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Staff Accountant

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation: $23-28 an hour

Our growing and well-respected Certified Public Accounting Firm is currently seeking a Staff Accountant for our office located in Upland, California. If you are passionate about tax and accounting, and you are seeking to enhance your knowledge and experience in public accounting, you could be a great fit for our company. Our firm has been in business for more than 20 years and growing with great opportunities for advancement.


  • Compilation, Review and Audit engagements for various types of clients and industries
  • Individual, Corporate, S-Corp, LLC/LLP (Partnership), Non-Profit, Gift, Estate and Trust Tax Planning and Preparation
  • Payroll and Sales Tax Return Preparation
  • Bookkeeping and write-up services
  • Tax Authority correspondence and audit defense research and communication
  • Prepare work papers following the Firm’s policies and procedures and recommended best practices
  • Bring unusual or significant accounting and tax-related questions to a supervisor
  • Demonstrate awareness of budgets on engagements and the ability to work with supervisors or managers in keeping within those budgets
  • Become familiar and comply with the Firm’s policies, procedures, manuals, forms, and relevant software
  • Educational opportunities, firm-provided training courses, industry resources and participation with professional organizations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics from an accredited university is required
  • Previous experience is a plus; 1-3 years public accounting experience preferred
  • Enrolled Agent (EA) license a plus
  • Actively pursuing CPA certification by sitting for all schedule exams preferred
  • Strong analytical skills, including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, and Word)
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks and Lacerte Tax Preparation software preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English is a must
  • Quick learner with strong attention to detail and a focus on accountancy
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple work assignments and projects
  • Must be able to work independently following a brief period of specific technical training
  • Professional behavior and appearance
  • Honest and ethical with strong work ethics
  • Proactive, resourceful, and client-oriented
  • Acceptance and execution of job responsibilities within a team environment
  • Ability to work overtime as required, January 15 - April 15 and September 1 - Oct 15


  • Negotiable depending on experience

Supplemental Pay:

  • Discretionary bonus

Benefits Package:

  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible work schedules during off season
  • CPA exam incentive bonus
  • Professional development assistance

Please submit your resume, including salary history by email to

Langwasser & Company, Certified Public Accountants offers a competitive salary, benefit packages, and a positive, fun, and team-oriented work environment. For more information about our Company, please visit us