Staff Management | SMX Staff Accountant in Leawood, Kansas

Staff Accountant

City.: Leawood

Pay Range:

Location: KS

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ID: 91828


Employment Duration: Full time


Staff Management | SMX is currently hiring for a Staff Accountant for direct hire with a progressive CPA and financial services firm in Leawood, KS. Our client is looking for someone to make a crucial contribution to the company’s rapidly growing accounting practice!


  • 3 weeks of vacation

  • Company paid health benefits

  • And more!

What you will do:

  • Responsible for working on individual, corporate, partnership, trust, and fiduciary tax returns

  • Prepare taxes for individuals and companies

  • Serve as consultant for businesses regarding decisions relating to tax benefits

  • Compile financial states

  • Review exposure

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience (1 year working through a tax season)

  • CPA is a bonus – or someone interested in obtaining their CPA

  • Familiarity with pass-through taxation (S corporation and partnership)

  • Experience with or interest in providing advisory services

  • Ability to perform individual tax projections

  • Ability to analyze and respond to federal and state tax notices

  • Desire to/comfortable with meeting clients to gather information for income tax prep

  • Thorough understanding of tax planning process and the need for planning throughout the year

  • Familiarity with basic pass-through entity taxation