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Senior Accountant - Tax and Accounting

Hayes & Associates LLC Omaha, NE

Job Description

Hayes & Associates, LLC, CPA’s, (H&A) with offices in Omaha, Nebraska and Council Bluffs, IA is seeking experienced Senior Associates to join our team. For more than 35 years, H&A has provided businesses and non-profit organizations with exceptional audit, tax, and management advisory services. We offer a collaborative work environment that fosters meaningful professional relationships while recognizing individual accomplishments and contributions of staff at varying stages of their careers. We are a dynamic growing firm that offers opportunity to be creative within an environment that rewards commitment to excellence.

At Hayes & Associates, we provide our professionals with a competitive salary, great benefits, and a flexible schedule that allows for cross functional work experiences in each of our service areas. Our team prides itself on hard work, employee development, having fun, and caring for the community in which we serve and reside. We are seeking an energetic, self-motivated professional focused on growing with our unique firm.

This position, under the leadership of a Director and/or Manager, is responsible for performing a variety of tax and accounting functions in accordance with professional standards, regulatory and legal requirements, and firm policy.

Skills required:

  • Ability to review, identify, and correct errors on tax returns and to efficiently request changes
  • Review and track returns in process, understanding how the final return should look once completed
  • Research unique questions using tax research tools
  • Excellent communication skills, able to interview new individual clients demonstrating professional skill 
  • Good understanding of business returns and the implication of the same on individual taxes
  • Conducting fieldwork for technical/complex audit areas
  • Writing financial statements and footnotes
  • Providing limited supervision and support to staff
  • Performing review of staff work
  • Candidates must possess the ability to process technical information efficiently and effectively while balancing various phases of the audit process

Ideal candidates for this position will possess the following:

  • 2+ years progressive experience in public accounting is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; Finance or Business-related field with emphasis in Accounting 
  • CPA certificate (license preferred)
  • Broad based knowledge and understanding of US Tax Code
  • Knowledge of accounting and auditing processes required
  • Strong organization, oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent skills using Microsoft Office products and with accounting software incluing Quickbooks and Quickbooks Online
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and administer multiple projects and deadlines
  • Analytical skills with strong attention to detail
  • Bilingual skills (Spanish) desired, not required

H&A offers a friendly and professional work environment, full benefits, and a competitive salary.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume, along with salary requirements to

Job Details

Date Posted May 10, 2018
Date Closes June 9, 2018
Address 1015 No. 98th Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Suite 200
Department Tax & Accounting
Function Senior Accountant
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Based on Experience
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Hours 45+ hours per week
Start Date 2018-06-15
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 13-2082.00 Tax Preparers
Zipcode 68114
Name Brad Yoder
Address 1015 N. 98th Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68114
Phone 402-390-2480
FAX 402-390-0885

This job offers the following benefits

  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Flexible Hours
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Auditing
  • Financial Forensics
  • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Tax Auditing
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
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Enjoy these benefits
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
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