Senior Tax Accountant in Woodbridge Township, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, located near Woodbridge, NJ is adding a Senior Tax Accountant to the team.

In this role the ideal candidate will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Lead assigned client tax engagements from start to finish, including engagement planning, directing, completion of assigned tax projects, and managing the assigned projects to budget
  • Supervise, train, and mentor other tax associates and interns on assigned tax projects, and assess the performance of tax staff associates for engagement reviews
  • Review client tax returns completed by assigned tax staff and make necessary recommendations on tax return preparation regarding accuracy and applicable savings opportunities
  • Gain a continuous level of increased compliance responsibility in the review process.
  • Prepare client tax returns for the more complex individual, trust, partnership, corporate and foreign tax clients
  • Research and consult with management on various client-related tax matters
  • Participate in networking and business development activities on behalf of the firm

Requirements for the position include:

  • Minimum 3 years of related work experience
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Exceptional knowledge of tax laws
  • CPA or parts of the CPA exam passed is preferred
  • Previous tax return preparation experience is required


This is an excellent direct-hire, permanent role with outstanding benefits, Paid time off, Parental leave, Health insurance, Dental insurance, Retirement plans, and the opportunity to grow with the company.