Income Tax Return Prep Specialist – To $70K – Chicago, IL – Job # 3224

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & Rockport, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our community bank client is seeking to fill an Income Tax Return Prep Specialist role in the greater Chicago, IL. The successful candidate will prepare tax returns for individuals, companies, or organizations under the guidance of a certified public accountant.

The position includes a generous salary of up to $70K and an excellent benefits program. (This is not a remote position).

Income Tax Return Prep Specialist responsibilities include:

  • Consults with clients to develop a basic understanding of their financial affairs and the scope of their tax liabilities.
  • Reviews previous tax returns and financial documents to identify missing or incomplete information or documentation.
  • Reviews all supplied financial information for accuracy.
  • Uses the appropriate accounting software or system to prepare tax returns.
  • Calculates taxes owed or refunds due to client; consults tax law publications for guidance on unusual situations.
  • Submits tax returns to accountant for review.
  • Files tax returns for clients.
  • Maintains understanding and knowledge of changes in tax law.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, Accounting, and/or related degree or experience; MBA preferred.
  • Five or more years of finance experience in banking or a related field.
  • Must have excellent supervisory skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with organizational skills, customer service experience, and ability to work independently and as a team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

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