Junior Tax Accountant

Vaco - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.8

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Junior Tax Accountant on a direct hire or contract to hire basis. This position will be directly involved in the development of a full range of tax planning, consulting, and compliance services and will work closely with senior staff on all phases of multiple client engagements. Responsibilities include U.S. tax compliance; interacting closely with clients to provide assistance in planning, tax consulting, as well as assisting in client management. Assignments will involve international tax issues. German language is preferred but not required. `

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Assist in client engagements from start to finish, including planning, executing, directing, and completing tax projects and managing to budget.
Assist in full range of tax services with international setting including tax return preparation and review, tax research, preparation and review of technical memorandums, and drafting client correspondence.
Assist in responding to inquiries from the IRS and other tax authorities.

Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting.
Certification in Public Accounting (CPA) or prospective certification within 2 years.
Strong tax accounting skills with solid experience in U.S. GAAP, tax compliance, corporate consolidated returns, and international involvement.
Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships.
Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office and attention to detail.