Tax Accountant
LeverPoint Management

Posted July 22, 2018

Employment Type Full-time, Exempt

Compensation Depends upon Skills and Experience

Company LeverPoint Management

Location 5 Maxwell Drive
Clifton Park, NY 12065
US


DESCRIPTORS

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

LeverPoint® is a boutique fund administration firm that has been providing customized solutions for firms since 1995. Today LeverPoint services over $46 billion in assets for Private Equity, Venture Capital, Real Estate, and Fund of Funds clients.

At LeverPoint we place high value on values. We believe in investing in the latest technology, education, and training to help build well-rounded individuals and careers. Our commitment to building careers is reflected in our dedication to uphold the highest ethics and industry standards while creating a company culture of involvement, both in and outside of the office, by giving back to the community. 

LeverPoint is always looking for talented, self-motivated individuals to join our team. If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application!

LeverPoint is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.
We recognize and respect the amount of time you are about to invest by applying to this open position. If you complete this job application, you will be kept informed via email status updates (and text messages, if you opt in) throughout the evaluation process.

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Upon receipt of your responses, we will evaluate your submission. If selected for a personal interview, you will receive an email/text with scheduling instructions.

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The Human Resources Department

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JOB DESCRIPTION

The Accountant prepares Federal and State Income Tax Returns for private equity and venture capital clients.  Typically, the returns will be partnership in nature.  Additional responsibilities that may arise include satisfying other periodic reporting and filing obligations which clients may be subject to.  This position will require regular interaction with clients and team members.
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collect necessary information and prepare work papers to firms standards
  • Utilize tax software in preparing federal tax returns, state tax returns, and other filings
  • Researching and documenting tax positions under the direction of the tax manager
  • Maintain and update the necessary tasks in File in Time (tax tracking/scheduling software)
  • Work on special projects as needed
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • 0 – 3 years’ experience in Accounting, Finance or related field preferred
  • Ability to multitask; excellent communication, time management, planning and problem solving skills required
  • Ability to manage time and meet deadlines
  • Ability to communicate and interact professionally and effectively through written and oral communication with current and potential clients
  • Strong organizational skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple priorities and deadlines
BENEFITS

  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Community Service Hours
  • Competitive Pay
  • Continuing Education Plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Direct Deposit
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent Advancement Opportunities
  • Family and Medical Leave
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Formal Ongoing Training Program
  • Formal On-the-Job Training Program
  • Group benefits package (Medical, Dental, Long- and Short-term Disability, Vision, Life Insurance, and 401k)
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term Care Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Medical Spending and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Personal Days
  • Recruiting Referral Bonus Program
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Sick Time
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vacation
  • Vision Insurance
  • Wellness Program