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Job Title:  Accountant

Milestones Group is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team.  We provide a wide variety of accounting and tax services to small business and individuals in Northeast Iowa. 

Key Responsibilities                                             

  • Prepare financial statements and provide bookkeeping services for clients
  • Complete weekly, monthly and quarterly payroll tasks for clients
  • Prepare and review all types of tax returns (i.e. 1040, 1120, 1065, etc.)
  • Develop client relationships
  • Assist with workflow on office projects with staff.
  • Work individually or as a team on tax/accounting projects
  • Remain up-to-date on tax practices and changes in tax law

 Ideal Candidate:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, or related field
  • Prior relevant work experience is preferred – background in accounting, tax and computer software programs is a plus, but will consider candidates with less experience who display the necessary attributes for job success.
  • Experience with general ledger and QuickBooks experience is preferred
  • Excellent computer skills; Microsoft Office Suite knowledge
  • Attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
  • Eagerness to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and take initiative on a variety of tasks and projects
  • Must be client focused and detail oriented
  • Willing to be challenged and provide accurate work in a timely manner

 Salary is flexible based on degree and experience.  We are focused on finding the right person for the position.

 Benefits

Health & Vision, 401(k) plus match, Life Insurance, and paid time off