Tax Associate in Walnut Creek, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2142312

A growing East Bay financial Services firm that specializes in tax preparation and planning seeks an Enrolled Agent or a CPA Tax Professional desiring a new opportunity. Other areas of consulting by the firm include: accounting, bookkeeping, business & human resources consulting, and wealth management. We have a strong commitment to our valued clients and offer an excellent employment environment to the right person. Our tax practice specializes in tax planning and preparation services for individuals, trusts and small businesses; including preparation of Partnership, Corporate and Fiduciary tax returns as well as financial statements, payroll and tax planning services.

What we offer the successful candidate: we are conveniently located in the east bay near BART and freeways, an excellent compensation package including medical and retirement benefits, and a commitment to work/family principles.

Required Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelors Degree in a related discipline desired but not required
  • CPA or Enrolled Agent certification required
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in tax and accounting
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate in person within our organization and our valued clients
  • Strong technical skills in accounting and tax preparation
  • Proficient in QuickBooks and Microsoft Office Suite and the ability to learn new software applications
  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of current tax law and accounting practices

This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual who has experience in taxation and accounting with the drive to be successful in a growing and thriving firm!

About Nelson:

For more than 45 years, we've been passionate about helping people find jobs they love - rewarding jobs that further career goals. At Nelson, we partner with companies that have outstanding reputations. Working with innovative startups to Fortune 500 companies, our skilled recruiters have access to opportunities beyond what you can find on your own. With Nelson, you'll get the most out of your career. Together, we'll set career goals and find you a position where your skills shine. For a full listing of jobs, go to: and click "Find Work."