Seeking Capable Accounting and Tax Intern for a Certified Public Accounting firm in Houston TX
Why apply to this position?
We are a very unique accounting firm, non-traditional, with a strong work ethic, promote and train staff to become technically strong, provide staff exposure to work with business owners from different industries. You would want to apply for this position if you want to learn real accounting and tax knowledge and skills.
Why is this an exciting position?
This is a position where you will be able to learn all you need to know about accounting and taxes for small business owners. We promise that you will gain valuable and unique experiences (we even have our own YouTube channel) where you will learn to appreciate how important business accounting and taxes are to help businesses grow. Rather than working behind the desks, interns have the opportunity to interact with clients who are primarily business owners.
What is our culture?
We place a high emphasis on meritocracy! Everyone who can perform will be rewarded. Performing staffs receive bonuses 2 times a year. Raises/increases are given based on performance. Staff who achieve excellent results get noticed immediately and are rewarded. Staffs who are able to work with other team members and exercise a strong work ethic and team spirits excel very quickly in our environment.
Who is an ideal applicant?
A self-starter! You need to LOVE accounting and taxes like all of us do! You need to be passionate about numbers. Candidates who strive in our environment are the ones who have excellent excel skills, know and understand QuickBooks/Xero and you stand a chance to be a superstar if you love to read and understand IRS rules and regulations. Strong preference for those who know LACERTE. If you know Lacerte, we may consider offering you a position right away!
Who should apply?
Accounting graduates or CPA candidates who look for long-term careers in the public accounting industry. If you see great meanings in doing accounting and tax work and want to thrive in a dynamic environment where we play active roles in businesses, you will love working in our team! If you just want to “try-out” public accounting, please do not apply. We are serious about grooming every one of our team members and we are serious about growing your career with us.
What qualifications do you need to have?
Accounting, accounting, accounting! You must be an accounting major and you MUST have an accounting degree. You need to understand your debits and credits. You need to be familiar with IRS rules and regulations. We prefer candidates who have completed 1040, 1065, 1120S and 1120.
Current enrollment and completion of at least one semester at a college or university working towards a degree in Business, Accounting, or closely related field.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: Starting salary will need to commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualification. Immediate raise after 3 months of probation. Health insurance included.