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Posted: Friday, September 23, 2016

Staff Accountant

The Staff Accountant maintains all general ledger activity for the institution; responsibilities include management of journal entries and the month-end closing process, including related reconciliations; management of budget access and reporting. This position reports to the Comptroller in the Business Office, working closely with the Budget Director and Departmental Representatives.

The Staff Accountant manages the collection of data entry for all journal entry transactions including interdepartmental charges from transportation; bookstore; printing services; mail services; MFP services; One-Card transactions, as well as other adjusting entries requested by individual departments. Work with the Budget Director to enter and maintain the annual operating budget.

What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, a generous paid time off as well as access too many other campus amenities.

The successful candidate should possess an Accounting degree or equivalent work experience and 3 to 5 years’ experience working in a business office setting.

Preferred qualities include accounting experience within a college or university or other large non-profit organization is highly desired.

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete.

We accept only online applications.

For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit:

Start Date: As soon as possible.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

If you are in need of assistance with the application process or have questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 507-222-7471.

Posted: Friday, September 16, 2016

Tax Professional - Part-time/Tax Season

Irwin Schaffer, LLC, a downtown St. Paul CPA firm, and PrairieView Partners, LLC, a commonly-owned “fee-only” financial planning firm, seeks a tax professional to prepare individual tax returns on a part-time basis from February 1, 2017 through April 15, 2017. The ideal candidate will have four-plus years of individual tax experience working with mid to high-end tax returns. We are flexible about work location and hours, with both in-office and telecommuting options available. We anticipate the time commitment for this position at about 20 to 25 hours a week from February through April 15th. The possibility of work outside of tax season work also exists for someone with the right skills, experience and interests, and the hope is that this position will be recurring in subsequent tax seasons. We are located in the Lowertown area of St. Paul in comfortable and convenient offices in the historic Gilbert Building. We are a collegial ten-person firm serving over 250 interesting, successful, and appreciative clients with combined investment wealth in excess of $400 million. Compensation is very competitive and commensurate with experience. Visit our website at for more information about our organization.

Submit resume and letter of interest E-mail resume and letter of interest to

Posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016


Growing CPA firm is seeking a CPA with 2+ years of experience in public accounting. A candidate with individual income tax preparation experience is a plus. Our firm has multiple offices and is located outside the metro area. We are looking for an individual with a commitment to live in the Hutchinson or Cokato area. Our firm has a great team of professionals serving small business and individuals. If you are interested in growing with us, contact us today!

Please send resume and transcript to:
Karla Lund
Piehl, Hanson, Beckman, P.A.
PO Box 399
Hutchinson, MN 55350

Or e-mail your resume and transcript to

Posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Accountant - Entry Level

Growing CPA firm is seeking an entry-level accountant with a four-year degree in accounting who plans to sit for the CPA exam. Our firm has multiple offices and is located outside the metro area. We are looking for an individual with a commitment to live in the Hutchinson or Cokato area. Our firm has a great team of professionals serving small business and individuals. If you are interested in growing with us, contact us today!

Please send resume and transcript to:
Karla Lund
Piehl, Hanson, Beckman, P.A.
PO Box 399
Hutchinson, MN 55350

Or e-mail your resume and transcript to

Posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Tax Accountant

Are you looking for a career in a closely-held, client oriented, continuously growing tax and accounting firm? Andring, Collins, Norman & Co., Chtd. can provide just that. We pride ourselves on nurturing and maintaining long-lasting client relationships with individuals, small businesses, nonprofit organizations and fiduciaries. Our practice includes tax preparation, consulting and planning, financial statement preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services.

We are seeking an Experienced Tax Professional to join our team. Qualifications include an active CPA License and 3+ years preparing tax returns, accounting and managing client relationships. Agriculture industry experience is a plus. We offer competitive pay and benefits, flexible work schedule and a potential for ownership.

Please forward cover letter and resume to

Andring, Collins, Norman & Co., Chtd.
1628 S. Riverfront Dr.
Mankato, MN 56001

Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016

CPA/Full Charge Bookeeper for 3-6 month position

Machine Tool Supply is seeking an experienced and qualified individual to maintain all general ledger accounts, reconcile bank statements, conduct monthly and year-end closeouts, prepare monthly and YTD financial statements.

