Accountant (CPA)


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Located in Missoula, MT

Salary: $50k-100k/yr DOE

Express Employment is seeking an Accountant/Certified Public Accountant for a local company!

$50-100k/yr DOE

Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm

Long Term & Full Time!

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Accountant who is eligible for obtaining a CPA and interested in obtaining a CPA! You will be responsible for overseeing and managing financial data, preparing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with accounting and tax regulations. This role is crucial to maintaining the financial health and integrity of our organization.

Key Responsibilities:

Financial Reporting: Prepare and analyze financial statements, balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements to provide timely and accurate financial information to the management team.

Tax Compliance: Ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local tax laws and regulations. Prepare and file tax returns and advise on tax planning strategies.

Audit Preparation: Collaborate with external auditors to facilitate annual audits. Maintain organized and accurate records to expedite the auditing process.

Budgeting and Forecasting: Assist in the development and monitoring of budgets and financial forecasts, providing valuable insights and recommendations to enhance financial planning.

Financial Analysis: Conduct financial analysis, cost analysis, and variance analysis to identify areas for improvement, cost-saving opportunities, and revenue enhancement.

Internal Controls: Implement and maintain effective internal control processes and policies to safeguard company assets and maintain the accuracy of financial data.

Compliance: Stay current with changes in accounting standards and regulations, ensuring the organization's financial practices remain in compliance.

Advisory Services: Provide financial and strategic guidance to management and stakeholders based on financial data and analysis.


  • A valid Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license. OR ELIGIBLE.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. A Master's degree is a plus.
  • Minimum 3 years of professional accounting experience.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial reporting, and taxation.
  • Proficiency in financial software, such as QuickBooks, Excel, and other relevant tools.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong ethics and integrity in handling sensitive financial information.

Express Employment Professionals has been proudly locally owned and operated since 1987. As a part of the community, we understand the unique needs of local businesses and job seekers. Our mission is to help good people find meaningful employment, and we take this commitment seriously. We are committed to finding the type of job that is a perfect fit for your needs and abilities.

And the best part? You'll never pay a fee for our services and support.

Express Office: Missoula
3709 Brooks
Missoula, MT 59801
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