Staff Accountant - Audit/Tax/FDI 2021

Our clients are middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. We have always been about “doing more.” The “&” in our company name symbolizes our desire to bring something extra, unexpected and invaluable to the table. It means our clients will always get something more. We don’t consider our service approach as going the extra mile. Here, at Clayton & McKervey, it’s expected and routine.

Southfield, Michigan

Clayton & McKervey

Clayton &amp; McKervey is a public accounting firm headquartered in metro Detroit&nbsp;<span class="s1">and&nbsp;</span>specializing in international&nbsp;tax,&nbsp;assurance,&nbsp;accounting&nbsp;and&nbsp;consulting&nbsp;services.&nbsp;We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world our workplace. Our clients are middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. They&rsquo;re headquartered here in the U.S. and&nbsp;<span class="s2">abroad.</span>&nbsp;At Clayton &amp; McKervey we think and act like entrepreneurs<span class="s2">; speaking the same language as our entrepreneurial clients.</span>

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Entry Level

Overview: At Clayton &amp; McKervey, we are focused on growing from within. Our Staff Accountants&nbsp;help us attract, develop, and retain the future leaders of our firm.
Responsibilities: <p>The Staff Accountant performs a variety of entry-level accounting assignments, demonstrating growing knowledge of tax and/or audit accounting. Staff Accountant opportunities are available within our Tax, Assurance and&nbsp;Foreign Direct Investment&nbsp;departments.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
Requirements: <p>Essential Job Functions:</p> <ul> <li>Efficiently and accurately prepares work papers; performs procedures established under generally accepted accounting principles to ensure accuracy and validity</li> <li>&nbsp;Prepares financial statements with appropriate notes</li> <li>Prepares a variety of tax returns including individual, corporate and partnership</li> <li>Participates in the preparation of routine correspondence and reports, the development or maintenance of spreadsheets, and the research of complex technical issues</li> <li>Develops general knowledge and understanding of tax accounting and/or the audit process</li> <li>Demonstrates ability to monitor work status to meet deadlines and quality control standards; appropriately prioritizes multiple assignments</li> <li>Demonstrates ability to identify solutions to problems; keeps appropriate parties informed of project status at all times; completes work with increasingly fewer review notes</li> <li>Becomes familiar with firm policies, procedures and objectives</li> <li>Becomes familiar with clients' businesses and the unique aspects of each client's industry in order to begin establishing strong client relationships</li> <li>Actively promotes and facilitates teamwork</li> <li>Clearly and effectively communicates, both verbally and in writing</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p>