Additional work will include some transactional A/P and A/R.

We use a fully cloud-based ERP system, so your schedule can be flexible.

Machine Tool Supply is a small (21 employee) privately held, industrial distributor specializing in the sales of Machine Tools, industrial and MRO Supplies.

Due to the short-term nature of the position, benefits may be available, but would have to be discussed depending on hours worked.

Please send resume, salary requirements and availability to:

Machine Tool Supply
Todd Kerin
(no phone calls please)

Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Director of Accounting - American Crystal Sugar Company

Review position description and apply online at:

Posted: Friday, September 09, 2016

CPA / Business Advisor / Manager

Are you a successful CPA or CPA Candidate with at least three years public accounting experience? Are you tired of grueling hours and not being appreciated? Are you ready to join a dynamic, growing Certified Public Accounting firm? Haworth & Company, Ltd. has five locations in the Minneapolis/St. Paul/Rochester areas providing accounting, payroll and tax services to small and medium size businesses. We have a strong track record of success and we need talented individuals to help us continue to grow.

Haworth & Company is seeking dynamic CPAs to join our firm. We have immediate opportunities in our Edina and Maple Grove locations. The successful candidates will have:

  • At least 3 years public accounting experience.
  • Outstanding interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • 3 years experience in Individual and business income tax preparation.
  • CPA (preferred) or EA. CPA candidate will be considered DOQ.
If you are a self-motivated person who enjoys helping small business owners become more successful, we are interested in you.

Responsibilities include:
  • Provide outstanding, ongoing client consultation.
  • Prepare individual and business tax returns (1040, 1120S, 1065).
  • Supervise the monthly write-up services for our small business clients.
  • Prepare financial statements (compilations).
  • Manage an assigned client base for our Firm.
We offer a friendly, flexible professional work environment. Excellent pay and benefits. Join a firm that appreciates your talents and wants to help you enhance your career. Please check us out at

We also have Assistant Manager openings in most of our locations for CPA/CPA candidates will 0-2 years public accounting experience who have a serious desire to be in public accounting. Please send your resume to

Posted: Friday, September 09, 2016

Tax Senior or Manager, CPA

John A. Knutson & Co., PLLP (JAK) is just the right size for your success! As a large local firm, we provide personalized service to our clients throughout Minnesota and beyond. Conveniently located near the state fairgrounds, we currently have an opening for a CPA with a minimum of 5 years of public accounting experience in Business Tax. Our firm serves closely held businesses, in a variety of industries, and individuals in areas such as audit and attest, tax planning and preparation, succession and estate planning, and management consulting services. Responsibilities of this position include technical tax review of all types of returns, identify and manage issues to ensure the accuracy of the tax return, perform tax research, serve as a client manager, communicate and train firm personnel on tax developments, and act as a resource for staff, as well as other duties. The ideal candidate must have advanced technical skills in a variety of tax and accounting areas, the ability to manage multiple priorities with a high degree of accuracy, exhibit a high degree of professionalism, participate as a team member, and possesses excellent communication skills. We offer a friendly, casual work environment with a competitive compensation package. Qualified candidates, if you would like to join our team, please email your resume to

Posted: Thursday, September 08, 2016

Experienced Tax Accountant

Are you looking to make a difference in a team environment? Swanson Hinsch & Co. CPA's in Mankato, has a tax and small business career opportunity with promotion potential for a results oriented, experienced tax accountant.

This position offers competitive compensation with benefits and a stable, flexible work environment. Bachelor's Degree in Accounting with 3+ years of proven accounting and tax experience required.

Learn more about our South Central Minnesota firm, its team members and this exciting career opportunity at:

Submit resume and cover letter to:

Posted: Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Staff Accountant (Grants)

Application Deadline: September 19, 2016
Start Date: October 2016

Pheasants Forever is the nation’s leading upland wildlife habitat conservation organization. Pheasants Forever (PF), with its Quail Forever (QF) division, has over 700 chapters, 140,000 members & a $75 million annual budget.

The Staff Accountant works as a member of the organization’s grants team to administer $35 million annually in local, state, & Federal grants. The position supports the organization’s mission by providing core business functions for government-funded projects.

