Current Openings

Henry & Peters is actively taking applicants for the roles below. Please review the job description for instructions to apply.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.

Are you ready to take your career to the next level quickly? We are seeking to fill the roll of a Tax Supervisor in our firm and can offer you great opportunities for upward advancement.

Requirements:

Capable of performing most engagements with little supervision and be capable of serving as the "in-charge" accountant on engagements. All supervisors should have completed requirements for CPA certification and should be active in some area of community service.

A minimum of 4 years of experience in public accounting in the tax area.

Abilities and Duties:

Tax - Prepare and oversee preparation of all types of income tax returns with little or no supervision by the partner or manager, recognize potential tax problems or opportunities for planning, and be able to effectively use all research tools available.

Expected to manage his or her own time as well as others assigned on the engagement. The ability to manage multiple engagements and the interest and ability to recognize opportunities for practice development are key to this role moving forward.

CPE:

Continuing education will be in more advanced areas of tax and include an emphasis in certain industries.

Please submit your resume and/or contact Melissa Wiliamson at mwilliamsonl@henrypeters.com - ALL inquiries will be kept confidential.

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General

Honest and professional individual seeking the opportunity to participate in the growth of a well-established, highly-regarded, multi-service public accounting firm in East Texas. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and highly ethical, and will have a positive team spirit and a desire for a healthy work/life balance.


Professional Requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 4 – 7+ years' experience in public accounting, industry, tax and/or audit.
  • CPA certification preferred or eligibility to sit for the CPA exam


Required Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to apply analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Team orientation and strong interpersonal skills
  • Capable of thinking independently and performing engagements with minimal supervision
  • Strong project management skills and Capable of serving as the "in-charge" accountant on engagements
  • Focused on developing technical skills and is committed to continuous performance improvement


Duties/Areas of Knowledge

Technology:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to research technical tax and accounting issues using common accounting research tools
  • Working knowledge of or ability to quickly learn and utilize Trial balance and Tax preparation software packages (i.e., Engagement, CCH, Lacerte)


Tax:

  • Serve as in-charge on client engagements including client communication, information coordination and technical review of work
  • Preparation and review expertise for all types of tax returns (including individuals, trusts, estates, partnerships, S-corporations and C-corporations)
  • Appropriately research tax issues and questions providing recommendations for resolution
  • Supervise and train staff and senior associates


Audit:

  • Develop plan for audit procedures necessary to meet engagement objectives
  • Oversee fieldwork is conducted effectively and efficiently
  • Supervise audit staff and senior associates in completion of audit procedures
  • Review and prepare financial statements and required reports
  • Complete administrative requirements
  • Communicate professionally with client and staff
  • Recognize potential problem areas and propose solutions

General

Honest and professional individual seeking the opportunity to participate in the growth of a well- established, highly-regarded, multi-service public accounting firm in East Texas. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and highly ethical, and will have a positive team spirit and a desire for a healthy work/life balance.


Professional Requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 2 - 5 years experience in public accounting, industry, tax and/or audit
  • CPA certification preferred or eligibility to sit for the CPA exam


Required Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to apply analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Team orientation and interpersonal skills
  • Capable of thinking independently and performing engagements with minimal supervision
  • Project management skills and ability to act as the "in-charge" accountant on engagements
  • Focused on developing technical skills and is committed to continuous performance improvement


Duties/Areas of Knowledge

Technology:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to research technical tax and accounting issues using common accounting research tools
  • Working knowledge of or ability to quickly learn and utilize Trial balance and Tax preparation software packages (i.e., Engagement, CCH, Lacerte)


Tax:

  • Prepare all types of tax returns with minimal supervision
  • Appropriately research tax issues and questions
  • Supervise entry-level staff on small returns


Audit:

  • Determine audit procedures necessary to meet engagement objectives
  • Conduct fieldwork effectively and efficiently
  • Supervise audit staff in completion of audit procedures
  • Prepare financial statements and required reports
  • Complete administrative requirements
  • Communicate professionally with client and staff
  • Recognize potential problem areas and propose solutions

General

Honest and professional individual seeking the opportunity to participate in the growth of a well-established, highly-regarded, multi-service public accounting firm in East Texas. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and highly ethical, and will have a positive team spirit and a desire for a healthy work/life balance.


Professional Requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA certification in progress or eligibility to sit for CPA exam preferred


Required Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to apply analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Team orientation and strong interpersonal skills
  • Capable of thinking independently
  • Focused on developing technical skills and is committed to continuous performance improvement


Duties/Areas of Knowledge

Technology:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Ability to perform accounting and tax research tasks using common accounting research tools
  • Ability to learn and utilize Trial balance and tax preparation software packages


Tax:

  • Prepare basic individual and business tax returns
  • Appropriately research tax issues and questions
  • Assist senior and supervisor staff members with preparation of returns


Audit:

  • Understand audit procedures necessary to meet engagement objectives
  • Conduct assigned fieldwork tasks effectively and efficiently
  • Assist with preparation of financial statements and required reports
  • Complete administrative requirements
  • Communicate professionally with client and staff
  • Recognize potential problem areas and propose solutions

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