POSITION LOCATION: Cincinnati, OH
Brixey & Meyer is a regional accounting Firm whose mission is to have a positive impact on the people of our Firm and the clients we serve. As a six-time winner of the Dayton Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” award, we understand that culture matters.
Our top priority is to provide an environment for our team that fosters professional growth and success.
We have offices in Cincinnati, Columbus and Dayton. Founded in 2002, our Firm has quickly established itself as the region’s first choice for accounting, tax and business advisory services.
We are looking for a talented and motivated State & Local Tax Staff Accountant. This position is housed out of our Cincinnati office.
The State and Local Tax Staff Accountant is an experienced staff level position responsible for tax preparation and compliance. This includes but is not limited to preparing returns, basic accounting, and client communications.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Performs compliance work for credits and incentives reporting, sales/use taxes, and other various state and local taxes
Researches and drafts technical memoranda regarding income, franchise, and sales and use tax questions
Completes tax planning and continues to develop understanding of state and local tax law
Builds and manages client relationships for various state and local tax projects
Reviews clients’ current tax processes to identify inefficiencies and provide enhancements to improve the clients’ procedures and reduce tax exposure
Uses sales/use tax software systems for compliance needs, supporting implementation of sales/use tax software
Assists with federal, state, and local audits and notices
Trains, mentors, and supervises interns
Monitors the workflow and due dates of projects
Participates in Firm committees and activities
Promotes the Firm positively in the community and through professional organizations involvement
Performs other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
Advanced computer literacy, including proficient use of all Microsoft Office products
Valid driver’s license and safe driving record
Progress towards either CPA license or eligibility to sit for CPA exam preferred
Excellent writing, communication, and tax research skills
Some sales/use tax consulting and compliance experience
Strong attention to detail and the ability to work on multiple client engagements
Proven interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with both internal and external team members, as well as external client relationships
Strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines
Demonstrated client relationship management as well as collaboratively within a team setting
Open to constant learning and training from other team members due to the ongoing diversity of client engagements
Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
Process oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines
Desire to have fun with your work and to contribute to our unique company culture
WHY BRIXEY & MEYER:
We offer competitive pay and employee benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, a 401(k) plan with employer match and continued education programs. All benefits are designed to promote employee health and well being while assisting our people to achieve their desired work-life balance.
Brixey & Meyer is an equal opportunity employer, who values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.