Careers

Are you ready to make a difference?

BGW CPA, PLLC is not a traditional CPA firm. We are transforming the accounting profession from being passive and reactive to one expected to make a difference in our clients’ lives and businesses. We serve our clients and our community with integrity and honesty.

We are currently looking for the following positions:

Accounting Solutions Level 1

Summary of Responsibilities

  • Is given a wide variety of diversified accounting and bookkeeping assignments under the supervision of different professionals
  • Performance is judged based on the quality of work, application of accounting knowledge, and ability to meet time constraints

Soft Skills

  • Adheres to the firm’s policies and procedures
  • Effectively communicates with client to receive information necessary to complete the engagement with a minimum of disruption to client
  • Understands the rules, regulations, and Code of Professional Conduct of the AICPA
  • Ability to complete tasks as directed by AS level 2 or higher teammate
  • Attends and participates in professional education including in-house industry group meetings and participates in professionally sponsored training sessions
  • Effectively communicates with the client team with respect to projects that are in process:
    • Issues with receiving client information
    • Technical issues
    • Status of meeting completion dates
    • Status of budget
  • Assists other team members as needed with training / technical matters

For bookkeeping assignments

  • Obtains working knowledge of QuickBooks desktop and online accounting software
  • Assumes responsibility for entering data and closing out clients’ books under the supervision of a level 2 or higher teammate.  This includes any applicable sales & use tax or payroll tax.
  • Proficient at preparing compiled financial statements and supporting schedules as evidenced by minimal review points
  • Becomes familiar with basic accounting software concepts for consulting and one-time projects

Education, Experience, and Skills Required

  • Basic understanding of bookkeeping and accounting principles
  • Minimum of 20 hours of continuing professional education is required each year
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in English

Please submit your resume to Jenna Strawn at jstrawn@trustbgw.com.  Thank you.