July 22, 2020

Accounting Assistant

The position of Accounting Assistant in the Outsourced Accounting department at Anders combines various accounting responsibilities while enjoying the benefits of a progressive and flexible environment.

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June 18, 2020

Manager/Controller + Outsourced Accounting

The Manager/Controller + Outsourced Accounting position combines controller responsibilities, entrepreneurial spirit and the benefits of working in a progressive environment, all in real-time on an expanding technology platform.  As a manager looking for a place to build a career, the position offers progression and upward mobility within the firm. With an emphasis on serving in an advisory role, the OAS Manager will have the opportunity to lead both the tactical and strategic accounting efforts to multiple clients in a variety of industries, while benefiting from the progressive and flexible environment offered at Anders CPAs + Advisors, consistently named a Best Place to Work.  The OAS Manager will lead a team of staff accountants, opportunities for professional development, and play a key role in shaping and developing one of the firm’s fastest growing service lines.

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February 27, 2020

Accountant + Outsourced Accounting

The Accountant position within Outsourced Accounting offers hands-on accounting and financial experience, meaningful client interaction and the benefits of working in a progressive environment, all in real-time on an expanding technology platform. With an emphasis on handling and managing accounting transactions for clients, the Accountant will have the opportunity to help businesses transition their accounting processes to cloud-based platforms for real-time, instant access to financials to help them run their business. From accounts receivable, payable and payroll preparation to inventory analysis and monthly financial statements, this position is responsible for the accounting efforts of multiple clients in a variety of industries, while benefiting from the progressive and flexible environment offered at Anders CPAs + Advisors, consistently named a Best Place to Work.  The Accountant will enjoy having a direct impact on the financial future of the clients they serve, opportunities for professional development, and a key role in shaping and developing one of the firm’s fastest growing service lines. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist in transitioning clients to cloud-based platforms
  • Handle the day-to-day accounting transactions for clients; including bill pay, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll preparation
  • Complete monthly bank reconciliations
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and closing of general ledger
  • Maintain fixed asset schedules and the chart of accounts
  • Provide timely, accurate and complete reports on the financial condition of the firm’s clients, including analysis of results
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system and a system of controls over accounting transactions
  • Offer financial advice and solutions to help clients succeed
  • Be a key part of a team that is continually evolving in policy, procedures, technology advancement and delivering exceptional client experience

Compliance

  • Prepare client sales tax returns, year-end 1099 returns and property tax declarations
  • Serve as a first-line representative of the firm with clients, vendors, business partners and other Anders service lines and niches
  • Continually work towards ensuring compliance while meeting client goals
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements
Qualifications
  • Advanced QuickBooks or QuickBooks Online experience
  • Proficient with MS Excel, Word & Outlook
  • Familiarity with cloud-based software applications
  • Experience with other general ledger packages a plus
  • Excellent client service skills with the ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Forward-thinker who is open to new ideas and a desire to try new technologies and processes
  • Professional looking for a place to build a career
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 1-2 years of related experience
  • CPA or working towards CPA

All applicants for this position must be authorized to work in the United States now and in the future without requiring sponsorship.

Anders offers extensive employee development opportunities as well as an attractive compensation and benefits package, including 401(k) plan, health/dental and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and generous paid time off (PTO).

Anders is a CPA and Advisory firm with approximately 200 partners and staff members. For over 50 years, Anders has been a powerful tax, audit, technology and forensic resource with specialties in a variety of industries. Anders is a Top 10 firm in St. Louis, a Top firm in the Midwest, a Top 125 firm in the United States and a Best Accounting Firm to Work for. Anders has also been designated a Best Place to Work by the St. Louis Business Journal and a Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. With an award-winning Women’s Initiative, Anders has been honored as a top firm for women by Accounting Today, the St. Louis Business Journal, the Women’s Foundation of St. Louis and the Leading Edge Alliance. Anders also has an affiliate company, Claris Advisors, LLC, a wealth management firm. Anders is a member of the Leading Edge Alliance (LEA), the second largest accounting association in the world. For more information, visit Anders at www.anderscpa.com.

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February 27, 2020

Discover Anders: A Day in the Life

If you’re interested in learning firsthand what it might be like to work in public accounting, look no further than the Discover Anders: A Day in the Life program. This two-day initiative provides students interested in becoming a CPA with the opportunity to learn about the workplace and explore career paths by meeting Anders accountants and staff.

By participating in this event, you will learn the differences between being a tax accountant, an auditor, and a staff accountant in today’s CPA firms. You’ll learn about our involvement in the community and how technology and social media are being used in this profession. And you will gain experience that will help tie your education to your future.

We’ve found that this is a powerful way to give students an up-close, personalized view of the accounting industry. It’s designed to help you make a more informed decision about your career. It’s also a great way for us to get to know you: if you’re Anders material, an internship or job offer may be in your future.

*On Day 2 of the program, we interview participants for future internships and full time Associate positions. This is a fantastic opportunity for interested students to learn about public accounting, what their career path may look like, and if Anders is the right fit for them.

Our 2021 Program will be held on June 15th and 16th!

Qualifications

  • Designed for accounting students following their sophomore or junior year of college

  • Plan to pursue CPA

  • Strong organization and detail orientation skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills

All applicants for this position must be authorized to work in the United States now and in the future without requiring sponsorship.

Anders is a CPA and Advisory firm with approximately 200 partners and staff members. For over 50 years, Anders has been a powerful tax, audit, technology and forensic resource with specialties in a variety of industries. Anders is a Top 10 firm in St. Louis, a Top firm in the Midwest, a Top 125 firm in the United States and a Best Accounting Firm to Work for. Anders has also been designated a Best Place to Work by the St. Louis Business Journal and a Top Workplace by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. With an award-winning Women’s Initiative, Anders has been honored as a top firm for women by Accounting Today, the St. Louis Business Journal, the Women’s Foundation of St. Louis and the Leading Edge Alliance. Anders also has an affiliate company, Claris Advisors, LLC, a wealth management firm. Anders is a member of the Leading Edge Alliance (LEA), the second largest accounting association in the world. For more information, visit Anders at www.anderscpa.com.

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