping
Ability to manage a high volume of clients across verticals with poise

We offer a truly collaborative environment packed with people passionate about our business. On top of a comprehensive benefits package, and generous PTO, we always have a packed pantry, breakfast every Monday and the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally. We promote continuing education and want to help you be prepared to serve our clients while keeping your skills current in a quickly changing world!