Senior Accountant CPA

Senior Accountant CPA Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Accountant CPA to join our team.


  • Analyze transactions and prepare reports;
  • Perform regular, detailed audits to ensure accuracy in financial documents, expenditures and investments;
  • Participate in the budget process;
  • Establish accounting policies and procedures;
  • Keeping company’s financial information confidential;
  • Monitor bookkeeping activities regularly;
  • Liaise with Tax Accountants to track tax payments and returns;
  • Organize and update financial records as needed (digital and physical);
  • Oversee ledger reconciliation and manage accounts payable/receivable;
  • Forecast revenue and analyze profit margins;
  • Stay informed on industry developments and changes in regulations;
  • Brief senior managers regularly on the company’s financial status.


  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and client service skills;
  • Experience with Prosystem fx preferred;
  • Strong Excel and other software skills;
  • Master’s degree in tax preferred, but not required;
  • Active CPA license;
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities, clients and tight deadlines;
  • Proficiency in income tax preparation, compliance, audits (tax);
  • Recent CPA firm experience (5-10 years ideal, other considered);
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred.