Public Accounting Career Opportunities in Colorado Springs, CO

The Shafer Group in Colorado Springs, CO welcomes the resumes of qualified candidates looking for a rewarding career in tax and accounting. Our mission is to:

  • Create an enjoyable work atmosphere where employees are encouraged to grow professionally and technically in their area of expertise.
  • Achieve profitability annually as a company so that all personnel can be financially rewarded based on their individual and overall contribution to the company's success.

As a company we value:

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Timeliness
  • Accountability
  • Respect

The Shafer Group welcomes applicants who are honest, motivated and experts in their field. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of service and integrity to each of our clients, and work together to foster an environment of professionalism and respect. If you are interested in working with a team of individuals whose accomplishments have contributed to the best accounting services in Colorado Springs, please review the openings below.

As part of The Shafer Group team, you can be eligible to receive competitive benefits and salary packages that compare favorably with any of the Colorado Springs public accounting occupations. We strive to award employees with the benefits that they deserve for a job well done. If you are ready to work with an accounting firm that offers a diverse range of talents and services, submit your resume today.

Full-Time positions open: (updated July 2016)

Tax Manager

This key position, with ownership potential, will oversee a profit contribution budget, supervise tax accounting staff, prepare and review income tax returns and financial statement compilations, interview tax clients and perform tax planning. Successful candidate must demonstrate proficiency in income tax (corporate, individual and trust). Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in accounting (Masters in Tax preferred), a CPA certification and a minimum of six (6) years experience in public accounting, primarily in tax.

Tax Supervisor

Seeking a driven, self-motivated team player with a minimum of four (4) years of recent public accounting experience, primarily in tax, to prepare tax returns, supervise tax preparer workload and due dates, and provide guidance to complete engagements. Excellent supervisory and communication skills required. Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in accounting and CPA certification.

Staff Accountant

Position requires a minimum of two (2) years experience in tax return preparation and financial statement compilation and review. A bachelor’s degree in accounting is required, CPA certification is preferred. Essential skills include knowledge of tax, general accounting and math. Individuals must communicate well and have strong analytical, research and reporting skills. A familiarity with Lacerte and QuickBooks software is a plus.

Part-Time Administrative Assistant

Seeking a part-time administrative professional to perform front office receptionist duties including handling a multi line phone system and interacting with clients by phone and face to face. Position includes scheduling appointments, data entry, general clerical duties and communicating with clients. Ideal candidate must possess excellent customer service skills and be comfortable using various computer software programs. Familiarity with Micro Soft Office is essential. Light bookkeeping skills a plus.

All positions offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Relocation assistance provided for management positions.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and salary expectation to careers@theshafergroup.net

Resumes are held on file for six months.

The Shafer Group, PC is an equal opportunity employer.