Senior Tax Accountant

August 24, 2018


Company

Nth Degree CPAs

Industry

Accounting

Category

Tax

Location

Seattle


Description

Another Source's client, Nth Degree CPAs is recruiting a Senior Tax Accountant to join their team in Seattle. Here is a little more about Nth Degree CPAs and the position they are seeking to fill. Through the relentless pursuit of simple and digestible solutions, Nth Degree CPAs is redefining what it means to be an accounting firm. Nth Degree CPAs exists to deliver simple and digestible solutions to complex matters. So, toss aside all the stereotypes you already have about accountants. Nth Degree CPAs embodies the opposite of all these traditional stereotypes: we are relatable, stylish, fun to be around and innovative. We are smart – bookish smart and smart in how we work. The Senior Tax Accountant will be consulting on and managing tax planning and returns for business and individual clients. While most firms say they do tax planning, what's unique about Nth Degree CPAs practice is through their unique process, all engagements start with planning. As a result, upfront year-round engagements are defined which allow the team to be proactive throughout the year rather than only at tax time. This role will work directly with the clients and on ad-hoc tax and accounting projects as well. This position requires excellent communication and customer service skills, wearing many hats, high attention to detail, extreme accuracy, an ability to manage multiple priorities, quickly analyze situations and make sound decisions using effective time management skills, good business acumen and judgement. This position must be proactive and remain flexible in the face of change. This is a great opportunity to join a small and mighty team with the opportunity to do meaningful work and make an impact on the business community while growing your career! In this role you will:

  • Perform tax preparation and review of variety of business and individual returns.
  • Conduct tax planning, research and documentation.
  • Mentor staff on all things tax
  • Communicate thoroughly with clients regarding their taxes, updates and proactive measures.
  • Proactively manage projects (i.e., budgets, timelines and client relationships)
  • Keep abreast of changes in industry regulations and developing own competency through continuing education and by obtaining additional professional certifications.
  • Proactively manage client needs and requests
  • Carry out special projects for the CEO, COO and their staff.

Requirements

What you bring to the team:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Master’s Degree in Taxation (preferred)
  • CPA License (Active)
  • 2-3+ years progressive experience in public accounting in tax preparation, return review, tax research and compliance.
  • Fundamental knowledge of GAAP
  • Detail and deadline oriented
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Wealth of knowledge related to federal, state and local tax codes and regulations.
  • Knowledge of international tax regulations and codes (preferred).
  • Excellent review notes and documentation skills
  • Aptitude for research
  • Strong communication skills and a knack for explaining complex ideas in simple terms.
  • Strong desire for continuous education and innovation
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a sense of humor
  • Motivated by the opportunity to serve the business community
  • Doesn’t have all the answers but doesn’t view that as an obstacle when confronted with an issue.
  • Doesn't consider themselves to be the stereotypical 'Accountant'

Nth Degree CPAs is proud to offer a competitive compensation package including 401(k) with match, exceptional healthcare (100% employer paid for the employee) and vacation packages all in a dynamic environment that is like no other CPA firm you will find. Nth Degree CPAs is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Another Source works with their clients, on a retained project basis, to maximize the recruiting process.

Fortune 1000 Company?

No

Job Type

Full Time

Career Level

Two plus years of experience

Salary

DOE

Travel Requirements

0%

Contact Name

Stephanie Jensen, Recruiter