Senior Tax Accountant

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Tax Senior Job Summary

The Senior Accountant is a member of our Tax Advisory Department. You would be responsible for learning and applying your technical skills and working as part of a team carrying out tasks under close coaching and supervision. You will be expected to:

  • Prepare complex individual and business tax returns and tax projections.
  • Conduct self-review to ensure work is complete
  • Document research and planning to share with client service team
  • Demonstrate an understanding of tax planning concepts and ability to recognize tax issues
  • Master software tools for tax preparation, review, and research
  • May assist clients with maintaining accounting records using accounting software
  • Develop technical skills both on the job and through formal learning channels.
  • Take responsibility for completing project components and assignment tasks on budget.
  • Seek to gain knowledge of client businesses.
  • Effectively document work.
  • As a member of the team – implement solutions for clients.
  • Actively pursue self-development opportunities.
  • Builds strong team relationship skills.
  • Build working relationships at peer client level.

Qualifications

  • Prior tax experience, preferably 2 years in public accounting
  • CPA or demonstrate progress in completing CPA exam.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Team player with a positive – ‘can do’ approach.
  • Strong communication skills.

Dopkins Firm Profile

Dopkins & Company, LLP, one of the largest locally owned certified public accounting and consulting firms in the Buffalo-Niagara region, is located at 200 International Drive outside Buffalo, NY in Williamsville. We offer comprehensive accounting, auditing and tax services, as well as computer, wealth management and health care consulting, pension plan administration and collateral examinations.

To apply, email your resume to recruiting@dopkins.com

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