Tax Accountant



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Salary Range

30.0 - 40.0 HOURLY

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Des Moines, IA - Professional - (USA) 1719 Grand Avenue (Professional) IA Des Moines , IA - 50309 Phone : 515-288-6745



Job Description

Are you an experienced Tax Accountant living near Ames with at least 6 years of tax preparation experience? Do you have experience working in a small to mid-sized public accounting setting and also have a Bachelor’s degree? A Manpower client has an immediate need for a permanent Tax Accountant.

What’s in it for you?
•Permanent position.
•Public Accounting experience is NOT required so this is a great opportunity if you’re looking to get Public Accounting experience.
•Build skills and grow with a company that understands your potential.
•Generous compensation package, including excellent benefits and incentive bonuses.
•Hourly position so you will get PAID FOR OVERTIME.
•No travel.

•Prepare individual, corporate and PTR tax returns.
•General business and tax consultations.
•Handle routine client questions and work with clients to obtain necessary information for financials and tax return completion.
•Respond to IRS notices.
•Conduct tax research.
•Make journal entries for year-end close and financial statements.
•Monthly bookkeeping duties.

•Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred.
•Public Accounting experience is preferred, but not required.
•CPA or EA preferred, but not required. Must be open to obtaining these.
•6+ years of tax preparation experience.
•Must be a quick learner who has the ability to jump in with minimal supervision.
•Ability to work overtime as needed.