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Title: Senior Tax Accountant
Company: ECS Financial
Location: Northbrook, IL
Job Description:

ECS Financial Services is looking for a CPA with 2-5 years of recent public accounting experience, ideally with a small to medium-sized firm. An ideal candidate will be computer literate and offer experience in preparation and review of a variety of returns including individual, trust, partnership, estate, and/or corporate tax returns. Exposure or experience in client management, using Quickbooks accounting software,having an understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and attestation concepts, financial statement preparation, and/or tax audit experience are a plus.

  • Take a leadership role by being actively involved in the engagement, interacting with clients and/or staff and assist in the management of budgeted time.
  • Complete tax returns and other assignments in a timely manner.
  • Assist with tax research and consult with client on tax matters.
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with staff and client personnel and assess clients’ needs.
  • Serve as a liaison between clients, staff and upper management to help ensure the information flow from the client.
  • Assist in mentoring beginning staff by actively cultivating an environment that challenges, encourages, cares and fosters learning.
  • Review work performed by beginning staff and interact with the principals and shareholders on client matters.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Licensed CPA
  • 2-5 years of experience in a CPA firm tax department
  • Good understanding of IRS regulations for individuals, partnership, trust, estate, and corporate taxes
  • Team player with high integrity and strong work ethic
  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in Tax Preparation and research platforms
  • Proficiency in ProSystem Fx Tax a plus
  • Business expense reimbursement
  • 401K with profit sharing
  • Blue Cross Medical, dental & vision insurance
  • New client incentive program of approximately 25% of collections on an ongoing basis
  • Choice of flextime or incentive compensation for overtime
  • Significant opportunity for advancement
3400 Dundee Rd. Suite 180
IL Northbrook 60062 2019