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Practice for Sale/Wanted

Practice for sale: Twin Cities Metro area accountants only

CPA Owner is Retiring. Planning for a July 1, 2017 transition date. 2015 Billings $ 130,000.00. 13% individual tax, 87% business tax and accounting. Clients located in Twin Cities 7-County Metro Area. Clients require a 2-5 partner CPA Firm.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5451 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5451 in your response.

Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017

Practice for Sale or Merger

$150,000-175,000 of Gov't Audits, Tax Returns, 5500 Audit, Business Audits.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5448 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5448 in your response.

Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

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 3 metro locations and a Rochester location. Have done many successful merger/acquisitions. Please call Gary at 952-484-4343 or e-mail:

Posted: Tuesday, November 01, 2016


Group Controller

Established, the dynamic corporation is seeking an experienced corporate Group Controller for a successful progressive group of companies. This position oversees and coordinates finance operations, recommends and implements strategies to maximize profitability for the group. Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to interact well with all levels of various organizations. CPA required. For complete job description and application go to:, the MSCPA Career Center. Key word search: "group controller” or "20170216-GC".

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5450 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5450 in your response.

Posted: Friday, February 17, 2017

Accountant (part time)

NorthStar Education Services, LLC (“NorthStar”), a subsidiary of Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc. Has an opening for a part-time Accountant in its Eagan, MN office. The position will work 20-25 hours per week.


  • Monthly accounting and financial reporting
  • General ledger maintenance and preparation of monthly journal entries
  • Bank and account reconciliations
  • Accounts payable
  • Developing and maintaining financial spreadsheets
  • Assistance with external audit requirements
  • Recommending, developing, and implementing process improvements to improve accounting operational efficiency, quality of output, and refine synergies
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting or Finance (or knowledge and experience equivalent to) with three to five years of progressively accounting experience.
  • Fundamental knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Ability to think broadly about impact and identify root causes to address solutions to issues
  • Results focused
  • Experience with general ledger/financial reporting software systems.
If you're interested in this job opening, please visit our careers website at Great Lakes is an equal opportunity employer of veterans and individuals with disabilities. If you are a veteran or military member approaching the transition to the civilian workforce and would like assistance with the employment process at Great Lakes, please contact us at We invite all applicants to complete the Voluntary Affirmative Action questions when submitting application materials. The questions are found at the end of the online application process. To learn more about our commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity, please visit our website.

Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation employees enjoy an outstanding benefits package designed to provide employees and their families with a high degree of security.

Great Lakes has contractual obligations that require criminal, employment and education background investigations as a condition of employment.

Sorry, H-1B sponsorship (initiation or transfer) is not provided/available.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5449 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5449 in your response.

Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Seasonal Tax Preparers

Busy CPA office located in St Louis Park seeking part-time seasonal tax preparers. Recent experience preferred. Good part-time position for recently retired CPAs, or CPAs seeking to keep up with tax law changes in the tax field. Hours flexible, evenings and weekends available.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5447 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5447 in your response.

Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

Finance Controller- Goodhue County, MN

Qualifications for the position include a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, or related field, and at least four years of experience in a progressively responsible position in governmental or public accounting setting preferred.

The position profile and application are available at

Please direct questions to Gary Weiers at or 612-920-3320 extension 109.

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

Senior Accountant - CPA

InPursuit Search, a national retained search firm, has a client opportunity for a driven CPA with 1-3 yrs of experience that is interested in fast-tracking their career to Controller.

View the Position Profile and apply now at:

Posted: Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Chief Financial Officer

Under general direction, implements, directs and supervises a program of fiscal management and financial affairs of the County. Develops and presents financial alternatives and makes recommendations to the Board, Administration, and Departments. In conjunction with finance staff partners with all other department managers to design, implement, and operate the most effective possible financial aspects for their programs. Teaches and informs the public, Board, and all staff about County financial affairs. Establishes and develops an effective financial system directed toward analyzing and implementing improved management accounting techniques within and between organizational entities. Researches, analyzes, develops and evaluates policies, procedures and systems of fiscal importance to the County and advises administrative staff and the County Board of Commissioners as to their impact on the County. Supervises professional and support staff and performs related financial management work as required.

Complete job description and required application can be found at our website at:

Posted: Friday, February 03, 2017

Client Account Manager

Stevens Foster Financial Advisors is a highly respected Registered Investment Advisory firm consistently ranked by Barron's among the top advisors in the country, and are interested in adding an experienced professional advisor to our team. We provide fully integrated financial planning to high net worth and corporate clients.

This position requires a combination of experience, excellent client service and communication skills, and expertise in the disciplines of financial management. The Client Account Manager is the primary point of contact between our clients and our firm and will work as part of a team to create comprehensive, sophisticated financial plans and models for high net worth individuals. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking skills and accuracy in addition to excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work with clients toward achieving their goals.

What Makes Us Unique?

Tax Planning & Preparation
Many effective tax saving strategies are directly linked to financial goals, so strategic planning is as crucial for managing tax liabilities as it is for managing investments. Our CPAs understand the complexities associated with the financial needs and tax requirements for individuals with high net worth and tax planning and preparation is an integrated part of our financial planning.

