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In-Charge Tax Associate at Brown Edwards CPAs

Posted on 7/11/2022

Contact Info

Name Kayla Turner
Address 300 Chase Tower 707 Virginia Street, East
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone 304-343-4188

As an In-Charge Tax Associate, you will work under the direction of an engagement team leader, tackle more challenging tax work, and perform research. You’ll also take on more responsibility for client service as you move toward greater technical competency and efficiency. In Charge Associates are exposed to many niches and specialties to round out knowledge and skills. Partners, Directors, and Managers provide direction, training, and professional guidance as you grow your career with us.

What Your Day Looks Like:

- Import client data to our workpaper files.
- Prepare workpapers and post entries to our working trial balance.
- Prepare tax returns.
- Prepare drafts of client's financial statements if needed.
- May be responsible for some engagements and reports directly to the Director or Partner.

What You Need for This Role:

- 2+ years of public accounting experience and a Bachelor's or Master's degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Working towards CPA designation.
- Strong communication, organizational, and analytical skills.
- Proficiency with Firm technology and software applications (knowledge of ProSystems, XCM, and Engagement are a plus).
- Basic knowledge of GAAP, GAAS, SSARS, and financial statement disclosures.

What You Can Expect from Us:

- Full benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, FSA and HSA, and 401K retirement savings
- Competitive salary and annual evaluations with compensation adjustment opportunity
- Firm-wide Recognition and Rewards platform to support our culture of year-round positive feedback and communication
- Profit Share program
- Flexible work arrangements with generous PTO
- “Dress for Your Day” policy
- Educational support programs to help you achieve your goal of passing the CPA Exam, and a - Continuing Professional Education (CPE) program for all full time Associates
- Participation in professional and civic organizations is encouraged through membership dues reimbursement. Brown Edwards is proud to be deeply involved in many charitable organizations that give back to our communities.
- Collaborative work groups or “niches” provide opportunity to work closely with Directors and Partners, allowing you to learn, grow, and build your career. Brown Edwards offers a progressive career path that allows rapid upward movement for the motivated Associate.

Core Values
Quality : Integrity : Professionalism : Enthusiasm : Innovation

Brown Edwards provides equal employment to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.