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Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2019

Tax Manager

MUCR is an award-winning St. Paul based CPA firm, highly recognized as a great place to work! Our growth has prompted the addition of a Tax Manager.

The Tax Manager role holds responsibility for tax research and planning, client relationships, and a primary signer for returns. Partnering with our Real Estate area as well as individual tax reviews are focus areas of this role. As a coach and consult to firm leadership, this position works directly with partners and managers in the firm to learn the client’s business and serve as the client’s primary contact. Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 5-8 years of public accounting experience
  • CPA license
  • Small business tax preparation and review experience, including partnership, S Corp, and individual returns as well as tax planning and consulting experience
  • Estate and trust experience highly preferred
  • Prior experience with CCH software products - a plus
Mahoney, Ulbrich, Christiansen, & Russ, P.A., is one of the top accounting firms in the Twin Cities with outstanding opportunities for growth!

Resumes may be submitted to:

Posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Chief Financial Officer

WES is conducting an exciting retained search for Chief Financial Officer.

Our client is a rapidly growing, fast paced manufacturing company in the Sioux Falls, SD area. Seeking candidates with public accounting foundation, demonstrated progressive responsibilities leading accounting, finance & IT and exhibited passion for people leadership.

The CFO will report directly to the CEO and provide leadership to a team of high-performing, direct and indirect reports. This individual should be a motivated financial executive who can be a strategic partner to the CEO and participate in the development of the company’s plans & programs for growth.

The desired candidate will have 10-15 years of financial experience in a manufacturing environment. Demonstrated early career experience in public accounting and progressive responsibility and leadership management.

A Bachelor’s Degree is required, MBA / CPA preferred.

For consideration, qualified candidates should send resume to Liesl Forve at:

Posted: Saturday, August 10, 2019

Controller - Tradition Capital Bank Edina, MN

Tradition Capital Bank, located in Edina, has an immediate opening for a controller.

The controller is responsible for the accounting operations of the bank, the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the bank's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles and reporting standards.

At Tradition, we see ourselves as more than a private bank. We are stewards of our community, here to serve and connect people in business and life.

Tradition’s values:
• Do the right thing
• G.S.D (get stuff done)
• One team
• Give back

Expectations, skills and qualifications:
• A role model for our core values: do the right thing, get stuff done (G.S.D.), one team and give back
• Demonstrated commitment to timely, defect free and caring customer service
• Focused on coaching and developing others
• Strong delegator; gets day-to-day work done through teams
• Able to hold others accountable for their actions
• Deadline-oriented
• Strong attention to detail
• Self-motivated and persistent in following through
• Able to perform at a high level in a fast-paced environment
• Flexible to change in a growing organization

Education and experience:
A bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university with emphasis on accounting, business, or finance; 7-10 years’ experience in accounting and/or 3-5 years’ experience working in financial institutions; or equivalent combination of education and experience. CPA preferred.

Tradition Capital Bank offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefit package, and generous community giving program. If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume to .

Questions or need more information? Contact Mary Vossen in our Human Resources department by phone: (952) 806-6718

Tradition Capital Bank is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Posted: Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Staff Accountant

The U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission is seeking to fill an Accountant position located in Chicago, IL in the Enforcement division.

The Enforcement division of the SEC in the Chicago Regional Office seeks individuals with diverse backgrounds to fill accountant positions. Specifically, individuals with a working knowledge and understanding of various financial products and the trading strategies employed by firms or traders in those products may be strong candidates to contribute to trading and market-based investigations. Your background in the financial services industry may make you a candidate for one of these open accountant positions. Applicants must meet the specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement.

If you or someone you know is interested in this opportunity, please feel free to review the details and apply online via:

Should you have any questions regarding this vacancy, feel free to contact the Staffing Specialist listed on the job announcement.

Posted: Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Tax Advisor

Responsible for meeting with clients to prepare tax returns, strategic planning, preparing cash flow budgets and financial statement analysis.

Benefits include telecommuting, 100% company-paid health insurance for employee and family, retirement matching, PTO, Health Savings Account contributions and company-paid leadership and CE opportunities. Salary based on experience.

