Career Opportunities at H&Q

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Certified Public Accountant

We are a growing accounting firm and are seeking a CPA to take a lead in our office. We are looking for a like-minded professional who is team-oriented and treats clients as if they were your only client.

The lead accountant will be accountable for all areas relating to accounting and tax preparation. 

Qualifications

  • CPA with 4 years or more in public accounting, with emphasis in tax
  • Experience with tax preparation and review

Personal

Corporate

Partnership

Estate

Trust

  • Extensive knowledge of tax research and applying tax laws and code
  • Ability to mentor and motivate others
  • Hard Working, Self-Starter, Self-Motivated, Out of the Box Thinking, Good Personal Skills, Willing to Accept Challenges
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, QuickBooks, Paperless Office – desired but not mandatory
  • Ensure all clients’ reporting deadlines are met

Job Requirements

  • Preparation, monitor and analyze work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Supervise 2 accountants and support interns which will grow as we do.
  • Provide recommendations for developing practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely preparation of client accounting, tax preparation and planning.

Behaviors required for success

  • Commitment to serve clients
  • High standards of quality and accuracy
  • Strong commitment to meeting deadlines
  • Task oriented and disciplined approach to work
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Desire to work in a small, close-knit team environment

Please submit your resume and cover letter to Patricia Quirk, Hawkes & Quirk, LLC, 66 Main Street, Ste 303, Ellsworth, ME 04605, or email to tquirk@hawkesandquirk.com.   No phone calls.

Staff Accountant

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Certified Public Accountant

We are a growing accounting firm and are seeking a CPA to take a lead in our office. We are looking for a like-minded professional who is team-oriented and treats clients as if they were your only client.

Read More: Certified Public accountant