Preference Personnel

Tax Accountant

Posted August 06, 2019Consultant: Bianca Wiederrich
  • Administrative Position
  • Located in Fargo/Moorhead
  • Full Time Position

A well-known company in the Fargo/Moorhead area is seeking a Tax Accountant to join their ever-growing accounting team. Preference Employment Solutions is interviewing immediately for candidates who have accounting experience. 

  • Location: Fargo, North Dakota
  • Schedule: 8:00am to 5:00pm; Monday through Friday
  • Type of Position: Temp-to-Hire  
  • Wage: $17.00-$20.00- DOE


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 2 years financial accounting experience, preferable in Indirect Tax
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience with ERP systems – SAP a plus  
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working with MS Excel (pivot, v-lookup) 

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Finance or equivalent work experience in tax, accounting or finance. 

Position Overview:

  • Audit Support: Gather, research and analyze information requested by tax auditors
  • Tax Return: The tax analyst will be responsible for the preparation of indirect tax returns
  • Refund Claims: Preparation of sales & use tax refund claims for several different tax jurisdictions, support client inquires and information requests
  • Accounting: Support tax and other teams with journal entry preparation and posting. Tax reconciliation preparation and review activity using workflow tools. Ensure that journals and reconciliations are SOX compliant in order to meet internal controls.  May also be responsible for the review of Journal Entries and Reconciliations

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate:

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced team environment 
  • Good organizational & time management skills 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Numeracy and accuracy, Research and problem-solving skills are a must 
  • Ability to own responsibilities and processes  
  • Strong team player while also being able to demonstrate a high level of self-initiative

How to Apply:

Please contact Bianca Wiederrich by emailing your resume to

What Preference Employment Solutions Offers You:
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  • Access to the area’s top employers and hiring managers
  • ACA Compliant with health insurance options for qualifying employees
  • Preference Employment Solutions is an equal opportunity employer
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