Sr Tax Accountant

San Diego
70000.00 - 85000.00 USD Annual
14 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
Job role
Contract type
Full time

Principal Job Duties:

Preparation of tax returns (corporate and individual tax returns and also sales tax, commercial activity tax, etc) for corporations, partnerships, individuals and trusts. Advising clients regarding the structuring of transactions and entities and providing consultation regarding accounting and tax planning and other tax matters. Possible review of junior staff returns depending on level of experience. Review journal entries and client General Ledgers in order to produce financial statements and/or tax returns. Handling client special requests in a timely manner.

Boutique Public Accounting firm with high–end clientele searching for an experienced Senior Accountant or Tax Accountant to assist with providing excellent services to their client group. Our client is a San Diego–based certified public accounting and consulting firm which provides services to corporations, partnerships, individuals and trusts. Some of the services offered include accounting, business consulting, tax preparation, tax planning, financial planning, estate & trust, retirement planning, and international tax through global allied partners.


Candidate Requirements:

4 to 10 years of CPA firm / public accounting experience.
Tax experience and tax preparation required.
General business consulting knowledge.
CPA Certified is a plus.
Some client relations experience required. Experience dealing with Mexico clientele and Mexico business structure is preferred.
Bachelor degree in Accounting
Experience with accounting software and tax preparation software required; preferably Lacerte and Quickbooks.
Fluency in Spanish is preferred
Excellent written and oral communication skills
General office skills and knowledge of general accounting policies required.
Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently.
Must be organized with good follow–up skills
Ability to work independently
Ability to adhere to deadlines, while working under high pressure situations
Must have good customer service skills
Open to flexible hours, as needed.