Accountant & Tax Preparer

Platinum Group Asheville , NC 28801

Posted 1 week ago

Professional, established local accounting firm is looking for an applicant to be part of a high functioning office team. We provide tax, accounting and payroll services to a diverse client base as their trusted business advisors. Attention to detail and multi-tasking is the norm and expectation. As a team player, you will take pride in your superior communication skills as you work to solve problems and promote efficiencies. The successful candidate will demonstrate flexibility and openness in an ever changing work environment, and be able to shift focus as priorities change. This opportunity demands an enthusiastic and resourceful professional with the initiative to achieve outstanding results, seize opportunities, and rise to challenges. High level of personal integrity, professionalism and business ethics is required.

The primary duties will include:Accounting, including General Ledger account analysis and reconciliation. Accurately prepare, reconcile and verify accounting information for multiple clientsPreparation of business and individual income tax returns for multiple clients. Identify potential tax credits and liabilities and ensure accurate and complete returns are filed in a timely manner. Complete tax returns in accordance with policies and in compliance with legislation and regulationsEnsure timely sales and use tax filings, payroll tax filings, 1099 filings and similar other required federal, state, or local filingsMaintain the fixed asset and associated depreciation schedules

Perform other accounting, financial or administrative tasks as required

Requirements

3-5 years Accounting and Tax Preparation experience

• RTRP certification required, Enrolled Agent a plus
• Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft applications
• Proficiency with QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online
• Positive and energetic attitude
• Highly collaborative
• Solution oriented and can do attitude
• Demonstrate passion and ability to improve processes.
• Ultra Tax software experience a plus

Benefits

Comprehensive health insurance plan that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, Retirement Plan. Vacation and paid holidays.

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