Senior Audit and Tax Associate

Meriwether, Wilson and Company, PLLC is an Iowa-based firm with offices in West Des Moines and Perry. Meriwether, Wilson and Company, PLLC is a full-service accounting firm dedicated to providing our clients with professional, personalized services and guidance in a wide range of financial and business needs. We have proudly served a wide range of clients throughout the Midwest for more than sixty years.

Our West Des Moines office is looking for a Senior Audit and Tax Associate to continue their early career.

Senior Audit and Tax Associate’s responsibilities would include:

  • Performing fieldwork and report writing for assurance engagements
  • Preparing tax returns for individuals, businesses (for-profit and not-for-profit), and trusts
  • Aiding in the training process and developing newly hired associates
  • Reviewing assurance engagement reports completed by staff before passing off to partners
  • Collaborating with Managers/Partners on engagements to
  • Communicate with clients (assurance or tax) and look for ways to add value to their business
  • Sharing ideas with partners to help grow the firm and provide an enjoyable atmosphere for staff

Qualifications for this position would be:

  • 2 years of previous public accounting experience
  • CPA Designation or working towards CPA
  • Analytical skills with detail orientation
  • Ability to work as an effective member of a team
  • Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to ask questions and grow individually and within the firm
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies such as the firm’s artificial intelligence software

Why Meriwether

  • Small-medium medium-sized firm gives daily access to partners and their knowledge base
  • Smaller firm allows for your voice and opinions to be acted upon to help shape firm strategy, culture and future
  • With a wide-ranging client base of different sizes and industries, each day provides something new
  • Flexibility and work-life aided by the ability to work remotely if schedule dictates
  • Low turnover allows for relationships with colleagues beyond work
  • Steady workflow year-round allows for limiting busy season hours to an average of 50
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits

Meriwether, Wilson and Company, PLLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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