Client Service Accountant/Bookkeeper - Bay City, Owosso, Saginaw, Ann Arbor, Greater Lansing
Location: Bay City, Owosso, Saginaw, ann arbor, Greater Lansing
We are seeking an individual to join our team of accountants to provide various bookkeeping and financial accounting services to our clients in various industries. Experience in financial statements, payroll, monthly reports, quarterly payroll tax returns, and journal entries, using QuickBooks, QuickBooks Online or other financial software. Customer service and strong communication skills are important, along with exceptional bookkeeping abilities.
Provide assistance with clients’ bookkeeping using QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online.
Process payroll and payroll tax returns (annual, quarterly, monthly).
Compile financial statements and other financial information from client data.
Prepare quarterly and monthly reports.
Utilize journal entry bookkeeping in clients' accounts.
Effectively use Adobe, Excel, Word, and other financial software programs.
Assist with client communications.
Pro-actively champion an attitude of quality service.
Associate or bachelor’s degree in business-related field is preferred.
3+ years of recent payroll, accounting, bookkeeping experience.
Ability to effectively use Microsoft Word, Excel, QuickBooks, QuickBooks Online, Adobe, Creative Solutions.
Knowledge of fundamental principles of accounting, financial statements and monthly reporting.
Ability to organize work and projects, prioritize and meet deadlines.
We are looking for an experienced tax professional to assist with preparation and review of individual and corporate tax returns. Our professionals strive to exceed our clients’ expectations through timely and quality service using current technology and innovative solutions.
Demonstrates an understanding of fundamental principles of tax law.
Effectively applies tax knowledge to individual returns and less complex business returns.
Exhibits a desire to understand business transactions and related issues.
Provides research support.
Demonstrates an ability to prepare individual and business tax returns on a timely and efficient basis.
Prepares a completed and organized tax file including appropriate supporting documentation for the tax return.
Prepares clear and concise work papers with definitive conclusions.
Prepares meaningful and well-written recommendations for inclusion in client correspondence.
Demonstrates technical proficiency in a paperless environment.
Exhibits effective communication and listening skills.
Actively participates in professional and community organizations.
Willingness to pro-actively “champion” an attitude of quality service.
Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in accounting, tax specialization preferred
At least three years of tax experience in public accounting
Organizes work schedule in a manner that ensures timely and priority-sensitive services to clients