Sr Accountant

Time zone
Anywhere 🌎
Full Time
Opening date
Closing date
29 Oct 2021

Remote Senior Accountant with advisory experience and tax knowledge needed to work with small business clients at a growing CPA firm. Motivating team environment with the ability to learn and grow in the position.

The Remote Senior Accountant must have technical tax knowledge as well as accounting/bookkeeping and financial analysis experience. The ability to manage clients and a team and advise small business clients on their financial matters. Must have QuickBooks experience.

Excellent benefits and compensation package.

Job Description

Accounting responsibilities (can be either hands-on or review)

  • Prepare journal entries
  • Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts
  • Draw up monthly financial reports
  • Prepare analysis of accounts as requested
  • Prepare month-end and year-end closings
  • Administer accounts receivable and accounts payable, if applicable
  • Provide account statements and appropriate accounting information to customers when needed
  • Verify approval on all invoices and check requests, if applicable
  • Prepare all accounts payable check processes, if applicable
  • Maintain vendor system in the accounting software and accounts payable files
  • Reconcile vendor statements with accounting software
  • Review and process expense reports and credit card transactions
  • Administer all bank transactions and oversee data recording procedures monthly
  • Payroll management liaison with third-party service provider
  • 1099 preparation at year-end
  • Assist with implementing and maintaining internal financial controls and procedures
  • Virtual meetings with clients
  • Document processes

Financial Analysis

  • Analyze and interpret financial data
  • Review and investigate, if necessary, budget and/or forecast variances
  • Process financial statements utilizing QuickBooks
  • Calculate financial ratios using financial reporting software
  • Calculate year-to-date and monthly cash flow statements
  • Update various reports with current month’s data
  • Verify year-to-date net income on financial statements balances to General Ledger
  • Analyze and interpret financial data
  • Ensure client books are published by the 6th business day
  • Financial model building/forecasting
  • Work closely with clients to project and work through current finance issues

Tax Knowledge

  • Prepare basic/medium personal tax returns
  • Prepare basic/medium corporate, partnership, and S-Corp returns
  • Prepare basic/medium amended returns, personal tax projections, property tax refunds
  • Utilize and develop a basic understanding of various tax programs and tax software
  • Work with confidential client information


  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or related: Masters a plus
  • 5+ years of current public accounting experience
  • QBO experience needed
  • Advisory experience with small business clients
  • Tech-savvy individual and experience with tech-forward thinking
  • Experience working in a remote workplace; dedicated home office workspace, high-speed internet
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Team player, hands-on, self-driven, and problem-solve.

Additional Information

If you feel you have the necessary qualifications please forward your resume and state what you would require on a salary basis.

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