Please email resume and cover letter explaining your "why" to

Posted: Thursday, August 01, 2019

Certified Public Accountant

Anfinson Thompson & Company, P.A., a multi-office CPA firm in West Central Minnesota is seeking a highly motivated CPA who has 3 years of tax experience in servicing the tax, accounting and consulting needs of individuals and businesses. Must have excellent communication, writing and analytical skills. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package. Please submit your cover letter, resume and references to: Anfinson Thompson & Company, P.A. Attn: Tami Ruf•PO BOX 5 •Willmar, MN 56201 or email

Posted: Thursday, August 01, 2019

South of the river employment

Growing, established south metro CPA firm seeking CPA with 5 to 10 years of experience with projections, research, planning and tax preparation for individuals, partnerships, corporations and trusts. Experience with Quick Books and Excel a plus. We offer a flexible schedule, 50-80% FTE. Please send resume to

Posted: Thursday, August 01, 2019


Preston Kelly is seeking a full-time Controller.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Manages month-end close, including reconciliations and financial reports
  • Prepares annual and monthly revenue and expense forecasts
  • Manages cash flow
  • Processes payroll and administers all benefit and insurance-related areas, including 401k, medical/dental plan, ESOP, vacations and sick time, and insurance
  • Prepares work papers for annual review by outside audit firm
Other Responsibilities:
  • Maintains all corporate accounting records in accordance with established disposal schedules
  • Maintains adequate controls of receipts and disbursements
  • Manages the agency’s travel and entertainment policy and procedural guidelines, execution, and updating
  • Prepares special reports and performs studies as directed by the President/CEO
  • Protects corporate assets through sound accounting policies and procedures which include: provision for insurance coverage, as required and protection of business assets and loss prevention through internal control and internal auditing
Contributes to corporate strategy and operations as a key member of management which includes:
  • Management of cash and other investments
  • Maintenance of bank relationship
  • Receipt, custody, and disbursement of the company’s monies and securities
  • Credit and collection management in a timely fashion
  • Works with the Account Management staff to track and institute plans for all losing accounts first, then all accounts
  • Assumes responsibilities of Network Administrator; manages information systems which includes development of and use of electronic data processing facilities (for payroll processing)
  • Administers tax strategy
  • Coordinates legal affairs
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education combined with experience. Emphasis in
  • Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Either has Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) experience or is willing to learn
  • the required rules and regulations
  • Solid computer skills, including experience in accounting software and Excel
  • spreadsheets
  • Knowledge of Advantage software would be a plus
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload in order to meet tight
  • deadlines in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
For more information, visit

Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer

The College of St. Scholastica (CSS), a regional comprehensive institution located in Duluth, Minnesota, seeks a visionary, inspiring, and transformational leader to serve as its next Vice President for Finance/CFO.

The Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer (CFO) serves as the strategic financial partner of the President and CSS leadership. The CFO is responsible for the finance and treasury functions, endowment and investment management, financial and management reporting, financial and capital management, budgeting, facilities management and services, and management of the CSS auxiliaries. The CFO works closely with leadership throughout CSS to develop strategies to strengthen its business, financial and administrative plans, and policies to achieve the College’s strategic goals.

The position requires a Bachelor’s degree and at least ten to fifteen years of progressively responsible financial leadership experience.

Applications should be submitted electronically to The position is open until filled. For full consideration applications should be received by August 16, 2019.

The College of St. Scholastica is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to creating an educational and work environment that is rich in diversity, inclusive and supportive of all students, faculty and staff.

Posted: Thursday, July 25, 2019

Mounds Park Academy, St. Paul, MN - Controller

Mounds Park Academy is a PreK-12 independent school in Saint Paul, MN that serves approximately 500 students from throughout the Twin Cities area.

Mounds Park Academy seeks a Controller to support business services to meet the needs of the MPA community and who is responsible for managing and maintaining the general ledger, year-end audits, budgets, cash management and financial reporting in a manner that ensures the accuracy and integrity of financial records, and timely and effective financial reporting. The Controller supervises the Accounts Payable/Student Billings Coordinator.

