Tax Assistant, Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. CPAs

Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A., one of Florida’s top 25 public accounting firms, is seeking an experienced individual to join our Administrative Team. You will work with an exceptional team and receive ongoing training in a fast paced, technologically advanced office environment.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for supporting the tax services department and working alongside other tax assistant(s) with various assigned and unassigned duties. The ability and interest to work in a team environment, with a variety of personalities, is helpful along with a positive, enthusiastic attitude. Dependability as well as a professional demeanor is required. Guidance is provided, as needed, from the tax shareholders or director of office management.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

Education and/or Experience
An associate degree and three years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a professional office environment

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to professionally interact and communicate with individuals at all levels within the firm
Knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation software (MSWord, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) as well as a familiarity with the Internet
Attention to detail, and proficiency to established priorities and deadlines
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands
Have the ability to remain calm under pressure
Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to exercise independent judgment
Flexibility to work overtime on short notice, especially during peak season
Be able to type a minimum of 50 wpm
Understand office equipment including computers, printers, copiers, fax machines, scanners and binding machines
Possess excellent communications skills
Salary Range: Based on Experience.

EOE, ADA, E-Verify Employer

Company offers great benefits package.

Please submit your resume, salary requirements and letter of interest to: or mail to People Champion, P O Drawer 14569, Tallahassee, FL 32317.