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Hayes & Associates LLC Omaha, NE Salary, Varies, Based on Experience

Staff Accountant  Omaha NE

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Hayes & Associates, LLC is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join our growing firm. The position would office out of our Omaha, Nebraska office, but offers great flexibility with the opportunity for remote working arrangements. This position will serve a diverse client base and is responsible for providing a variety of accounting and auditing functions in support of client objective within the audit, tax and/or outsourcing service areas.

Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing audit fieldwork at various client locations including record verification, developing and completing audit program steps, and reading financial reports. 
  • Examines financial records, prepares reports and financial statements, results of operations, compliance reports, and internal control reports.  
  • Coordinates or participates in pre-audit planning for audit engagements, review of client accounting and operating procedures and systems of internal control. 
  • During tax season, assist with the preparation of federal and state income tax returns.
  • Presents a professional image of the firm when interacting with the client. A CPA certificate or demonstrated ability to sit for the exam, including all required coursework, while not required, is a plus.

This position requires minimal overnight travel as the majority of our clients are local. 

We are seeking an experienced audit professional to provide quality work and can hit the ground running. The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a BS/BA degree in accounting required.
  • A CPA certificate or demonstrated ability to sit for the exam is a plus.
  • Perform audit, agreed-upon procedure, review, compilation, and preparation engagements.
  • Lead the fieldwork portion of audits including substantive and analytical procedures.
  • Review the adequacy of internal controls throughout an auditee, creating workpapers that support the findings and audit steps, development of solid recommendations and alternative solutions to issues identified during the audit
  • Assist in coordinating communications between the audit team and clients as it relates to requested documentation.
  • Assist in planning, risk assessment, and preparation of financial statements.
  • Ability to research technical accounting and auditing issues.
  • Work with team to identify audit issues and provide timely solutions and consultation for our clients.
  • Demonstrate excellence in communication skills, data gathering, analysis, reporting, and process improvement.
  • Meet assigned deadlines or budgets and provide advance warning of problems.
  • Be self-motivated and effectively work independently.
  • Possess excellent client relationship skills and time management skills.
  • Be organized with the ability to execute on multiple, concurrent client engagements.
  • Familiarity with accounting and auditing software including QuickBooks, CCH ProSystem fx Engagement, and PPC are a plus.
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Full-time Employee
Date Posted August 13, 2022
Date Closes September 12, 2022
Start Date Immediately
Address 1015 N. 98th
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Audit & Attest
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 45+ hours per week
SOC Category 13-2011.02 Auditors
Zipcode 68114
Remote Yes
Name LaTricia Harris
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
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Flexible Hours
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Remote Access
  • Sick Leave
  • Telecommuting / Work from Home
  • Time-off to Pursue Interests
  • Travel Stipends
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Achievement Awards
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Microsoft - Excel
  • Financial Analysis
  • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Public Accounting
  • Tax Preparation
  • AME Accounting Software
  • Microsoft Office Accounting
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Presentation Software
  • Problem Resolution
  • Spreadsheets
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Local and State Taxation

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