Staff Accountant

Haisten, Shipman & Wiggins, PC - Troy, AL (30+ days ago)

Established local CPA firm is seeking an experienced accountant, an accounting degree is preferred.

Duties include:

  • Bookkeeping services for a wide range of businesses and entities.
  • Preparation and filing of federal and state payroll taxes, sales taxes, information returns, and other filings as required.
  • Preparation of income tax returns for individuals, businesses and not for profit entities, with proper knowledge and experience.

Job requirements include:

  • Knowledge and ability to apply accounting principles in a variety of circumstances.
  • Knowledge of, and experience with, applicable federal and state laws and filing requirements.
  • Organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products.
  • Proficiency with accounting software, primarily QuickBooks products.
  • Experience with tax preparation software, primarily Thomson Reuters products, is a plus.

Benefits include:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance with dental.
  • Paid vacation, sick leave, and personal leave.
  • 401(K) with company contribution.
  • Company paid life insurance.
  • Competitive compensation based on experience and ability.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Accounting: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)