Senior Tax Accountant job in Sacramento, CA

  • Location
    Sacramento , California
  • Category
    Accountant - Tax
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
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Senior Tax Account job in Sacramento, CA
CPA firm located in north Sacramento, CA is looking to fill a Senior Tax Accountant opening. This position is a permanent long-term opportunity.  Our client is a mid-sized CPA that offers a casual work environment and has virtually no turnover at any level.  This position offers work/life balance and little to no travel.  Please see below for requirements:
Job Duties:

  • Prepare federal and state income tax returns for individuals, businesses, and exempt organizations
  • Manage a team of 8-10 tax professionals
  • Maintain and develop client base
  • Perform tax research
  • Involved in tax planning and preparation of tax estimates
  • Review tax accruals and associated working papers
  • Assume responsibility for the smooth flow of tax returns and continuous improvement efforts to the tax return preparation process
  • Contribute to the client service team by producing quality work with quick turnaround and attentive service
  • Demonstrate initiative, creativity, and imagination in approaching work
  • Set and meet workflow timelines as it relates to projects

Interpersonal Skills Needed for Success:

  • Develop entrepreneurial approach to client service and good working relationships with internal and external clients
  • Establish good working relationships with all staff team members
  • Continue to develop industry expertise
  • Understand firm ethics and demonstrates them consistently

What does the ideal candidate look like?

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in accounting or other related program.
  • CPA license preferred
  • Prior experience in public accounting and tax preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of competently preparing and reviewing tax returns
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong MS Word, Excel and tax return preparation software computer skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

If you have interest in this position please apply online at  Please feel free to email me directly if you rather.  My email address is  We will be interviewing qualified candidates immediately.  Thank you.   

Please apply with your CV to: Colin Dias 916-923-5555

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