Tax Accountant in Fond du Lac, WI at Ahern

Date Posted: 9/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ahern, one of the leading mechanical and fire protection contractors in the United States, has an exciting opportunity for a Tax Accountant within our Accounting group working out of our Fond du Lac office.  Building a first class reputation in the industry since 1880 did not happen by chance. It has developed over time through our commitment to conducting business ethically and by providing continuous learning, improvement and development opportunities for its number one asset, employees. You owe it to yourself to find out what Ahern has to offer!

How you will contribute:

This is a great opportunity to perfect your planning and organizing skills by supporting our Project Managers and Business Unit Leaders to collect appropriate data and prepare state and local reports and tax returns. Using company procedures and GAAP, you will develop, streamline and document processes and procedures as they relate to sales, payroll and property tax returns and audits. You will research and maintain compliance with state tax laws. You will create and complete tax form requests on jobs for materials as requested. This position will expand to assist with other general accounting duties including month end close.

What you need to qualify:

Ahern will help make the most of your Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance. Related internship and/ or work experience is required.  Preferred candidates will have previous tax filing experience. Being proficient in Microsoft Office and possessing a thorough understanding of a general ledger structure will be essential. You can stand out above other candidates by demonstrating the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment. A commitment to providing exceptional customer service, possessing strong written and verbal communication skills, and being able to execute tasks with a great amount of detail will be crucial. Great organizational skills, a strong desire to work on a team, and the desire to continuously learn will serve you well in this role.  If you are ready to bring your strong initiative, positive energy and expertise, Ahern wants you!

What's in it for you?

Working for the 19th largest mechanical contractor in the United States comes with many perks. The Company has a commitment to excellence that extends beyond our outstanding customer satisfaction ratings and numerous safety awards.  The Company extends this commitment by passing a significant amount of profits back to employees through bonus programs, and generous 401K match. Ahern has a health benefits package that ranks in the top 25% of all plans nationally.  Ahern also has a wellness program that was designed to keep employees and their families happy and healthy.  Significant investment in employee training programs, advancement opportunities, educational assistance, and flexible work schedules have helped Ahern stand out above others in the industry.   Experience for yourself why Ahern has been voted the Best Place to Work!

Ahern is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages veterans, women, minorities, and disabled individuals to apply.



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