Senior Accountant – St. Joseph

 TITLE Senior Accountant

LOCATION St. Joseph, Michigan

STATUS Full-time, overtime expected March and early Fall

SUMMARY As a key member of our firm, the position will assume an important role in providing a variety of accounting and auditing related services to our clients and community. The primary day-to-day responsibilities will involve in-charging and performing governmental and not-for-profit audit engagements, tax return preparation, and relationship building.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related business field
  • CPA designation or actively pursuing CPA
  • Minimum 2 years of public accounting experience

COMPANY DESCRIPTION Hungerford Nichols is a dynamic firm that thrives on innovation- this is where good ideas add up! We’re large enough to offer specialized opportunities for professional growth, yet small enough where you won’t get lost in the shuffle. 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. Please visit http://hungerfordnichols.com/ for more information.

JOB DUTIES

  • Planning, coordinating, executing governmental entity and not-for-profit audits in compliance with applicable GAAS, GAAP and regulatory requirements
  • Develop, train, and mentor staff
  • Research technical accounting and auditing issues and provide technical review support
  • Prepare S-corporation and other business tax returns
  • Manage and build client relationships

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Tech savvy; Ability to learn and utilize other software packages to benefit work product and firm
  • Highly detail-oriented with strategic organization skills to meet deadlines in a fast paced work environment
  • Effective and consistent communication skills
  • Able to work efficiently with minimal supervision and take initiative
  • Professionalism, positive attitude, personable
  • Strong relationship building skills