Spherion is interviewing candidates for a Senior Tax Associate role in Bismarck, ND.
The Senior Associate is responsible for utilizing research skills, applying tax foundational knowledge to understand potential tax issues, gathering client information necessary for filing, participating in tax planning, recognizing and communicating potential risks, preparing tax accrual work papers and working with tax software applications to complete tax returns for review. In this role, the Senior Associate may be charged with supervising and reviewing the work of department Associates.
Direct Hire Opportunity
Pay $20-25/hour DOE
-Tax return preparation and review
-Ensure that clients comply with all applicable authorities, while at the same time minimizing their tax and reporting burdens
-Manage projects by planning tax processes and procedures to be performed with quality
-Answer preparer questions, and coordinate engagement from onset by communicating expectations and procedures with preparers
-Oversee year-end tax planning.
-Assists with developing, recommending, and implementing efficient and effective methods to maximize client benefits, especially by decreasing clients? current and future taxes.
-Supervise and manage the day-to-day work assignments of Associates.
-Provide verbal and written performance feedback to Associates, as necessary
-Act as mentor to core Tax Services Associates
-Other duties as required
Working hours: Various Shifts Available
-Master's degree in Accounting or Taxation, a plus
-Experience with corporate taxation, consolidations, and partnerships preferred
-Basic supervisory experience, preferred
-Experience preparing and reviewing tax provisions, preferred
-Passed CPA Exam, preferred
-Bachelor?s degree in Accounting or other relevant field
-Two (2) or more years of relevant experience, required
-Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat
-Experience with tax research databases such as CCH AnswerConnect
-Proficient in tax compliance processing software, CCH Axcess products
-Experience with QuickBooks
To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/apply or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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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.
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Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Spherion offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, and an incentive and recognition program (all benefits are based on eligibility).
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