Job Opening: Accounting & Tax Manager

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Full-Time Accounting & Tax Manager for Established CPA Firm—Seattle or remote

Please note specific instructions for submission at the end of this post. 

CBS Tax & Accounting is a thriving CPA firm that supports businesses throughout the Puget Sound region with accounting, bookkeeping, strategy, and other services to help them achieve their goals. Because our clients include a wide range of businesses, executives, and entrepreneurs, each with unique challenges and needs, the work is always fresh and fulfilling. We are committed to our own people as well as our clients, which is why we offer competitive benefits such as health/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) matching, along with an energetic, friendly work environment.

We have an immediate opening for an Accounting & Tax Manager, who will supervise and assist our bookkeepers in preparation of financial statements, prepare tax returns, and provide other support to help our clients succeed. The person in this role must meet the highest standards of professionalism, responsiveness, and quality.


Does helping someone achieve their dreams give you warm feelings inside? Are you great with numbers and obsessed with accuracy? Do your friends and family consider you the go-to person for their tax questions? Better yet, do you actually like answering those questions? If this sounds like you—and you’re positive, reliable, and hard-working—our Accounting & Tax Manager role might be a great fit.

And you can work for CBS from any location in the U.S.


MUST have 5 years of accounting experience = 3 years of professional tax experience = knowledge of Thomson Reuters suite of products and other technology (Microsoft Office, etc.) = high motivation and strong professionalism = exceptional communication skills (face-to-face, phone, virtual, written) = ability to multitask and stay organized = commitment to meeting deadlines = excellent response time = willingness to appear on camera for remote calls = a desire for more than just a job, but a career that allows for growth while having some fun, too.

In addition to the above requirements, preferred qualifications include a bachelor’s degree, current CPA license, and status as an enrolled agent.

The Accounting & Tax Manager will:

  • Supervise/assist bookkeepers in preparation of financial statements with monthly clients
  • Handle new client installation and backwork
  • Analyze financial statements and communicate with clients
  • Prepare tax returns for partnerships, S corporations, and individuals
  • Prepare financial projections
  • Prepare tax projections and conduct tax planning meetings with clients
  • Provide computer support to clients as needed
  • Provide guidance and advice that helps clients make the right decisions for their business

If you meet the above qualifications:

Please submit a resume, references and a cover letter or a short 1-minute video telling us about how you can help us support our small-business clients. Include your desired salary as well.

We will only accept replies to this posting. No direct emails or phone calls will be accepted. Click the link below and select the Tax & Accounting Manager (Seattle, Washington) position from the Job Opening drop-down menu. We look forward to hearing from you!

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