Robert Half Finance & Accounting Staff Accountant in Lombard, Illinois

Our client is a public accounting firm looking to add a Staff Accountant to their team. They are a small CPA firm located in a west suburb of Chicago and they service clients in a wide range of industries and entity types. We are looking for someone who is well-organized, detail-oriented, and efficient with accounting and tax software. You would be would be working directly with clients on several different tax and accounting matters and you would be coordinating your efforts with our partners. Here is a list of some of the duties you would be performing: Preparation of individual and business tax returns Preparation of trust tax returns Month end closing and financial reporting Multi-state preparation of sales and use tax returns Multi-state preparation of payroll taxes Payroll processing for clients Research of federal and state tax laws and codes Correspondence with the IRS and state agencies Preparation of reviewed or compiled financial statements Requirements: Qualified Candidates should have a bachelor's degree in accounting with 3-5 years of experience in public accounting. CPA or actively obtaining a CPA is preferred. This is a full-time position, and would involve compensated overtime during February - April 15. Candidates should be proficient with Quickbooks and Excel and have experience with a tax preparation software. Candidates should also be technologically efficient due to most of work being performed and stored on cloud based systems. We can provide a competitive salary and benefits.

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Req ID: 01310-0010035289

Functional Role: Accountant - Staff

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Lombard

Postal Code: 60148

Compensation: $55,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year

Requirements: QuickBooks