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Wipfli LLP Senior Accountant | TAX in Great Falls, Montana

At Wipfli, people count

Our people are core to everything we do — the catalyst behind our ability to create exceptional impact and extraordinary results.

We believe in flexibility. We focus on relationships. We encourage each individual to follow their own path. And we seek feedback openly, from all.

People matter here and they feel it.

And we value curiosity. Curious is more than a personality trait. It’s a way of thinking. Of learning. Of working.

There’s purpose in this wonder. It makes us better. It makes us Wipfli.

If you want to be in an environment where you can make a difference — and make a professional home — Wipfli is the place for you.

Check out our Glassdoor Reviews (https://www.glassdoor.com/Reviews/Wipfli-Reviews-E39271.htm) to hear what people are saying about employment at Wipfli!

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and Review individual and business income tax returns

  • Contribute to the planning and completion of client engagements by providing individual and business tax services; devise and deliver comprehensive tax strategies and proactively research tax related issues.

  • Communicate proactively with clients, engagement leaders, and tax associates in an efficient manner

  • Provide training, direction, motivation, feedback, and supervision to junior staff

  • Maintain current client relationships while developing the skills to drive client/prospect interactions and potentially generate new tax and business development opportunities

  • Understand and effectively use current tax and accounting software applications

  • Research tax related issues and other related financial reports and communicate with client and firm personnel regarding complex accounting matters.

    Additional Responsibilities

  • Develop enhanced technical competency and industry specific expertise through CPE, firm/industry group events, webinars, etc.

  • Prepare and review tax-related information to include tax provisions, depreciation schedules, property tax returns, etc.

  • Perform client billing.

  • Interface with multi-disciplined client service teams for account planning.

  • Perform/participate in inventory observations as needed.

  • Assist with staff performance evaluations.

  • Actively participate in community activities and organizations to develop and maintain positive business relationships with community leaders and members.

    Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting; Masters in Tax a big plus!

  • 2-3 years of experience in a public accounting firm

  • CPA preferred or working towards certification

  • Ability to plan, prioritize, and organize work effectively

  • Experience balancing many projects simultaneously

  • Ability to work under pressure and time deadlines

  • Desire to problem solve

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills (both written and verbal)

  • Proficient Skills in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

    Our recruiting team will guide you through our evaluation and interviewing process. We will communicate an update on your status as soon as possible. The recruiting team member guiding you through this process is Danny Christofano, and you can find him on LinkedINHere (https://www.linkedin.com/in/dpchristofano/) . He is based in our Spokane, WA office and looks forward to guiding you through this process.

    Wipfli supports Equal Pay for all. In addition, in the State of Montana, we are committed to Equal Pay for Women in accordance with Executive Order 12-2016. The pay range for this role is $51,000 - $69,000

    Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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Job LocationsUS-MT-Great Falls | US-MT-Havre

Job ID 2019-2829

Category Tax

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