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Our client, Arlington State Bank is a 4th generation family owned bank located in Arlington, MN and is currently seeking an individual to join the team as their Controller. This position will be responsible for management of the financial activities of the bank to include: financial analysis, month-end close, call reports and maintaining internal control safeguards.

Qualifications include a Bachelor Degree in Accounting and/or Finance with five plus years related experience. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical and technical skills along with ability to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines. Excellent judgment and decision making abilities along with effective interpersonal skills are essential to this position. Banking experience is preferred along with knowledge of GAAP as well as state and federal banking regulations. CPA and/or CMA a plus.

This position offers a competitive compensation range of $60,000-$80,000 DOE. A benefits package includes a fully paid health insurance family plan and 401(k) match of 4% in addition to other incentives. Arlington State Bank has been in business since 1895. EOE

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Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018

Education Minnesota is looking for an Accounting Specialist!

Purpose of Position:
Under the direction of the assistant CFO, the accounting specialist provides a full range of accounting services, is the primary point of contact for payroll, and supports general clerical function that relate to the operation of the finance department for Education Minnesota.

Primary Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Processing and posting of payroll
  • Preparing monthly journal entries, posting journal entries and cash receipts
  • Reconciling and analyzing general ledger accounts and inter-entity accounts
  • Compiling and filing internally and externally required reports
  • Review and process all vouchers, invoices and check requests
  • Code, cost out and prepare journal entries for internal print work orders
  • Maintain accounts receivable including cash receipts
  • Assign proper account numbers, review for proper authorizations and accuracy of all invoices, expense reports, and check requests
  • Assign supplies, postage and printing charges to proper departments or affiliates
  • Reconcile monthly postage and printing charges with work orders
  • Maintain records of staff travel expenses
  • Processing of month-end close financial statements
  • Other duties as assigned
Please visits our website to apply and view job qualifications:

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018

Senior Staff Accountant

Faribault Minnesota CPA firm is seeking a Senior Staff Accountant. Responsibilities include:

  • Individual and business tax preparation and review
  • Tax planning
  • Compilation of financial statements
  • Small business consulting

Candidates must have:
  • A minimum of five years public accounting experience
  • An active Minnesota CPA license
  • Experience preparing IRS forms 1120, 1120S, 1065, 990 and 1040

Proficiency using ProSystem Tax, Accounting CS, Microsoft Office and Quickbooks software is preferred but not required.

The position is fulltime with paid holiday and PTO time, health, life and disability insurance and 401k pension plan.

Future ownership in the firm is a possibility for the right candidate.

Send resume and cover letter to or

Judd, Ostermann & Demro, Ltd.
2209 Bard Avenue
Faribault, MN 55021

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018

Senior Internal Auditor

We currently have an opportunity available for a Senior Auditor to join our Internal Audit team in Plymouth, MN. This position will provide high quality professional day-to-day execution of internal audit engagements and work with the Audit Director in planning and executing operational and financial audits for the Company. The Senior Auditor will also be responsible for special projects as assigned.

The ideal candidate will have 4-7 years of related experience. Bachelor’s degree required. A recognized professional designation (CIA, CISA, CPA, etc.) is an asset. Experience in internal audit ?at a large public organization or external audit at Big 4 is preferred. Insurance industry experience a plus.

For a complete job description and to apply: - Refer to Job #787BR

Posted: Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Audit/ Tax Manager

SVA, in Brookfield Wisconsin, has openings for experienced Tax and Audit Managers. These are great positions for someone who wants to grow and advance in an established, public accounting firm that ranks as one of the top 100 CPA firms in the country.

Audit Manager:

  • Oversee, plan, develop and execute audit, review, compilation and advisory engagements
  • Provide recommendations for improvements based on client business objectives
  • Build client relationships to increase referral sources, business development and become a trusted advisor
  • Develop Assurance team through coaching, mentoring, performance reviews, etc.
  • Use technology tools to increase efficiency and effectiveness of deliverables and services
Tax Manager:
  • Review/ check individual and business tax returns.
  • Supervise tax-related assignments, coordinate assignment of tax returns among staff.
  • Prepare and supervise tax planning assignments.
  • Coordinate and participate in tax indoctrination and training.
  • Lead/ participate in tax training updates.
  • Research projects on specific tax problems.
  • Assemble data for use with tax audits.
  • Coordinate between automated tax systems and accounting staff.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, CPA required
  • Five+ years public accounting or related experience
  • Supervisory/ in-charge experience preferred
  • High level of technical skill including Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), and U.S. Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS)
  • Prefer knowledge of SOC/ SOX reporting requirements and audit procedures
  • Familiarity with data analysis (Team Mate, IDEA or AC)
  • Supervisory/ in-charge experience preferred
  • High level of federal and WI taxation expertise.
  • Master's degree in Taxation preferred.
To apply, please email

Posted: Monday, July 02, 2018

Advisor Compensation Manager

Essential Functions:

  • Manage the advisor compensation process.
  • Prepare and distribute advisor financial statements and contracts.
  • Assist advisors with questions regarding their compensation.
  • Prepare and distribute 1099 tax forms annually.
  • Manage the tracking and payment of advisors on a financing program.
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Four year degree in accounting or related field.
  • Three to five years’ experience in financial services or accounting preferred.
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements.
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Maintain confidentiality of information.
  • Extremely high attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
Additional Skills and Experience:
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains or experience with accounting software.
  • SQL and BI360 reporting experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of insurance / financial services industry.
Email resume to

Posted: Friday, June 29, 2018

Financial Manager

Financial Managers form the foundation of our advisory work by applying accounting skills, financial analysis, research, and communication skills to serve clients and co-workers.


