Staff Tax Accountant

DirectedLINK - Torrance, CA

Multiple locations

We are looking to hire a Staff Tax Accountant to join our team who will help with the preparation of tax returns and assist with related client tax matters. The Staff Tax Accountant gathers and reviews a client's tax documents to prepare the necessary partnership, corporate, trust, or individual income tax returns. Perpetual internal communication with an administrative team and the supervisor/manager/partner is also required to bolster an efficient workflow to complete accurate and timely prepared tax returns.


Job Duties:

  • Prepare tax accounting adjustments and financial statements for individuals, corporations, partnerships, trusts, and estates.
  • Prepare personal, corporate, partnership, and estate/trust tax returns
  • Understand client tax issues and situations and assist with tax research
  • Assist with IRS issues and drafting responses to governmental correspondence
  • Assist other team members with accounting responsibilities as necessary
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.



  • Understanding of tax concepts related to individuals, C Corporations, S Corporations, Partnerships, estates, and trusts
  • General knowledge of accounting software such as QuickBooks, AgiLink and/or Datafaction is a plus.
  • Ability to interact and communicate with clients (written, verbal, and in-person)
  • Ability to analyze issues, perform research, and demonstrate critical thinking to apply recommendations
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task is an asset
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Self-motivator with excellent organization skills
  • Able to work in an environment with many interruptions and multitask with composure
  • Always uses discretion when handling confidential information
  • Highly organized and efficient with strong attention to detail and high accuracy rate
  • Able to adapt to new software and technologies
  • Dependable and takes ownership of responsibilities



  • Bachelor's degree required in accounting or a related field
  • Demonstrates ability to effectively communicate with clients and internal staff
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Proficient in Adobe and Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Outlook

Posted On: Wednesday, November 16, 2022

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