The successful candidate would have:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance (CPA or other certifications a plus)
  • 5-7 Years of relevant experience including two years of non-profit experience
  • Advanced proficiency with general ledger software. Experience with Blackbaud FE strongly desired
  • Experience with general ledger reporting, including responsibility for month and year-end closes
  • A solid understanding of GAAP accounting and internal control practices
  • Demonstrated experience/strength in developing policies and procedures for optimal efficiency and effectiveness
  • Technical skills to design and implement efficient financial systems that leverage technology
  • Supervisory experience that demonstrates leadership skills and empathy
In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:
  • Proven attention to detail and ability to problem solve, prioritize work, manage projects, and meet deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently, be flexible
  • Integrity and the ability to keep information confidential
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal skills
  • Strong collaboration skills
Applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply as Mounds Park Academy is dedicated to better reflecting our student body and the Twin Cities area through this addition to our exceptional faculty and staff. Information about our school can be found at

Please submit a letter of interest, professional resume, salary requirements and three professional references to:

Posted: Thursday, July 25, 2019

Director/Manager - Tax Services

One of the Midwest’s leading CPA firms is seeking an experienced pro with extensive tax consulting, compliance and leadership skills. Enjoy national firm-level engagements in an entrepreneurial, team-oriented culture. Plus market-leading comp and benefits. Flexible scheduling. Continuing education. Partnership track. And more. Email

Posted: Thursday, July 25, 2019

Tax Seniors

Do you have 2 to 4 years of tax experience? A CPA license (or on track to earn it)? Join one of the Midwest’s leading CPA firms. Enjoy national firm-level engagements in an entrepreneurial, team-oriented culture. Plus market-leading comp and benefits. Flexible scheduling. Mentoring, continuing education. And more. Email

Posted: Thursday, July 25, 2019

Staff Accountant

We are seeking a full-time tax accountant with 0-5 years of experience, CPA or CPA track preferred, to join our growing firm in the northern suburbs. Working with many small family owned businesses.

Services include, tax returns, some monthly and year-end bookkeeping.

Please contact Dan Freimuth at 651-483-1977 or

Posted: Monday, July 15, 2019

Wanted: CPA to manage SW suburban office

Do you live south TC or south of the river? Are you sick of commuting and driving across the river to one of the downtowns every day? Would a short drive, free parking and running you own office appeal to you? Kind of like having your own practice but with someone else dealing with the "yuk" part like AR, AP and logistics. If you have 3 or more years of public practice, then you might like this change. Some experience with CCH software is a BIG plus.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5779 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5779 in your response.

Posted: Thursday, May 09, 2019

Practice for Sale/Wanted

Plymouth/Minnetonka practice for sale or merger

Well-respected CPA practice seeks qualified buyer for retirement-minded owner. Annual revenue of $300K consisting of 80% tax and 20% audit/accounting work. Owner prefers to transition out over 5 years to maximize client retention. Can exclude audit portion of practice if preferred. Please reply to

Posted: Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Northwest Metro CPA Practice For Sale

Well established CPA practice seeks qualified buyer for retirement-minded owner. Firm practices in business tax, monthly accounting, estates and trusts, payroll, and compilations; no audits. 2018 revenue $248,000. Owner will work for the buyer during transition phase. No agencies.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5797 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5797 in your response.

Posted: Thursday, August 01, 2019

CPA and Payroll practice for sale in Mankato, MN.

Profitable and growing CPA and Payroll practice for sale in Mankato, MN. 70 year history. Year over year growth. Several acquisition options. Is this your next opportunity? Email MD Advisors Group today at

Posted: Thursday, August 01, 2019

Southwest metro practice for sale or merger

Annual gross revenue for 2018 $399K. Specializing in consulting, compilations, and tax. No audits.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5775 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5775 in your response.

Posted: Saturday, June 01, 2019

Wanted: Accounting Practice

Bloomington CPA firm seeking to grow by acquiring retirement minded practitioner. Please call Mark at 612-385-3362 or e-mail

Posted: Monday, April 01, 2019

Wanted: Accounting Practice

Established expanding CPA firm specializing in small business accounting, payroll and taxes is looking to acquire accounting and tax practices in the metro area. Currently have 4 metro locations and a Rochester location. Have done many successful mergers/acquisitions. Please call Gary at 952-484-4343 or email

Posted: Friday, March 01, 2019

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