  • Investment portfolio accounting.
  • Preparing cash flow forecasts to illustrate client portfolio withdrawal rates.
  • Preparing client portfolio review materials and responding to client questions.
  • Communicating with client tax advisers and their portfolio custodian.
  • Executing online investment transactions initiated by the team’s investment advisers.
  • Analysis of equity and fixed income investments.
  • Potential involvement with information security and regulatory compliance.
  • Undergraduate degree required – Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or Liberal Arts preferred.
  • Accounting and/or tax experience.
  • Professional designation of CPA beneficial.
  • Exceptional analytical and communication skills.
  • Strong orientation to detail, organization, and process.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel required.
  • Experience with PortfolioCenter or Advent Portfolio Management software is beneficial.
We Offer
  • Personal development growth opportunities, including a path to becoming an investment adviser and a long term opportunity for management and leadership.
  • Work/life balance
  • An inclusive work environment where every person is given the encouragement, support, and opportunity to be successful.
  • A comprehensive benefits package.
More details can be found at

Apply via email to with a resume and a cover letter attached.

Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Senior Tax Accountant, Edina MN

Abdo, Eick & Meyers, LLP is seeking a senior accountant to join our growing Tax Group. Attracting, developing, and retaining the best employees are our highest priorities. We are always seeking talented individuals who can contribute to the success of our firm. So, if you are looking for an opportunity with a growing, collaborative firm, that values teamwork, relationships and growth & development please apply online here.

Posted: Tuesday, June 26, 2018


Full-Time Comptroller
Location: Fond du Lac Tribal Center
Supervisor: Tribal Enterprises Executive Director and Tribal Programs Executive Director

BA or BS degree in accounting is required. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification is preferred. Five years previous experience as a Comptroller or primary accounting professional is required.

Extensive knowledge of accounting software, input and retrieval systems.

Native American Preference.
Application required, Please include your credentials.

Apply to:
Fond du Lac Human Resources
1720 Big Lake Road
Cloquet, MN 55720

Posted: Monday, June 25, 2018

Tax Manager / Tax Senior

A well-established CPA firm with offices in Duluth, Minnesota and Superior, Wisconsin is seeking a CPA with 5+ years of general public accounting experience, with growth potential. Experience with all areas of tax planning and preparation for individuals and business clients required. Must be proficient with QuickBooks, Excel, and Word. Excellent salary and benefits are offered. Please send resumes in strict confidence to

Posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Practice for Sale/Wanted

Wanted: accounting practice

Are you thinking about merging or selling your practice? Progressive, growing, fast-paced north metro CPA firm seeks strategic acquisitions with individuals and firms. Are you ready for a change? Retirement? We have successfully completed several transactions over the last nine years and are ready to talk to you. Contact John at 612-382-5324 or email

Posted: Wednesday, June 06, 2018

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: Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Accounting Practice for Sale

Motivated to sell established CPA office of 25+ years. Annual gross revenues over $250K. Specializing in small business accounting, payroll, and tax. Located 1 hour north of metro. Call 612-390-8493 for more details.

Posted: Friday, June 01, 2018

CPA Practice for Sale in SE MN

Growth of 10%+ per year with potential for greater if interested in audits. Revenue is approximately 21% Accounting and Bookkeeping Services, 65% Tax Planning and Preparation with the remainder from Consulting, W2/1099 Prep and rents. Practice uses QuickBooks and Intuit ProTax Online. Mix of Individual, Partnership, Sole-Proprietor and S-Corp clients. Large agricultural client base so buyer must know farming. Building that houses practice may be included in sale or rented. Over $30k improvements made to building in 2016. Asking price (practice only) $105k. Sales terms negotiable for the right buyer. Contact

Posted: Friday, May 04, 2018

Volunteer Opportunities

Twin Cities Estate Planning Council-Looking for volunteers

The Twin Cities Estate Planning Council was established in 1978 to promote multi-disciplinary education, understanding, and cooperation among professionals who are involved in estate planning. It is organized to help its members render the highest possible service to the public by presenting excellent educational programs and networking opportunities. The programs we offer feature high quality local professionals with insights that appeal to a broad segment of our membership and nationally recognized speakers.

Our membership is comprised of professionals who practice in the following areas: Accounting, appraisal, charitable giving, estate planning, financial planning, insurance, legal, tax, trust services.

We are looking for volunteers to speak at our monthly meetings and or to serve on the board of directors. If you are interested in these opportunities, please contact Bonnie Stanley, 3900 Main Street NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421. Phone: 763-208-9119, fax: 763-226-2393,

Posted: Tuesday, August 01, 2017

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