Tax Staff Accountant

ScaleFactor Partners is seeking a Tax Staff Accountant to add to our expanding team of accounting and finance consultants. ScaleFactor is a high-growth organization bringing a new-age, IT-driven approach to the accounting and finance arenas of both start-up and scaling companies. Successful candidates must possess the entrepreneurial drive & spirit to thrive in a fast-paced, evolving environment. Our team is in need of another rock star that has the accounting knowledge and administrative skills to be a proven value-add to our client-focused practice. The Tax Staff Accountant role will perform a multitude of compliance and tax projects at ScaleFactor.  Additionally, the role will allow the candidate to work on a variety of accounting, finance, and administrative duties. The position allows for the opportunity to have a direct impact in all areas of ScaleFactor, now and in the future.

The ideal candidate is comfortable having responsibilities that vary significantly month over month, some of which will include:

  • Client centric interaction and problem solving
  • Prepare or assist in preparing simple to complex tax returns for individuals or small businesses
  • Completing financial analyses of business operations, client financial records, and providing support in order to determine book/tax changes required for tax purposes
  • Performing as a team lead with new client tax returns, tax consulting projects, research projects, and other tax compliance issues
  • Providing key analyses in transactional planning and advanced accounting topics from a tax perspective
  • Assessing client’s current practices and offering insight into changes to meet compliance requirements and/or reduce tax obligations

 DEMONSTRATED SKILLS

  • Technology savvy, can-do attitude, and approach
  • Problem-solving and proactive decision-making
  • Adaptability and resourcefulness to drive results
  • Always looking to improve
  • Project management skills with the ability to successfully handle multiple clients’ needs concurrently
  • Highly self-motivated and versatile
  • Sound financial statement understanding including knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

 QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Master's in Accounting - Tax Focus preferred 
  • Experience with a wide variety of tax return filings including Corporations, Partnerships, S-corporations, and Individuals
  • 1-2 years of public accounting and/or industry experience
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with client-facing work experience
  • Experience with various accounting and operations software platforms preferred
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, mind & drive
  • Technological Optimist

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