Firm Accountant
Location:
Davenport , Iowa
Posted:
November 21, 2017
Reference:
req2132

Job Summary:

 

The Firm Tax Accountant position is responsible for preparation of sales and use tax returns, withholding returns, business licenses, unemployment returns, and other registration/good standing requirements. The Firm Tax Accountant may also be responsible for providing accounting and financial support to firm management and various internal firmwide departments, including financial analysis and the preparation of journal entries, financial reports and reconciliations.

 

Essential Duties:

  • Prepare sales and use tax returns, withholding returns, and unemployment returns
  • Prepare, review and input journal entries
  • Prepare business licenses and registration/good standing requirements
  • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual account reconciliations and financial reporting 
  • Assist in preparation of audit PBC lists 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Education:

  • Bachelors Degree required
  • Accounting or Finance major preferred 

Experience: 

  • 2 years related experience preferred 

Technical Skills:

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills preferred
  • Ability to communicate verbally and written with internal personnel and external agency personnel required
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to work autonomously and as a member or leader of a team
  • Easily adapts to other software (PeopleSoft Financial, SQL/VB, IPM) 

Leadership Skills:

  • Ability to manage assigned projects and assist others when needed
  • Takes ownership for success of work
  • Effective organization and time management skills required
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions required
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks required


A little about us:
RSM US LLP is the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market.

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