Corporate Benefit Plans
We know executive benefit plans. Deferred compensation, stock option exercise, ownership requirements, retirement and excess benefit plans: our expertise maximizes their advantage and integrates them within the elements of the overall financial planning.

We are interested in adding an experienced financial advisor to work as part of our team and manage long- term client relationships. If you have at least 5 years experience providing financial services to corporate and individual clients please submit your resume and a message describing your strengths and interests.

Please submit your resume to

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Vice President, Finance and Administration

Ballinger|Leafblad is proud to present the following information on behalf of our client, Ronald McDonald House Charities-Upper Midwest.

View the Position Profile for job and application information:

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Volunteer Opportunities

WeMN Volunteer CFO/Board Treasurer

Women Entrepreneurs of Minnesota (WeMN) is a membership organization that supports entrepreneurial-spirited women by providing monthly networking events and/or educational programs in addition to our flagship nine-month FREE member mentorship program. We also have a biennial all day conference. Board perks include free membership and attendance at all events.

WeMN is searching for a Treasurer / CFO for our working board of directors. Our working board actually runs the organization's operations, there is no admin staff.

The CFO / Board Treasurer position includes the following duties:

  • writing checks
  • making deposits
  • maintaining the QB general ledger
  • producing month-end reports
  • monitoring cash and receivables
  • year-end 990N reporting
  • budgeting
  • attend board meetings
Send an email to our President Amalia Moreno-Damgaard at if you are interested in joining our Working Board of Directors!

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

HeroSearch Volunteer Opportunity

HeroSearch is a young social venture seeking volunteers for the Board of Directors Financial Advisor role. Ideal candidate has CPA, nonprofit experience and passion for social good. HeroSearch exists to inspire people who want to make a difference to be connected to causes they are passionate about. Contact Jennifer Victor-Larsen at

Posted: Monday, January 16, 2017

ISLA Seeks Candidates for Board of Directors

The International Spanish Language Academy (ISLA), a K-6 Spanish immersion and International Baccalaureate world school, seeks candidates for its Board of Directors. We are looking for interested community members, teachers, and parents from diverse backgrounds to fill several upcoming vacancies for 3-year terms, beginning June 30, 2017.

Because ISLA is a charter school, ISLA’s Board of Directors operates as its own school district. The Board is responsible for overseeing the general operations of the school, implementing policies and procedures, and long term financial planning. There are a number of different committees on which Board members can serve.

ISLA is seeking Board candidates with experience in law, finance or accounting, human resources, and education. Questions can be directed to Brenna Backstrand, Governance Committee member, at, or to Gina Rumore, Election & Nominating Committee Chair, at If you are interested in applying, please submit a Statement of Interest to the Election and Nominating Committee by February 2017. This form is located on the school’s website ( The election for office will occur in connection with the annual meeting in May 2017.

Posted: Monday, January 09, 2017

TruStone Financial Volunteer Opportunities

TruStone Financial is seeking volunteers to serve on various committees and boards to help advance one of Minnesota’s largest and most progressive credit unions. Opportunities include Associate Director, Board of Directors, Supervisory Committee, Mortgage Lending Services Board of Directors and the TruStone Financial Foundation. Complete our volunteer interest form today at

Posted: Tuesday, January 03, 2017

CPA Pro Bono Services Wanted for Small Not-for-profit

The mission of the Steve Rummler Hope Foundation is to heighten awareness of the dilemma of chronic pain and the disease of addiction and to improve the associated care process. Every day, 78 people die of an opioid overdose, more than fatal car accidents. Our goals are (1) a public that wants action to end the epidemic of addiction and overdose deaths, (2) healthcare professionals who are educated in and practice responsible prescribing, (3) pain patients who receive treatment focused on wellness rather than drugs, and (4) health care that offers easy access to compassionate, evidence-based addiction treatment.

We are currently searching for a Certified Public Accountant to assist our organization with year-end taxes. We are a small 501(c)(3) not-for-profit with an immense network of supporters across the nation. We ask that the CPA volunteer their services to prepare all necessary materials for the organization’s taxes.


  • Undergraduate degree or higher in accounting
  • 3-5 years experience in accounting for not-for-profits
  • Has prepared taxes for organizations in the past
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
Please consider the opportunity to become part of our network and assist our organization in our life-saving work.

Send all inquiries to Executive Director, Lexi Reed Holtum if interested.

Steve Rummler Hope Foundation
12800 Whitewater Drive, Suite 100
Minnetonka, MN 55343

Posted: Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Hennepin History Museum Seeks Volunteer Board Member/Treasurer

Want to bond over local history, financial statements and building reserves? We have an opportunity for you. The Hennepin History Museum is dedicated to preserving and sharing the diverse history of Hennepin County. We are searching for a volunteer to serve as treasurer on our board of directors. Board meetings take place monthly, with committee and prep work between full board meetings. The treasurer is specifically tasked with ensuring accurate financial records are maintained, proper financial procedures are followed, and chairing the finance committee. For more details, please contact the Hennepin History Museum at 612-870-1329.

Posted: Thursday, November 10, 2016

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