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Bonadio Group, The Experienced Assistant Accountant in Albany, New York

We have tremendous opportunities for an Experienced Assistant to play a key role with our Healthcare Tax Exempt practice. You will work closely with the audit team to provide timely, accurate and reliable completion of client engagements. This role requires the ability to continually learn and use new skills, and to work in a high-paced, changeable client-service environment.

Key Objectives:

  • Become familiar with the firm’s policies and procedures.

  • Learn the rules, regulations, and code of professional conduct of the AICPA.

  • Become familiar with pronouncements of the FASB, AICPA, GAO, and GASB.

  • Prepare clear and concise working papers.

  • Prepare meaningful and well written recommendations for inclusion in client correspondence.

  • Demonstrate the ability to identify issues and apply accounting principles and auditing procedures.

  • Prepare financial statements.

  • Prepare tax returns (as applicable)

  • Work independently on bookkeeping and account reconciliations both in the office and at client location (as applicable for SBA)

  • Develop positive working relationships with clients.

  • Develop an ability to effectively respond to questions from supervisors and clients.

  • Strengthen ability to actively listen and question appropriately to gain full understanding.

  • Effectively apply technology tools in assigned areas.

  • Display substantial progress toward CPA license, including passing the CPA exam as soon as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements/tax returns in addition to other accounting/audit assignments.

  • Effectively apply technology tools and software in assigned areas.

  • Recognize and pro-actively support the fact that the firm is in the business of providing quality client service.

  • Anticipate problems and issues, and keep the senior/manager informed of engagement/project status.

  • Comply with firm practice management and quality control procedures and systems.

  • Develop awareness of budget constraints vs. quantity of work needed on files.

  • Contribute to fostering an environment of team work.

  • Maintain and promote ethical and firm values in conducting internal and external business compliance services, and transaction advisory services.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimal of Bachelors of Science in Accounting w/150 credit hours needed to qualify for CPA

  • CPA certification or progress towards completion

  • Computer proficiency and ability to effectively use firm technology

  • Skilled in Microsoft Office suite

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; i.e. client presentations, industry articles, etc.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Exceptional customer service skills

  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours at peak client service delivery times

  • Desire to seek involvement in professional and community organizations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Self-starter with the ability to handle and manage multiple priorities

  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

Hours of Operation

  • Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Our summer hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m. to noon on Friday.

  • The ability to work additional hours during busy season is critical, but the rest of the year, flexibility is key.

At The Bonadio Group, we believe that an inclusive work environment allows all of our people to achieve their greatest potential and the greatest results for our clients and communities. Bonadio is committed to the principle of equal treatment and opportunity for all people. The Firm is committed to fostering and managing diversity in the workplace as an integral part of its practice and service to clients. The Firm values the rich variety of perspectives and experiences offered by those of different backgrounds. This diversity strengthens our institution and enables it to better respond to our clients’ needs in an increasingly global profession.

In the fast-changing accounting industry, The Bonadio Group is always on the cutting edge of growth and innovation. With our great mentoring and training programs, you’ll be exposed to diversity of work, the ability to tackle more interesting issues, and have a path to Partnership. You’ll be working with great people and great clients where you can truly make a difference. Apply online, get on board, and grow with us. You’ll be glad you did!

EOE/AA Disability/Veteran

ID: 2021-2461

External Company Name: Bonadio Group, The

External Company URL: www.bonadio.com

Street: 6 Wembley Ct

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