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New York, New York - USD Full Time Posted: Friday, 15 March 2019
Job Description

Who we are:

Led by our CEO who was voted one of the the country's 50 best CEO's in the United States by Glassdoor, 1800Accountant serves the accounting needs of start-ups, entrepreneurs and small businesses by providing extraordinary service at an affordable price. We are a next generation Accounting firm, focused on service and driven by technology! Using our Dedicated Accountant model, we build relationships based on integrity, responsiveness and solidarity, with the goal of making every client a client for life.

Located in Midtown Manhattan, our staff is a diverse team of seasoned and growing career accountants.

Who you are:

  • You are a Tax Accountant who LOVE's TAX! You would do it just for the fun of it given the opportunity.
  • You are up to date on the latest tax code and are thrilled to see what will happen next.
  • In keeping with the mission of the company; you are eager to develop a trusted partner relationship and to focus on personalized service so that you can; understand your client's business, analyze each scenario, and make personalized accounting advice.
  • Whether its tax preparation or tax advisory, you are compelled to be the best at what you do. You seek answers to questions and are always continuing your education. You take responsibility for your actions and commitments.
  • You are a top notch communicator. You adhere to a consultative approach, always listening first with empathy so that you can earn your clients trust. You are comfortable building relationships and presenting information by phone and in writing.
  • Problem solving, analytic thinking and collaboration come naturally to you. You work to effectively transfer knowledge to others, both one on one and in a group. You are willing to both share your ideas and take direction.
  • As a Tax Advisor, you are thrilled when your clients are successful!

Skills and Experience:

  • BS Accounting or other relevant degree or combination of education and experience
  • Enrolled Agent Licence and/or CPA Certification
  • Prepare individual (1040) and business tax returns (1120,1120's,1065) and associated schedules and financial statements
  • Participation in preparing personal and business tax returns for a minimum of 2 tax seasons
  • Proficiency in related technologies; spreadsheets, tax prep and bookkeeping software (Lacerte is a plus)
  • Analytical: Collect and research data, synthesize complex and diverse information
  • Organization: Design workflows and procedures to ensure deadlines are achieved
  • Working knowledge of general business practices and ability to demonstrate business and financial acumen
  • Ability to coach, train and assist in mentoring less experienced staff
  • Experience advising business entities, tax preparation, payroll and bookkeeping
  • Ability to manage a high volume of clients across verticals with poise


We offer a truly collaborative environment packed with people passionate about our business. On top of a comprehensive benefits package, and generous PTO, we always have a packed pantry, breakfast every Monday and the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally. We promote continuing education and want to help you be prepared to serve our clients while keeping your skills current in a quickly changing world!

Company Description 1-800Accountant is the nation's leading business services and accounting firm specializing in small businesses. Our experienced teams of Certified Public Accountants (CPAs), enrolled agents (EAs), and accountants have been providing affordable accounting, tax preparation, payroll, bookkeeping, business planning and consulting services since 1999.

Small businesses count on us to provide flat-fee services that take the worry and drudgery out of business accounting, bookkeeping, and tax planning or preparation.

Certified Public Accountants (CPAs), enrolled agents (EA), and accountants do the heavy lifting for our clients we are not a do-it-yourself software product or online service. You get a dedicated team of experienced professionals without the high hourly fees.

We sign your tax returns, and stand with you in the event of an audit.

Unlimited telephone or email support and a full library of webinars and whitepapers help you learn how to protect your personal and business assets, and take advantage of all allowable deductions.

Save time to focus on your business while we deal with the IRS and state agencies and keep up with constantly changing tax laws.

Save money when we show you how to identify hidden deductions, and help you keep more of the money you earn.

To find out how small or home-based business can keep more of the money they earn, and how 1800Accountant can help avoid tax problems, visit

New York, New York, United States of America
3/15/2019 6:46:37 PM

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