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Click here to post an open accounting-related position or internship in Kentucky or the surrounding area. Your open position will appear on this page for one month and a link to this page will be shared in our monthly e-newsletter to KyCPA members. Postings are free for KyCPA members and $50 for each posting for non-members.

Staff Accountant

Full-time

Louisville

1/28/24 Apply Here

The Parklands of Floyds Fork

We seek to hire a staff accountant reporting directly to the controller. The staff accountant will support the controller with the financial activities of our multi-department nonprofit organization.

The key responsibilities include:

• Record and pay accounts payable
• Prepare payroll.
• Prepare monthly sales tax returns.
• Reconcile multiple bank statements monthly.
• Perform clerical tasks related to human resources.
• File property and workers compensation claims if needed.
• Assist controller with monthly journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.

Required Skills and Experience
• Thorough knowledge of accrual basis accounting
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Critical and analytical thinking
• Intermediate knowledge of Excel, accounting software and payroll software
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting
• At least one year of experience; accounting internships may be substituted for experience

Benefits
The Parklands of Floyds Fork offers a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes a matching 401k plan, health, dental, life, vision, and paid parking.

 

 

System Controller

Full-time

Louisville

1/22/24 Apply Here
UL health

 

The position of System Controller will be responsible for all areas assigned within UofL Health Corporate Finance. The primary responsibility will be to direct the day-to-day, monthly, quarterly, and annual fiscal cycles within the Chief Financial Officer's organization. This position requires consistent and continuous coordination on the many finance and accounting services provided by UofL Health administration.

Key Responsibilities:
- Lead monthly close process include consolidated financial statements
- Analyze organizational financial performance
- Serve as GAAP technical resource in conjunction with external auditors
- Ensure compliance with all internal and external reporting requirements

Estate, Gift & Trust Leader

Full-time

Louisville or Lexington

1/10/24 Apply Here
BlueandCo

 

  • Lead and manage estate, gift, and trust planning strategies for clients.
    • Lead, mentor and manage professional growth and development of talented professionals in the EGT niche area.
    • Maintain and deepen technical expertise in estate, gift, and tax matters, ensuring the firm’s services are in line with the latest laws and best practices and educate internal staff on technical aspects and best practices.
    • Review estate, trust, and gift tax returns.
    • Manage IRS audits including detailed technical aspects related to gift and estate filings.
    • Ability to review a variety of legal documents for tax related aspects and assist clients and internal personnel with compliance and planning opportunities.
    • Identify and pursue new business opportunities consistent with the expectations of a niche leader.
    • Collaborate with other firm leaders to cross-sell services and provide holistic solutions to clients.
    • Represent Blue at industry events and in professional organizations to bolster Blue’s reputation and network.

Accountant

Full-time

Frankfort

1/4/2024 Apply Here
kaco

This position utilizes discretion and independent judgment to maintain the financial and accounting records of various programs and assists in preparing reports from those records for use by management and others. This position addresses tight deadlines of accounting activities including, but not limited to, preparation of journal entries, variance analysis, audit support and compliance with State and Federal laws and regulations, and acceptable accounting practices. Duties are performed primarily in a normal professional office environment.

 

Tax Manager (5-7+ Years of Experience; Succession Track)

Full-time

Lexington

12/10/2023 Apply Here

youngwadlington

Based in Lexington, Kentucky, Young & Wadlington PLLC is a boutique accountancy and advisory services firm with a passion for excellence. We have experienced tremendous growth and are actively looking to add a unique professional to our team!

We are looking for an experienced Tax Manager with at least 5-7+ years of progressive tax manager experience with a public accounting firm who desires an environment and platform for significant professional growth and a clear pathway to higher managerial and strategic positions - and ultimately ownership. There will be an opportunity to take over and further develop the current partners' books of business.

Only candidates dedicated to a path of ownership need apply.

Salary: We offer a competitive salary range for this position.

See more details on LinkedIn.

Please submit your resume to mwadlington@ywcpas.com using the subject line: APP: YW Tax Manager

Staff Accountant

Full-time

Lexington

12/10/2023 Apply Here

youngwadlington

Based in Lexington, Kentucky, Young & Wadlington PLLC is a boutique accountancy and advisory services firm with a passion for excellence. We have experienced tremendous growth and are actively looking to add professionals to our team!

We are looking for a Staff Accountant with 3-5 years of progressive tax experience with a public accounting firm preparing federal and state returns for and individuals, S corporations, partnerships, and estates/trusts. Experience in CCH Prosystem fx Tax/CCH Axcess tax, preferred.

Beyond tax preparation, this positon will also play a dual role in our Client Accounting and Advisory Services providing comprehensive accounting support. • Demonstrated experience in accounting, with proficiency in using accounting software (QuickBooks desktop, QuickBooks online at a minimum). Familiarity with bookkeeping, financial statement preparation, and general ledger work.

Salary: $55,000-$75,000, depending on experience. (+benefits)

 

Tax Accountant

Full-time

Louisville

12/6/2023 Apply Here
King+Company

 

King + Company, CPAs is a full-service public accounting firm. We are seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team. Salary is negotiable based on experience and qualifications.
Learn more about us at www.kingcocpa.com.

Job Duties:
• Prepare and review federal and multi-state income tax returns for individuals, partnerships, corporations, and trusts along with its related income tax work papers
• Research technical tax information
• Perform tax planning
• Respond to and prepare correspondences to tax authorities
• Prepare and review financial statements
• Provide various accounting services and support to corporate clients including but not limited to: Software implementation and assistance, adjusting and closing journal entries, bookkeeping, payroll and sales tax returns, budgeting and cash flow analysis.
• Perform GAAP audits of corporations, non-profits, and retirement plans
Software:
• Lacerte Tax
• QuickBooks (Desktop and Online)
• Thomson Reuters Checkpoint/PPC
• Microsoft Excel and Word
• Adobe Acrobat

Accounting & Payroll Specialist

Full-time

Louisville

12/5/2023 Apply Here
New Directions logo

New Directions is currently seeking an Accounting & Payroll Specialist to work, under the supervision of the Director of Corporate Accounting and limited supervision of the Director of Finance & Budgeting. The Accounting & Payroll Specialist is responsible for various aspects of the Organizations Cash Management/Treasury function and Grant accounting practices and procedures. Additionally, this position provides review, accounting, and processing, as needed, for the Organizations Bi-Weekly payroll. Other essential responsibilities may be taught to the Accounting & Payroll Specialist by NDHC Finance Department staff as needed, such as assisting with monthly financial reporting. For more information, check out our job posting on Indeed.

 

Certified Public Accountant

Full time

Louisville

12/4/2023 Apply Here

Ahead

A small public accounting firm located in the east end of Louisville, is looking for an energetic, professional, and highly motivated CPA to join our tax department. Ideal candidates will have 4 years of experience with corporate, trust and individual tax returns. The ability to research and resolve complex issues is a must. You will have routine client contact and will be expected to assume full responsibility of an engagement from start to finish and use experience and judgment to appropriately resolve difficulties that may arise during the course of the engagement. You will assume client responsibility rather quickly.

This position is ideal for someone with experience in a smaller firm, or for someone looking to make the switch from larger firms to a smaller environment.

Check out the full job description here, or email Michelle Vincent at mvincent@aheadhr.com.

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