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CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS

AUDIT & TAX ASSOCIATE

 

Linger, Peterson & Shrum is an accounting firm that has been in business for more than 90 years. We are dedicated to providing our clients with professional, personalized services and guidance. We are committed to excellence, as well as growth and learning to provide the best service possible for our clients. Our services include auditing, tax planning and preparation, payroll services and consulting services. Linger, Peterson & Shrum offers an outstanding work experience for our team, a competitive salary and a great benefits package.

General Job Duties

 

  • Prepare individual, fiduciary, partnership, and corporate tax returns

  • Prepare financial statements, assist with month-end close processes, fixed asset accounting, G/L reconciliations to subsidiary ledgers

  • Prepare compiled, reviewed and audited work papers and financial statements

  • Assist with consulting projects

  • Manage assigned tasks and provide work status updates to project managers

 

Job Requirements

 

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration with accountancy option (or graduation by Spring 2020)

  • CPA candidate

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Job offer is contingent on passing a background check, credit check and drug screening

 

Salary and Hours

 

  • Regular hours are Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. Overtime hours are expected during the peak of audit and tax seasons.

  • The salary range is $40,000 to $42,000 annually. This is a permanent, full-time position.

 

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

TAX ASSOCIATE

 

Linger, Peterson & Shrum is an accounting firm that has been in business for more than 90 years. We are dedicated to providing our clients with professional, personalized services and guidance. We are committed to excellence, as well as growth and learning to provide the best service possible for our clients. Our services include auditing, tax planning and preparation, payroll services and consulting services. Linger, Peterson & Shrum offers an outstanding work experience for our team, a competitive salary and a great benefits package.

 

General Job Duties

 

  • Prepare individual, fiduciary, partnership, and corporate tax returns

  • Responsible for tax services for the remainder of the year outside of tax season while other staff accountants focus on audits

  • Bookkeeping services for clients

  • Payroll services for clients

  • Property tax return preparation for clients

  • Sales tax return preparation for clients

  • Assist with consulting projects

  • Other services as necessary

  • Manage assigned tasks and provide work status updates to project managers

 

Job Requirements

 

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration with accountancy option (or graduation by Spring 2020)

  • CPA candidate

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Job offer is contingent on passing a background check, credit check and drug screening

 

Salary and Hours

 

  • Regular hours are Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. Overtime hours are expected during tax season.

  • The salary range is $40,000 to $42,000 annually. This is a permanent, full-time position.

SENIOR TAX ASSOCIATE

 

The firm is seeking to hire a Senior Tax Associate. This position will focus on tax and other services that the firm provides.

We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefit package, the opportunity to join a great team and have a great work experience.


The right candidate:

  • Must be a CPA or Enrolled Agent with at least five years of experience in tax

  • Must be able to lead staff

  • Must be able to work effectively within a team setting

  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with clients, staff, appropriate government agencies and vendors

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Tax preparation for individuals, partnerships, corporations and trusts

  • Leading a team of four staff accountants throughout tax season and reviewing their work

  • Responsible for tax services for the remainder of the year outside of tax season while staff accountants focus on audits

  • Bookkeeping for clients

  • Payroll services for clients

  • Property tax preparation for clients

  • Other services as necessary

 

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

TAX MANAGER

 

The firm is seeking to hire a Tax Manager. This position will lead the Firm's tax department with a focus on tax and other services that the firm provides.

We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefit package, the opportunity to join a great team and have a great work experience.


The right candidate:

  • Must be a CPA with at least seven years of experience in tax

  • Must be able to manage and train staff

  • Must be able to work effectively within a team setting

  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with clients, staff, appropriate government agencies and vendors

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Tax preparation for individuals, partnerships, corporations and trusts

  • Managing and training a team of four staff accountants throughout tax season and reviewing their work

  • Responsible for tax services for the remainder of the year outside of tax season while staff accountants focus on audits

  • Bookkeeping for clients

  • Payroll services for clients

  • Property tax preparation for clients

  • Other services as necessary

 

Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

Linger, Peterson & Shrum, 575 E. Locust Avenue, Suite 308, Fresno, CA 93720