Semi-Senior Accountant - Tax

    • Job Tracking ID: 512865-545985
    • Job Location: Brea, CA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: November 22, 2017
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

At Frazer, LLP, we pride ourselves on our pursuit of excellence in all that we do. The scope of the Tax Semi-Senior duties include assisting with agriculture, construction, dairy, real estate, manufacturing, and distribution clients, in addition to many other areas. We build trusting relationships with our clients in order to execute the most effective strategies to help them achieve their goals. We’re looking for hardworking, inspiring people to join our team who truly want to grow professionally, and who want to see their clients succeed. We’re grateful for your interest in becoming a part of our professional family.

About the Opportunity

We are currently seeking to hire a Semi-Senior Tax Accountant for our Brea, CA office who has at least 2 years of experience working as a tax accountant in a public accounting firm. As a semi-senior, you will be performing specifically assigned tasks in accordance with directions furnished by the engagement senior, manager, director or partner. This position is responsible for keeping management informed on the status of their work and of any problems that may arise. This position may assist clients by providing a full spectrum of individual, partnership, and S-Corp tax services including planning, research and compliance. Technical skills are necessary to assist in all tasks associated with tax engagements, including the mentorship and training of tax staff.

Essential Functions:      

  • Prepare tax returns for individuals and various types of entities including Multi-State and foreign disclosures.
  • Prepare and deliver tax projections to clients.
  • Assist with IRS and FTB field and office examinations, including preparing files with factual detail and applicable tax law.
  • Have a working knowledge of tax research programs for tax research assignments.
  • Help clients with inquiries regarding accounting and tax issues. 
  • Participate in recruiting events.

Experience and Skills:


  • Working knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong presentation and organizational skills
  • Highly motivated to learn and grow within the firm
  • Capable of managing multiple client engagements in addition to completing tasks related to business development

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of 3-years of experience gained within a public accounting firm
  • Certified Public Accountant license

Preferred Position Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Taxation is a plus.
  • Knowledge of accounting software (QuickBooks or similar)
  • Knowledge of tax program software (ProSystem fx Tax or similar)
  • Knowledge of engagement management software (ProSystem fx Engagement or similar)
  • Knowledge of asset depreciation software (ProSystem fx Fixed Assets or similar)


Our Success is Dependent on the Success of Our Employees

When it comes to taking care of our employees, we believe generosity goes a long way. Frazer, LLP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes, but is not limited to the following: medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, 401(k) plan, profit sharing plan, section 125 plan, New Client Referral Bonus, Recruitment Bonus, CPE training, paid professional dues, and alternative work schedule during the off-season.