Tax Opportunity at Growing Columbia CPA Firm

Well-respected Columbia CPA firm is seeking an experienced Tax Professional with a background in public accounting.  Clients represent a diverse range of industries, including banking, insurance, medical, manufacturing, governmental, and non-profits.  Firm offers attractive work-from-home opportunity, reasonable overtime, modest travel, bonus potential, and good benefits program.

Competitive salary depending upon experience level.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Credit Analyst

Well-respected, established company in Columbia has an excellent opportunity for a Credit Analyst.  The successful candidate will be responsible for developing relationships with internal and external customers, applying corporate credit policies and procedures, and pursuing payment collection within a commercial collections work environment.  Specific duties include the following:  perform credit and financial analysis of prospective customer applications and assign credit limits and any additional risk mitigation tools; ensure compliance and adherence to all standard operating procedures and report questionable activities to Credit Manager; collect and analyze existing customer credit and financial information to determine appropriate maximum credit limit; monitor total account balances vs. current credit limits and analyze customer credit and financial information when necessary to minimize risk of excess exposure and loss; ensure that additions/revisions to company terms and conditions are reviewed and approved by the proper company employee and are communicated to those impacted by the changes; participate in joint sales calls with the company’s sales team; perform other duties as assigned, etc.

Our client is ideally seeking a candidate with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting and 3+ years of commercial credit experience or an Associates degree and an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Experience in the extension and approval of credit in a commercial or consumer environment preferred.  Must have knowledge of federal and state laws pertaining to credit decisions and of the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act.  Candidate must possess skills in organization and time management, verbal and written communication, problem-solving, analysis and communication of financial information to facilitate decision making, proficiency in MS Office with emphasis in Excel, and ability to function in fast-paced, high demand environment.

Salary of $45-65K, depending upon experience.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Accounting Analyst

Blue-chip Midlands dealership has an excellent opportunity for a motivated, positive candidate to manage the accounting and reconciliation of daily parts returns.  Will work with individual team members from other disciplines to follow-up on and document return transactions and outcomes.  Duties will include overseeing parts returns account reconciliations, reviewing financial statements for accuracy and legal compliance, preparing special reports as requested by management, and maintaining financial security by keeping information confidential and adhering to internal controls.

We are seeking a self-directed, positive team member with an Associates degree in Accounting and related experience in accounts payable, inventory, reconciliations, and/or staff accounting required.  Must possess strong critical thinking skills, attention to detail, ability to work independently, computer skills (including MS Office environment with emphasis on Excel), strong communication skills, high-level of integrity and professionalism, solid planning and organizational skills, ability to navigate change, willingness to pursue training and personal development opportunities, and demonstrated personal commitment to integrity, service, and continuous improvement.

Salary of $45-55K based on experience.  Benefits include excellent competitive benefits, world-class training, supportive work environment, and opportunities for advancement.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Controller

Blue-chip, multi-location law firm based in Columbia is seeking a Controller/CPA to oversee the financial functions of the firm.  Responsibilities include oversight of accounting, billing, financial reporting, strategic planning, budgeting, forecasting, cash flow, capital management, internal controls, payroll, and compliance.  Position supervises a staff of five and reports to Chief Operating Officer.

Ideal profile is a professional candidate with Bachelors degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or equivalent and 5+ years of progressively responsible experience in corporate or public accounting.  Successful candidate must be a Certified Public Accountant.

Salary of $85-100K.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Tax Senior/Manager for Financial Advisor Position

Highly respected, blue-chip wealth management firm in the Midlands is seeking a top tax professional to join its client service team.  Position offers the opportunity to support the firm’s Financial Advisors by serving as the firm’s in-house specialist on income tax planning, following regulatory changes that may impact clients, and creating tax projections for clients.  In addition, the successful candidate will transition into a Financial Advisor role and serve as lead advisor for a group of clients.  Once the candidate has obtained Certified Financial Planner or CPA/Personal Financial Specialist designation, duties will include creating financial plans for and with clients, assisting in the implementation of such plans, and conducting regular reviews of client plans.

Candidates should be a Certified Public Accountant with 5-10 years of tax experience in public accounting.  CFP, CPA/PFS, or firm commitment to obtain at least one of these designations required.  MBA or JD a plus but not required.  Must function well in team environment, possess high emotional quotient, have strong communication skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks.

Competitive salary plus attractive benefits and excellent advancement potential.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Tax Professionals

Established, respected CPA firms in Columbia and Charleston are seeking tax professionals with experience in individual, corporate, partnership, and fiduciary tax compliance and tax research. Excellent work environments. Will be responsible for supervising and mentoring less-experienced staff.

Successful candidates should be a CPA or CPA candidate with at least 3 years of diverse tax or audit experience in public accounting.  Masters of Taxation ideal but not required.  Must have solid communication and supervisory skills and a passion for assisting clients with tax matters.

Market salary.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Manager-Investment Accounting

Growing real estate investment company has a high-profile opportunity for a strong accounting professional with commercial real estate experience.  The Manager-Investment Accounting will manage all aspects of property and investment accounting for the company’s investments, including the closing process, property-level financial statement analysis, budgeting, reforecasting, and business intelligence.  Specific duties include the following:

  • Supervise, manage and direct day-to-day activities of property accounting and staff, including recurring journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, variance reports and internal/external  financial reporting
  • Oversee and ensure timely and accurate monthly close of the property general ledgers and creation of property level financial statements
  • Review budget to actual explanations by line item for all properties and determine the key drivers of budget to actual property Net Operating Income variances
  • Partner with the Director – Investment Accounting and the Managing Director – Asset Management on the budgeting and reforecasting process for all properties
  • Partner with the Asset Management team to review accounts receivable detail along with the operations teams to determine the required bad debt reserves and to ensure all income is billed in accordance with lease terms, including review of monthly accruals and annual reconciliations of recovery items
  • Partner with various property operations groups to identify value creation opportunities at the property level that will drive efficiencies into the leasing and property valuation process and increase cash flow through sales reporting, percentage rent, and expense recoveries
  • Play a key role in the Company’s financial reporting process including the preparation of the quarterly report and annual audited financial statements
  • Provide sound advice relative to potential financial implications of proposed transactions, acquisitions, and dispositions and interact with all levels within the Company to ensure proper recording of financial transactions
  • Manage departmental projects that deploy updated processes and technology to create efficiencies and automate manual tasks
  • Assist with special projects or tasks to support the overall Company’s goals
  • Maintain and document policies and procedures around financial reporting, internal controls, and accounting system infrastructure

Position will supervise a growing staff, report to Director-Investment Accounting, and work closely with the Chief Financial Officer and other members of senior financial management.

This opportunity requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field and 6+ years of experience specifically in commercial real estate property accounting.  A focus on retail or office space preferred.   Masters degree or CPA preferred but not required.  Experience with Yardi and Argus Enterprise ideal.

To $120K plus bonus potential.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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