Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc


Job Reference Code: WP-1567
Location: Plains states - IA/NE/SD/MN region
Salary: #105-110,000 + 10%
Last Updated: 03/23/2024
Our services have been retained to recruit a SENIOR TAX STAFF ACCOUNTANT (heir apparent to Tax Manager who plans to retire within 2 years) for one of the most innovative, profitable and fast-growing privately held food processors in the nation. This ON-SITE role will be based at major facility in the IA, MN, SD, NE region and in community of approximately 100,000 with a robust economy, good schools and numerous outdoor recreational activities. This is an immediate need!

Position reports to the Tax Manager and responsible for the preparation of all required returns, reports, and other filings. Will assist in the planning and research of various tax related items and laws.

Responsibilities: • Prepare and assist with the preparation of all federal and state returns, reports, and filings for each of the empirical related companies and owners. These include income tax returns, franchise tax returns, sales & use tax returns, personal property tax renditions, information return forms 5500 for benefit plans, information return forms 1099, forms 8752 to maintain fiscal year ends, unclaimed property reports, census reports, gift tax returns, quarterly estimated income tax payment forms, and all other tax schedules or items. • Assist, as needed, in connection with all tax-related audits and protests and in responding to all tax-related correspondence from federal and state governmental authorities. • Maintenance of Tax Investment Records and Schedules for companies. • Assist with the preparation of majority owners’ personal financial statements. • Assist with other accounting and financial statement tasks. • Assist with the preparation of and maintenance of all corporate records and minutes and with the preparation of all required state filings to maintain the corporate status or certificates of authority to do business for all related companies. • Serve as project manager for long term tax related projects such as LB775 tax credit recapture and more complicated short-term projects, such as property tax protests. Devise project completion plan, including establishing project milestones, assembling data, coordinating team effort, and providing follow through project leadership to successfully complete project on time.

Qualifications: • Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Finance or similar with 5+ yrs. direct tax accounting experience. Manufacturing experience preferred but not required. CPA is not a requirement. • Understanding of accounting practices and principals, including tax laws. • General computer knowledge and proficiency. • Experience with Microsoft Office, Intermediate to advanced MS Excel with use of formulas, pivot tables, and v-lookups. • Experience with General Ledger or ERP systems.

Salary in the $105-110,000 base range with 10% bonus potential, 3 weeks vacation, excellent company benefits and very competitive relocation package. Again, this is an immediate need! Please send resume ASAP if any interest or questions. Thank you!

Wade Palmer Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc. 417-860-5607 wep@job-recruiters.com www.job-recruiters.com