Staff Accountant


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Located in Eureka, CA

Salary: $25.00 - $40.00


Staff accountants are supervised by senior accountants or other, more experienced, staff accountants.  Initially, they are given less complex accounting and tax assignments.  As they gain experience, they are given more difficult assignments and greater responsibilities. This is a great entry-level position for someone entering the accounting field!


  • Preparation of corporate, individual, partnership, fiduciary and other tax returns
  • Prepare compiled, reviewed, audited financial statements or parts of each engagement


  • Must have at least a college undergraduate degree and have completed at least 30 hours of college-level accounting courses
  • Some experience with accounting practice is preferred but this position can be trained for someone with the required educational background
  • Familiar with pertinent IRC sections and regulations
  • Understand the rules, requirements, and code of conduct of the AICPA, and the authoritative literature established by the GASB and FASB
  • Working knowledge of tax and accounting research techniques and the various research sources in the firm library
  • Capable of learning firm technology, including the use the office network, e-mail, the Internet, and firm Firm spreadsheet,
  • Software for word processing, tax preparation, write-ups, and payroll 

Express proudly offers the following benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid sick leave & Holiday Pay
  • Short term disability
  • Direct Deposit and Paycards
  • Payday every Friday

 When this position goes permanently onto our client's payroll, they will be eligible for the client's benefits package!


Additional Information

Express Employment Professionals is locally owned and managed and have supported local facilities with staff for over 25 years. With over 300 local business who look to us for staffing, we can help you find the perfect job that meets your needs. Because we are locally owned, we have the ability to offer high pay rates, great local support and service, and quickly recruit and place staff on temporary assignments or in long term careers.

Call our recruitment team at 707-268-1866 or click the “Apply Now” link for the online application

Equal Opportunity

Express Employment Professionals is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all people and to hire and promote individuals solely based on their qualifications for the job.

In compliance with applicable federal, state/province and local law, employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and an individual’s qualifications regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information, or protected veteran status. We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics and expect that our employees and associates will cooperate in maintaining an atmosphere free of discrimination and harassment.



Express Office: Eureka
14 West Wabash Avenue
Eureka, CA 95501
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