Accounting Manager

RD Barnett - Seattle, WA

Accounting Manager


  • Control your own destiny working for a tax firm that offers independence, flexibility, variety and accelerated growth
  • Develop and hone new skills in an expanded role that includes participating and/or driving business development and other firm related projects
  • Enjoy working with a small – but growing – team of passionate professionals committed to changing the perception of how a tax firm operates


We are CPAs. We are different. We are fun. Your stodgy antiquated tax firm of yore, we are not! No suits and hushed whispers in these hallways – we are equally known for our hustle and creativity as we are for our integrity, expertise. We encourage team members to embrace their uniqueness, cultivate innovation, and contribute above and beyond their “job description”. As a company, we are wholly committed to creating an entrepreneurial environment – one that both reflects and complements our diverse clientele – and sharing in the company’s successes, both financially via revenue share programs and professionally via accelerated career opportunities.

We are a professional firm with a personality and a personal touch. While accounting, tax, and advisory services are the heart of our business, relationships are our life blood. RDB professionals have a passion for working with private companies and their stewards. We listen, we ask questions, we customize solutions, and we care about outcomes. We strive to develop authentic relationships rooted in transparent communications, mutual appreciation and respect and, above all, doing right by our clients.

We are growing. Our team is looking for an experienced Accounting Manager to join us in a broader role – both internally and externally facing – with significant impact across the organization. In addition to managing client accounting projects, the Accounting Manager will be integral to business development efforts, successfully managing and mentoring talent as well as driving other firm related projects and initiatives. We offer a unique opportunity to do something meaningful in a fantastic work in a fun environment while expanding your skills and scope of influence.



  • Bring order to chaos by designing, standardizing and documenting processes, systems, and workflows
  • Promote cross-functional cooperation and accountability transparent communication and effective project management
  • Demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit by balancing extreme efficiency and quality with flawless execution and hustle
  • Grow existing and develop new community connections by fostering authentic relationships and promoting corporate values
  • Shape the culture of the firm through mutual appreciation, people management, and team building
  • Invest in personal development and peer mentoring.
  • Make a real, positive difference in other people's lives through your work
  • Other interesting tasks as needed


Skills and Qualifications:

  • CPA license with 5+ years of public accounting experience and 1+ year of client management experience
  • BA/BS in Accounting
  • Ability to work 50 to 60 hours a week during peak periods
  • References from prior employers/supervisors/clients

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Casual office environment
  • Salary; depends on experience
  • 22 vacation days
  • Sick Leave
  • 2 volunteer days
  • 3% retirement match
  • Medical and dental benefits
  • Cell phone coverage
  • Certification, licensing, and professional membership reimbursement
  • Continuing education opportunities


About Us Founded in 2013, RDB is a young company with a big vision: we want to distill the complicated world of accounting and tax into digestible client and execute with entrepreneurial-like focus and agility. We offer accounting, tax, and advisory solutions to private companies, venture capital funds, and individuals; specializing in estate, technology, medical, retail, and professional services industries. While currently a small Public Accounting firm, our BHAG (Big Hairy Audacious Goal) involves an aggressive growth strategy – fueled by accelerated geographic, industry and product offering expansion – that will land us in the top 300 US firms within a decade.


Posted On: Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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