Bonadio Group, The Experienced Assistant to InCharge Tax Accountant in East Aurora, New York
Your accounting expertise can help our small-business clients grow! We are currently seeking an Experienced Assistant to InCharge level Accountant to play a key role on the Small Business Advisory team of the Bonadio Group’s Buffalo area, East Aurora office. This role requires the ability to continually learn and use new skills, and to work in a high-paced, changeable client-service environment.
Overall successful completion of client engagements including but not limited to compilations, reviews, and tax compliance.
Develop understanding of client’s business and aspects of client’s industry.
Prepare clear and concise working papers and financial statements.
Generate reports which identify and address areas of significant risk and evaluate overall effectiveness of operations.
Work on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends.
Develop effective working relationships with internal and external clients.
Assist with development and retention of clients, including the ability to cross-sell services.
Focus on tax planning in an effort to minimize client tax and present ongoing tax savings opportunities to clients.
Assist clients with special projects such as budgeting and cash flow projections, tax planning and sales tax.
Prepare and review complex corporate, individual and partnership tax returns.
Research complex tax issues and develop resolutions.
Adhere to the highest degree of professional standards and strict client confidentiality.
Deliver projects/engagements on time, within budget and to client's satisfaction.
Supervise and mentor junior staff inclusive of oversight on client engagements and providing evaluative feedback.
Prepare complex client correspondence including recommendations, technical issues, and responses to taxing authorities.
Ability to work independently on bookkeeping and account reconciliations both in the office and at client locations.
Manage bank and general ledger reconciliations.
Perform month end closings.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with necessary 150 credit hours
CPA certification or significant progression towards completing certification
2+ years of relevant Small Business or Tax experience
Experience working in public accounting
Ability to provide mentoring and leadership to junior staff
Prior bookkeeping experience inclusive of QuickBooks
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite inclusive of Outlook
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Exceptional customer service skills
Seek involvement in professional and community organizations
Ability to develop and sustain business relationships for the purpose of increasing the firm’s client base
Experience with ProSystems FX/Engagement software
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!
External Company Name: Bonadio Group, The
External Company URL: www.bonadio.com
Street: 100 Riley Street