Devereaux, Kuhner & Co. LLP is looking for an Associate Accountant to join our firm in our San Francisco office.
Who We Are
We are a firm committed to client service. We encourage an environment of collaboration, advancement, continuing education and mentorship amongst our associates. What sets us apart from other firms-big or small-is that we believe in personalized learning that includes many different aspects of accounting. We believe in growth of each staff member. Associates have access to managers and seniors who make themselves available as mentors. Similarly, the staff has designed a buddy program to make sure every new hire feels comfortable in his/her role. Our clients are high net worth individuals and closely held businesses with diverse backgrounds and income sources. We value our work but also our physical well-being so we strive to maintain excellent work and life balance for everyone. Our office environment is friendly, collaborative, and social. We have employee appreciation programs and host numerous staff social events. Devereaux, Kuhner & Co. LLP offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, profit sharing, commuter assistance, career coaching, tuition reimbursement, and a licensing program to assist in passing the CPA Exam.
What We Are Looking For
Those who thrive best in our firm are excited by our close knit, inviting and caring environment that offers a variety of learning opportunities, a unique path to growth and advancement that honors individual attention and learning.
We are looking for someone who can thrive in a fast paced, deadline driven work environment. Ideal applicants will have a well-rounded knowledge of accounting and tax principles, the required units to sit for the CPA exam, and are progressing towards obtaining CPA licensure. Applicants must also be committed to offering clients the highest level of service.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Preparation of individual, corporate, partnership and trust tax returns
-Assist managers and seniors in calculating estimated tax liabilities on a periodic basis.
-Gain proficiency in standard tax software such as Prosystems tax, BNA, CCH Engagement, and Quickbooks.
-Organization of client workpapers and spreadsheets.
-Work effectively with team members
-Manage time and projects efficiently.
-Maintain consistent communication of project updates and status with managers and seniors.
-Great attitude and eagerness to learn.
-Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college/university
-CPA license or progress toward CPA licensure
-Internship experience a plus
-Experience and Proficiency in Microsoft office applications – Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint. Strong Excel skill is recommended
-Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with managers and senior group.
-Highly motivated individual with ability to work independently, is well organized, and detailed oriented.
-Demonstrates ability to consistently meet and exceed assigned targets and deadlines.
This position is full time with mandatory overtime hours during our two busy seasons (February 15- April 15 and Aug 15- October 15).
Interested candidates must submit a cover letter detailing their qualifications and interest in this position, with resume and college transcripts, to DKC Recruiting at firstname.lastname@example.org. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.