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Career Opportunity: Senior Tax Specialist

Job Title
Senior Tax Specialist
Organization
AgCountry Farm Credit Services, ACA
Location
Fargo, North Dakota
Department
Experience Level
Mid-Career (5-10 years)
Supervisor's Title
Category
Full-Time
Salary Range
DOE, depending on experience
Posted Date
Friday, May 8, 2015
Closing Date
Open until filled
Job Description

PRIMARY JOB DUTIES

Complete timely and technically accurate, moderate to complex income tax returns and related activities for all types of farm entities.

  • Activities include interviews, amendments, audits, tax planning and moderately complex business transition services.
  • Provide quality customer service and advice.
  • Team with loan officer and other specialists to sell the AgCountry integrated package of financial services to new and existing customers.
  • Provide technical expertise and support to the association staff in areas of tax processing, regulations and interpretation.
  • Proactively develop and maintain a high level of knowledge in the areas of tax and accounting.
  • Facilitate a strong sense of teamwork and purpose and represent AgCountry in a professional manner

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related business field or equivalent relevant experience 
  • CPA/EA certification
  • Five to ten years of related experience
  • Agricultural background or farm tax preparation experience highly desirable
  • Successful completion of AgCountry’s tax certification (upon hire)
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal, time-management and organizational skills
  • Ability to use various computer applications
  • Solid presentation and sales skills
  • Solid understanding of tax and farm records products and services
  • Maintenance of CPE certification