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Sr. Accounting Associate

Sanft Accounting & Tax, LLC

Location: Watertown

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Accounting

Job Description


  • Project manages one or more client assignments simultaneously, ensuring overall success of each project.
  • Identifies client’s needs/opportunities in order to sell/cross-sell products or services.
  • Establishes work schedules through effective use of project management techniques.
  • Drafts client reports.
  • Shares and transfers knowledge within the team.
  • Develops deeper knowledge and skills in technical field.
  • Actively pursues self-development opportunities in line with the competency model.
  • Builds and nurtures strong working relationships with client management and peer client levels.
  • In consultation with the assignment manager organizes and controls multiple responsibilities and resources to achieve assignment objectives.
  • Manages the implementation of solutions for clients.
  • Advises and coaches team members, provides consistent recognition and encouragement to team members, and sets an example by demonstrating high energy levels and enthusiasm.
  • Works as an effective team member to complete project components and assignment tasks.
  • Successfully directs and maintains a motivated and empowered work team.
  • Performs a detailed review of the team’s work to ensure quality, thoroughness and completion of assignment tasks within agreed time frames.
  • Identifies opportunities to improve assignment profitability and identifies any risk management issues.
  • Actively supports new initiatives.

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience and Personal Attributes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with additional credits minimum, Master's Degree preferred.
  • Current CPA Licensure or Exam Eligible with Plan to Complete the Exam in the next six months.
  • Strong technical knowledge and skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Team management skills - the ability to coach, motivate, and direct a team of people in coordination with firm partner.
  • Team player with a positive 'can do' approach.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in delivery of quality client service.
  • A working knowledge of firm products and services in the practice area, and a general knowledge of produces and services in other practice areas.
  • A general understanding of market trends including opportunities, global and local business initiatives, and stakeholder/competitor interests.

This position requires working in-person within the firm. Applications from remote workers will not be accepted.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year

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