Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant (Tax)

  • Lexington, KY
  • $65,000 - $90,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Jacob Gardner
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A bit about us:

Jobot is currently sourcing for a Senior Accountant for a client in Lexington, KY. This candidate will be working with their public accounting and tax preparation team.

Why join us?

This is a full time W-2 position with benefits. There is a great opportunity for growth with this company.

Job Details

Job Details:

We are currently seeking a dynamic and highly-motivated Permanent Staff Accountant to join our Finance team. This is an extraordinary opportunity to become a part of a thriving, fast-paced environment where your expertise in accounting and taxation will be highly valued. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting, tax accounting, public accounting, federal taxation, and state income taxes. With a minimum of 3 years of experience, you will play a crucial role in maintaining financial records, preparing reports, and updating our company's financial status.


As a Permanent Staff Accountant, your responsibilities will include:

1. Managing and overseeing the daily operations of the accounting department including month and end-year process, accounts payable/receivable, cash receipts, general ledger, payroll and utilities, treasury, budgeting, cash forecasting, revenue and expenditure variance analysis, capital assets reconciliations, fixed asset activity, debt activity etc.

2. Monitoring and analyzing accounting data and produce financial reports or statements.

3. Establishing and enforcing proper accounting methods, policies and principles.

4. Coordinating and completing annual audits.

5. Providing recommendations for improving systems and processes, and managing implementation.

6. Meeting financial accounting objectives.

7. Preparing federal, state, and local tax returns; coordinating and organizing tax documents; ensuring legal compliance.

8. Developing and maintaining internal control and guidelines for accounting transactions and budget preparation.

9. Assisting in the preparation of budgets or forecasts.

10. Participating in preparation for the annual audit.


The ideal candidate for the Permanent Staff Accountant position will have the following qualifications:

1. Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.

2. A minimum of 3 years of experience in the field of accounting and finance.

3. Proven expertise in Accounting, Tax Accounting, Public Accountant, Federal taxation, and state income taxes.

4. Proficiency in accounting software.

5. Strong analytical skills with attention to detail.

6. Excellent problem-solving skills.

7. Exceptional knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, cost accounting and cost control principles, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

8. Advanced knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting best practices, laws, standards, and state/national regulations.

9. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

10. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

11. Strong ethical standards and high levels of integrity.

If you are a passionate and competent individual who is ready to take up these responsibilities, we would be delighted to have you join our team. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, and a dynamic work environment. Apply today and propel your career to new heights as a Permanent Staff Accountant.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Lexington, KY
Job Type
$65,000 - $90,000