Corporate Accountant for C-Corp Setup and Tax Preparation

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We are seeking an experienced Corporate Accountant based in the United States to help our company, a C-Corporation, properly process and set up our accounts and accounting system. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of US accounting principles, tax laws, and regulations, and experience in setting up robust accounting systems for corporations. Additionally, experience with Norwegian accounting and tax regulations is required, as we have a subsidiary in Norway.

Set up and manage the company's accounting system to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
Ensure compliance with all relevant tax laws and regulations, including federal, state, and local taxes in the US, and tax regulations in Norway.
Prepare and file federal and state corporate tax returns.
Develop and implement internal controls and accounting procedures.
Provide financial analysis and reporting to support business decision-making.
Work closely with management to understand financial needs and provide guidance on accounting and tax matters.
Assist with budgeting, forecasting, and financial planning.
Ensure all financial transactions are recorded accurately and timely in the accounting system.
Liaise with external auditors and tax advisors as needed.

Proven experience as a Corporate Accountant, preferably with a C-Corporation.
In-depth knowledge of US GAAP and tax laws.
Experience with Norwegian accounting and tax regulations.
Proficiency with accounting software and financial management tools.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.
Ability to communicate complex financial information clearly to non-financial stakeholders.
CPA certification is highly preferred.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field; Master's degree is a plus.

Preferred Skills:
Experience with accounting systems setup and implementation.
Knowledge of tax preparation and filing for C-Corporations.
Strong understanding of financial analysis and reporting.

Must be based in the United States.

About Us:
We are an engineering company that has designed a new process for recovering valuable metals trapped inside industrial byproducts using high-temperature plasma technology.

How to Apply:
If you are a dedicated and detail-oriented accountant with a passion for helping businesses succeed, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume, cover letter, and references via Upwork.

  • More than 30 hrs/week
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    Experience Level
  • $15.00



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About the client
Member since Jul 2, 2021
  • United Arab Emirates
    Abu Dhabi 10:46 PM
  • 64 jobs posted
    55% hire rate, 4 open jobs
  • $47K total spent
    45 hires, 6 active
  • $25.65 /hr avg hourly rate paid
    1,184 hours
  • Manufacturing & Construction
    Small company (2-9 people)

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