Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in a position with our firm. Burkhart & Company continually seeks established professionals, as well as outstanding individuals ready to launch their career in the field of public accounting. Recruiting top talent and challenging each person to develop professionally is a firm priority.

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EXPERIENCED ACCOUNTANT

Downtown CPA firm has a current opening for an experienced accountant.  Join our team and grow professionally while servicing clients and expanding your knowledge.  Excellent work environment and compensation package offered.  Professional will work directly on accounting, consulting, and business advisory services.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide accounting services and support to firm clientele.

  • Reconciliation of general ledger and bank accounts.

  • Financial reporting and analysis.

  • A/R, A/P, and payroll.

  • Update and maintain fixed assets systems.

  • Prepare form 1099’s for both the firm and clients.

  • Sales tax and payroll compliance.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of an Associate’s degree in Accounting is required.

  • Minimum 2-3 years of accounting experience.

  • Detail oriented with excellent organization skills.

  • Superior communication skills, both oral and written.

  • Must be a self-starter, with a commitment to high quality.

  • Experience in a professional services firm helpful, but not required.

  • Proficiency in QuickBooks and MS Office, preferred.

 

Interested candidates should forward their resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to recruiter@burkhartcpa.com.  Please note the position in the subject line.

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CLIENT RELATIONSHIP MANAGER

Consider joining a dynamic team as a client relationship manager for high net worth families. This unique opportunity requires integration of mature technical, managerial and emotional intelligence. The best candidate will be attracted to the firm’s platform where they can utilize their technical skills in complex tax planning and compliance and financial reporting as well as gifts in progressive leadership and vision.  At the center of Firm’s efforts is a desire to help enterprising individuals and their families optimize their resources and realize a more abundant life. This open position is an invitation to a person with high ideals to have impact upon human capital beyond effective tax management and financial stewardship.

The Firm provides a leading edge offering in family office services including financial and tax compliance and planning as well as strategic and purposeful stewardship consulting. There is a commitment to continuous improvement to effectively outsource the “back office” as well as financial advisory service needs of our select clientele. An excellent work environment, collegiality with highly skilled professionals and a progressive career track are afforded. 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead significant client engagements with direct interface with multi-generational family members

  • Development of new client relationships

  • Relationship formation and engagement with multi-disciplinary network of outside professionals (e.g., bankers, attorneys, investment managers, etc.)

  • Development of team members in technical and soft-skill areas

  • Integration of firm resources to meet clients’ needs

  • Review of client income tax returns for partnerships, LLCs, trusts, and individuals

  • Review of client financial statements and management reports

  • Providing tax and financial planning advice for clients

  • Spearheading and participating in special client and firm projects

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required; MAcc or MBA degree preferred.

  • CPA certification

  • 10+ years related experience

  • Public accounting firm experience highly relevant

  • Strong financial acumen and significant analytical and supervisory skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Passion for entrepreneurship and innovation

  • Preference for a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement

  • Commitment to high quality service

  • Dedication to teamwork and leadership

  • Knowledge of CCH ProSystem fx, mainstream accounting software

Interested applicants should forward their resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to recruiter@burkhartcpa.com.   Please note the position in the subject line.

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PROFESSIONAL STAFF ACCOUNTANT - TAX PREPARER

Excellent opportunity to begin or step forward in your career. Join our team and grow professionally while servicing clients and expanding your knowledge. We have a current opening for a recent graduate or experienced individual. Ideal candidate will have an undergraduate degree in Accounting or a MAcc degree.  Excellent work environment and compensation package offered. Professional will work directly on accounting, tax compliance and business advisory services.

Interested applicants should forward their resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to recruiter@burkhartcpa.com.   Please note the position in the subject line.

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