Associate Accountant – 835251

Job #: 835251
Salary: $20-30/hr
Industry: Accounting
Type:Direct Hire
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Accounting/Finance Positions

Description / Qualifications

Our west side CPA client is looking for an Associate Accountant to join their dynamic team.  They are looking for that excellent accounting professional who has some previous public accounting experience and who would be great with their clients.  Some duties include:

  • Accounting write-up and closings including posting transactions to general journals, reconciling bank statements and supporting schedules, and preparing financial statements
  • Maintaining Schedule of property and equipment and calculate depreciation and amortization
  • Assisting clients with accounting system and processes
  • Perform accounting/bookkeeping engagements at client sites
  • Prepare payroll tax, sales tax and other local tax returns
  • Prepare simple business and individual income tax and/or information returns



  • 2- or 4-year Accounting degree
  • Strong computer skills, including knowledge and familiarity of accounting software programs such as QuickBooks, Peachtree, Intacct, Creative Solutions, etc.
  • Willingness to learn new accounting and tax software as needed
  • Good technical and analytical skills in general ledger, payroll, accounts receivable and payable
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills


If you are an outgoing and motivated accounting professional, apply today!