Senior Accountant – Grand Rapids

SUMMARY

As a key member of our Tax Team, the position will assume a strategic role in preparation of tax returns for high-net-worth individuals and closely held businesses. The primary day-to-day responsibilities may involve preparation of partnership, corporation, S corporation, review of individual income tax returns, tax department strategic planning, maintaining client relationships, tax projections, opportunities to mentor interns, as well as other duties as assigned.

TITLE Senior Accountant

LOCATION Grand Rapids, Michigan

STATUS Full-time

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

Hungerford Nichols is a dynamic firm that thrives on innovation- this is where good ideas add up! Our specialized team understands customer needs and identifies the best course of action to take our clients forward. In our organization, we work hard to deliver the uniqueness and quality that we promise. Our employees are rewarded as well as recognized for performance. We offer competitive benefits along with a top-performing, supportive team environment. Visit www.hungerfordnichols.com for more information.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of 2 years practical experience
  • CPA license or working towards the designation

RESPONSIBLITES

  • Preparation and review of Individual, Partnership, Trust, Corporation and S Corporation tax returns
  • Assist with tax planning
  • Networking with local businesses and community members
  • Participates and contributes to firm wide strategic planning and goals
  • Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong tax knowledge
  • GAAP knowledge
  • Must enjoy “taking care” of their clients
  • Proven time and project management skills, able to effectively manage client relationships and workload
  • Professional and personable
  • Practices a high level of inclusion and collaboration skills
  • Pays close attention to detail
  • Able to adapt to multiple businesses/industries
  • Ability to work overtime to meet client and firm needs
  • Prefers a fast-paced, hands-on work environment, able to handle stress and deadlines
  • Embraces technology and uses it to improve processes