Job Description

Position Title: Senior Accountant – CPA Firm
Industry: Finance and Accounting
Reports To: Accounting Supervisor
Location: Rockville, MD
Status: Direct Hire
Growing CPA firm in Rockville, MD has a great opportunity for an Accountant ready to take the next next in his/her career. This Senior Accountant role could be what you need to get on the path towards a management role!

Senior Accountant Position Summary:

  • Conduct all aspects of audit and accounting engagements
  • Prepare client tax returns
  • Assist clients in solving complex tax issues
  • File tax law changes
  • Compile and review financial statements
  • Effectively negotiate with taxing authorities on the client’s behalf
  • Manage client relationships, due dates, and workflow
  • Guide clients through the resolution and compliance process
  • Provide corporate business guidance
  • Prepare financial statement footnotes (on areas audited) and internal control observations and recommendations.
  • Keep current on all accounting and auditing updates, as well as tax legislation

Senior Accountant Qualifications Summary:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Certified Public Accountant License / CPA
  • Minimum three years relevant experience in public accounting
  • Knowledge of CCH ProSystem software preferred
  • Desire to work in a collaborative environment
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy of work
  • Strong ability to multitask, stay organized, and take ownership of projects to see them through to completion
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analysis abilities


This is a full time, direct hire position located in Rockville, MD.  Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience, training, and education.  This position offers an excellent health benefits package, retirement plan, free parking and many other advantages.