Tax Associate

 

We are looking for our next Tax Associate to join the tax team!

We are a boutique public accounting firm located in Portland, Oregon. We have been providing peace of mind to our clients since 1987, specializing in tax and assurance services, including tax return preparation, audits, reviews, AUPs, attestations and advisory work for corporations, individuals, not-for-profits and governmental entities.

Our Tax Associates prepare individual, pass-through, corporate business, trust and non-profit federal and state income tax returns.  They prepare property tax returns and other non-income tax returns.  They work with other tax team members on engagements to provide quality products for clients.  They also attend training to develop an understanding of the tax law to better serve our clients. 

 

You :
  • Want to work with people who care about their co-workers and clients and strive to achieve a work-life balance within the rigors of our seasonal business cycle;

  • Are a fast learner and self-starter who pays attention to details, contributes intelligently to projects, and asks for help when needed;

  • Are willing to give back to the community when the opportunity presents itself; and

  • Acknowledge that hard work and long hours are a known facet of a public accounting career but believe that solving problems and giving strategic business recommendations make it all worth it.

  • Are located in the Portland metro area or plan to move to Portland upon accepting the job offer.  

You also have:
  • A positive attitude in all communications and situations;

  • The ability to work well in both team-oriented and self-directed environments;

  • High attention to detail;

  • Excellent customer service, analytical, organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills; and

  • The ability to thrive in high pressure situations and environments while successfully meeting deadlines.

 

We offer all the benefits you expect, including the opportunity to work with well-respected clients, a competitive salary, health and retirement benefits, generous time off, professional training, free parking, minimal travel, team activities and frequent company-sponsored meals to enjoy when the workload ramps up.

If we should talk, please click "Apply Now" to fill out our employment application.
There will be a place in the form to upload your cover letter and resume, so be sure to have that ready.