Current Openings

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Looking for a healthy work-life balance and great benefits? What about an opportunity to advance your career? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Larson Gross has a lot to offer and in exchange, we’re looking for the best talent.

Resumes are accepted year round for positions in administration, bookkeeping and for certified public accountants. If you have prior public accounting experience, we want to hear from you.

You can apply for the following positions by submitting your cover letter and resume to us.

Current openings:

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the openings you see listed below.

Client Opportunity-Controller

Client Opportunity-Controller

Foundation Restoration, the premier concrete restoration and coatings company in the North Sound, is looking for a team-oriented leader, problem solver, and strategic thinker to manage all accounting and finance activities in their Bellingham office.

This position will serve as a key member of the decision-making team.

Main Responsibilities include:

  • Month end reporting and analysis, budgets, modified cash flow projections, as well as bookkeeping oversight and inventory control.
  • Cash management.
  • Monitoring profitability by job type and sector, suggesting ways to improve.
  • Preparing reports required by outside agencies including sales/excise, census, labor and statistics, insurance audits, etc.
  • Preparing payroll and overseeing human resources including job based semi-monthly payroll, quarterly tax returns, certified payroll, etc.
  • Working directly with CPA to ensure tax-ready financials and support shareholder interests.
  • Ensuring compliance with company and government based rules and regulations.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Thorough understanding of accounting principles (GAAP), systems and methods
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional accounting experience; Construction industry experience preferred
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications and Accounting Software
  • Proven initiative and follow-through with drive for constant improvement
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to convey information in a straight-forward and easily understandable manner
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Able to be quick-thinking and flexible in a dynamic environment

This is a part-time position (20-25 hours per week) with the possibility for additional hours as the company continues to expand. Compensation is competitive and depends upon your experience. Wellness stipend, paid holidays and vacation time are included benefits.

If you want to contribute your outstanding accounting and finance skills to a fast-growing and progressive business that values teamwork, innovation, and work/life balance, this could be the ideal position for you.

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International Tax Manager

International Tax Manager

Core Job Responsibilities:
• Provide a full range of tax planning, consulting, and compliance expertise to individual and corporate clients in a wide variety of industries
• Cultivate client advisor relationships and effectively present client service capabilities
• Develop and lead team members by delegating challenging work, delivering continuous real-time feedback, and providing effective direction and oversight across lines of business and projects
• Serve as a positive change agent and role model to team members
• Actively participate in efforts to identify, attract and retain talent
• Build a professional network

Preferred Qualifications:
• 5+ years experience providing public accounting/tax consulting with a focus on International Taxation
• Current and valid CPA license
• Experience serving closely-held business owners
• Bachelors or Masters degree in Accounting
• Superior written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
• Previous supervisory/managerial experience
• Computer expertise including knowledge of tax software and technology

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Accounting Services Senior

Accounting Services Senior

Accounting Services Seniors provide direct, proactive accounting support to clients.

Technical Responsibilities include:

  • Accounting Software Set Up and Review
  • Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Reconcile Bank Accounts and trace discrepancies
  • 1099 Preparation
  • Bill Payment
  • Preparation, review and filing of state and local tax returns
  • Preparation and review of payrolls, submit tax withholdings, prepare quarterly tax returns, and prepare W2s
  • General Ledger maintenance and review
  • Record transactions and maintain various accounting software systems
  • Other projects as assigned

Supervision Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and supervise the client project team and manage all project details
  • Dedicate time to coaching Associate level staff and provide timely feedback
  • Review project work to help ensure the quality of the client deliverable and to identify coaching/training opportunities

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

  • Minimum of three (3) years responsible accounting or bookkeeping experience related to a computerized accounting system, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, general ledger and financial reports.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements for processing payroll accounting transactions and payroll returns.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements for state and local tax filings
  • Proficiency with computer and spreadsheet software programs (Excel) and the ability to operate general office equipment.
  • Hands-on experience using Quickbooks with an aptitude for learning new software and a desire to leverage technology
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English.

Additional Skills/Characteristics Needed to Perform the Job

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with an ability to establish rapport and credibility
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines; Capable of delegating and reviewing work
  • Detail oriented and accurate
  • Can do attitude and a willingness to learn
  • Flexible mindset and ability to embrace change

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Senior Tax Accountant

Senior Tax Accountant

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Complete complex tax returns and research
  • Direct and review the work of staff accountants
  • Train and supervise staff on routine accounting and tax engagements
  • Plan, schedule, and interview clients
  • Prepare engagement budgets
  • Develop client relationships

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3-6+ years experience in public accounting, demonstrating a progression of complexity of tax knowledge and accounting projects
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Accounting
  • Current and valid CPA license
  • Able to manage workload efficiently, seek additional responsibility, and meet all deadlines
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills with staff and clients
  • Previous supervisory experience or a strong aptitude
  • Demonstrates initiative
  • Strong team ethic
  • Good problem solving skills

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Senior Auditor

Senior Auditor

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Perform a broad range of more advanced tasks which could include more complex tax returns, compilations, reviews, audits and research
  • Direct and review the work of staff accountants and proactively identify issues or problems that may need to be resolved
  • Train and supervise staff on routine accounting and audit engagements
  • Participate in planning, scheduling, and interviewing clients
  • Prepare engagement budgets
  • Develop client relationships

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3-6+ years experience in public accounting, demonstrating a progression of complexity of tax and audit knowledge and accounting projects
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Accounting
  • Current and valid CPA license
  • Able to manage workload efficiently, seek additional responsibility, and meet all deadlines
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills with staff and clients
  • Previous supervisory experience or a strong aptitude
  • Demonstrates initiative
  • Strong team ethic
  • Good problem solving skills

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Seasonal Tax Preparers (February through April)

Seasonal Tax Preparers (February through April)

Core job responsibilities include:

  • Complete basic to complex tax returns

Preferred qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience in public accounting or similar tax preparation environment
  • Ability to manage high volume workload efficiently while meeting deadlines
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills with staff and clients

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