General information

Name
Student Associate Tax 2022 | Springfield
Ref #
2225126
Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
City
Springfield
State
Missouri
Country
United States
Job Category
Tax
Department
Tax
Office
Springfield
Advertised Location
Springfield
Working time
Part Time

Description & Requirements

As a Tax Student Associate, you will gain valuable experience and exposure to a variety of tax projects, as well as be able to test your technical know-how. You will work alongside our senior staff and management personnel, learning from their experience as you develop your skillset. FORVIS’ Student Associate Program is an excellent opportunity for a sophomore or junior accounting student who would like to gain valuable experience in the tax department of FORVIS’ Springfield office. This program also offers potential opportunities for full-time employment and career advancement after graduation.

How you will contribute:

  • General ledger and financial statement preparation
  • Periodic closing procedures including account reconciliations and adjusting entries
  • Individual and Corporate Tax preparation
  • Accounts payable processing
  • Sales and payroll tax returns
  • Depreciation schedule preparation
  • Provide proactive client service and meaningful accounting solutions

Hours Requirement:

We are able to be flexible with your school schedule providing you are able to:

  • Accommodate our normal business hours of Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm
  • Have the ability to work each day of the week (M-F)
  • Commit to at least 15-25 hours per week during the Academic year
  • 20+ hours per week during the summer

Minimum Requirements:

  • Working toward a bachelor's or master’s degree in accounting from an accredited college or university, with a minimum 3.25 GPA (overall and major)
  • Ability to balance academic schedule with the workload for multiple clients and projects while consistently meeting deadlines
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Fluency in Microsoft applications including Excel, Outlook, and Word

Applicants for positions with FORVIS must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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