Staff Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting

Posted Under: Spokane, Washington jobs in Accounting, Auditing; Accounting, Auditing jobs in zipcode 99201
Posted On: 2020-02-16 00:00:00

DescriptionWe are a Spokane Valley accounting and tax firm seeking an experienced CPA, CPA candidate, or tax professional. We foster an environment of opportunity, education, training and motivation, along with flexible work schedule and work-life balance.To succeed in this role, you should exhibit excellent time management and organization skills as you will have to ensure our company meets tight deadlines. Tax Accountant skills include attention to detail, ability to work in a fast-paced environment and under pressure. Ultimately, you should be able to recommend tax strategies that comply with local and federal laws.Job Description: Prepare and review business and individual income tax returns Tax consulting, planning and projections Prepare payroll as well as quarterly/yearly filings for small businesses Work with team members on tax issues Perform tax research Handle IRS correspondence and tax notices Share financial data with the accounting department Follow industry trends and track changes related to taxesRequirements: 1 to 4 years of proven work experience as a Tax Accountant, Tax Analyst or Tax Preparer Knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping procedures Familiarity with accounting software packages Computer literacy (Microsoft Excel in particular) Excellent analytical and time management skills Strong numeracy skills Keen attention to detail BSc degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant subject; industry certification (e.g. CMA or CPA) is preferred Strong willingness and ability to communicate directly with clients Excellent communication skills Knowledge of payroll processing and sales taxes Ability to work independently QuickBooks and bookkeeping experience preferredJob Type: Full-time / Part-timeExcellent benefits, generous PTO, holidays and team oriented family setting.Salary: Dependent on ExperienceRequirements
  • Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities
  • Experienced organizational, written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment
  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
  • Proficient in ERP systems
  • The ideal candidate will be highly-skilled with exceptional analytical, quantitative and social skills
  • Well-founded grasp of US GAAP
  • Deep understanding of Accounts Payable (AP)
  • Proven knowledge of customer service
  • Knowledge of general ledger
  • Data entry experience highly desired
  • Foundational knowledge in Accounts Receivable (AR)
  • Solid understanding of general ledger
  • Great attention to detail
  • 2+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines
  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or EconomicsRobert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune magazines list of World's Most Admired Companies since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. 2019 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans.By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.Salary: DOELocation: Spokane, WADate Posted: February 7, 2020Employment Type: Full-timeJob Reference: 03650-0011357232Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance