Staff Accountant

Fort Wayne, Indiana
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
US$ 15.00 - US$ 20.00 per hour, $15 - 20 per hour + none
Ref. Number
betancourt-avila, Spherion
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Job Description

We are currently seeking qualified applicants to fill an opening for a personal income tax preparerstaff accountant to help our tax team. This individual should be accustomed to preparing 100 or more tax returns during the tax season. Our office uses cloud-based technology along with integrated tax software and dual monitors. You will have your own private office.

Individuals must be able to:
- Prepare federal and state income tax returns for individuals from original paper and digital documents provided by clients.
- Organize documentation quickly and efficiently while inputting data into our tax software for review by staff tax professionals.
- Record transactions in general ledger of accounting software, prepare trial balance and financial statements
- Prepare and reconcile depreciation schedules to trial balance
- Perform other accounting and tax duties as needed
- 20-40 hours per week with a potential for overtime from February through April 17, 2018. Be available for work on a deadline driven basis, including some Saturdays during tax season.

- Recent experience in the preparation of person income tax returns (form 1040)
- Experience with Ultra Tax is preferred
- The position involves a strong working knowledge of tax return preparation and processing
- A degree in accounting and CPA certification is highly preferred

Working hours: 8-5

Tax Preparers with the following experience will be considered:
--2-5 years current experience preferably with a CPA firm during tax season
--Proficiency with Ultra Tax is highly desired
--Proficient with MS Excel
--Degree in Accounting strongly preferred
--Excellent communication skills

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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