Tax Associate | CPA Candidate | Enrolled Agent
Job Details
Entry
Optional Work from Home
Full Time
Occasionally
Day
Accounting
Why Choose YHB

You chart the course; we help you lift off. We aren't limited by the constrains of a small firm or stuck in the big-firm mentality. Our culture is based on relationships — between team members and our clients. We look to hire great people and empower our people to take ownership of their careers while we help provide the tools for success.

 

At YHB, you'll be part of a dynamic and diverse team of both experienced and developing professionals and leaders – the perfect place to ground your professional roots and grow!  As an Accounting Associate working with our Tax and Audit teams, you will have the opportunity to work alongside proven public accounting professionals & subject matter experts while also receiving invaluable guidance and mentorship from Firm Leadership. 

 

We are eager to welcome up and coming Tax and Audit Accounting Associates who are ready to drive their personal and professional development forward!

 

What We're Looking For

Areas of Accountability

  • Challenge yourself to maintain a keen understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles – specifically as they relate to Tax and Audit – and the ability to appropriately apply these principles in your everyday work
  • Take ownership of problem solving and solution finding by clearly identifying the relevant/key issue(s) as they arise
    • Seek guidance from Supervisors and Managers before initiating a solution, but always come prepared with possible solutions – or how you think it could be solved!
  • Contribute to the creation and preservation of positive client relationships & trust by demonstrating:
    • Clear and concise communication with Firm Leadership regarding progress and/or status of client returns
    • A sense of urgency and an appreciation for timely completion of work to meet deadlines and client expectations
    • Attention to detail and thorough revision of completed work to double check for accuracy
  • Prepare and complete workpapers that you can be proud of!
    • Organized | Neat | Cross-referenced | Uniform | Thorough
  • Seek opportunities to assist Supervisors and Managers with additional client returns, workpapers, or other general tasks to both further your knowledge & experience as well as benefit the team’s success as a whole
  • Understanding that there is value in the skills that you’ve acquired, and that at times, those skills may require you to spend time on projects and tasks outside of your typical scope of work

Keys to Success

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Accounting or related field
  • Experience in Accounting and an interest in sitting for the CPA exam
    • 150 Credit Hours preferred, but not required
  • Understanding, or ability to quickly learn, relevant and necessary Audit practices and methodologies
  • Ability to work as a part of a team and an appreciation for giving and receiving productive feedback
  • Effectively managing time and priorities while working on multiple simultaneous tasks or deadlines
  • Strong desire to learn and grow as a professional and as a leader within your team and your community

Opportunities for Development

  • Company supported professional and leadership development including, but not limited to: 
    • Mentoring within YHB Leadership Circles, Tuition Reimbursement, Comp Time for Continuing Education, and Professional Association Membership Dues
  • Actively contribute to the growth and development of team members by providing feedback and guidance – a rising tide raises all ships!
  • Recognition and reward for initiative and dedication – your hard work won’t go unseen or unappreciated!

 

YHB is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and all applicants for employment. For us, this is the only acceptable way to do business!

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