The Staff Accountant is responsible for post-award grant administration & related project accounting. This position provides internal support and accounting functions to project managers for implementation of the organization’s government grants & cooperative agreements.

Location: Pheasants Forever national office in White Bear Lake, MN


  • Track progress toward financial a & performance goals. Analyze, interpret, & disseminate data to evaluate progress.
  • Review, approve, & allocate expenditures to supporting cost centers. Provide internal reports & guidance to project staff & management.
  • Work closely with project staff to prepare periodic reports to grantors.
  • Reconcile project financial data to the organization’s accounting systems.
  • Assist others in the Public Finance & Accounting Departments with special projects, annual audit, & other duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
  • Knowledge of financial operations, laws, & terminology
  • Organization, attention to detail, & follow through
  • Strong oral communications & customer service skills
Training & Experience Guideline: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field. Experience in project or grant accounting preferred.

Salary: $45,000 - $50,000 per year depending on experience + Health Benefits & Retirement Package

To Apply: Visit our website at:

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Please combine your cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for this position, along with your resume, & 3 references into a single Word or PDF file before uploading on the Recruitment website.

Pheasants Forever is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled.

Posted: Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Opportunity for a full time CPA Associate

CJMn Ltd is an established firm located in the Minneapolis/St Paul metro area. The core leadership of this independent office has been together for over 15 years. Originally a part of a top 10 firm that has taken the best elements of a large firm and combined them with a more client focused personal approach.

Due to organic growth we have a tax and small business career opportunity for an individual who is a self-motivator with tax, accounting, and people skills. The ideal candidate is a CPA, with 3-7 years of recent public accounting experience with an emphasis in taxation.

If you are interested in working with clients to help them solve their issues while working in a team environment, we have a proven path for taking accountants and making them client relationship managers. Consider a position that will challenge and enhance your skill set.

Take the next step in your career by emailing your resume for consideration to

Posted: Thursday, September 01, 2016

Audit Senior or Supervisor

Are you ready to join a firm that can provide you with professional challenges, growth and development opportunities, yet is not so large that you get lost in a sea of people? It's time to make a change.

Boulay Team members appreciate: growth and development opportunities, recognition, communication and celebration opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits programs, time to rest, relax and re-charge and our commitment to community service.


  • Audit of financial statements including, but not limited to: auditing cash, accounts payable, accrued liabilities, income expense analysis
  • Assists on special projects (i.e. due diligence or mergers and acquisitions)
  • Works to develop better skills through reading, training seminars, CPE and accepting challenging engagements/projects
  • Researches technical issues
  • Effectively explains engagement objectives and related technical issues
  • Identifies the need for and seeks guidance to assist in resolution of technical issues
  • Identifies and communicates issues and ideas with client and/or in-charge
  • Communicates with team members as to the status of engagements/projects
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 3 – 7 years of progressively challenging public accounting experience
  • CPA licensure or actively working towards CPA licensure
  • Ability to reason intelligently and use sound judgment
  • Ability to organize work and projects, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Strong attention to details
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal capacities
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team-oriented
What separates Boulay from the rest is our thoughtful and comprehensive client service; how we work hard to develop honest, down-to-earth, long-term relationships by listening to and instigating dialogues, and finally, that we are proactive in helping them solve problems and reach their goals.

To be considered for the Boulay team, forward your resume and salary requirements in confidence to:

Attn: Human Resources
7500 Flying Cloud Dr., Ste. 800
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Posted: Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Law Firm Controller

JUX is hiring a full-time controller, with future CFO potential. Learn more:

Posted: Monday, August 29, 2016

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Tax Site Preparer

The mission of Community Action is to reduce poverty and its impacts on people's lives.

Purpose:The individual tax site preparer works closely with Community Action staff to prepare customers state and federal tax returns. Volunteers will work to ensure that customers are qualifying for important tax credits like the Earned Income Tax Credit. Preparers also serve as a trusted (and free) resource, ensuring customers file correctly.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare state and federal tax returns using tax software called TaxWise.
  • Direct customers to appropriate on-site financial services.
  • Work cooperatively with staff and other volunteers to provide high-quality service to customers.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality, providing as much privacy as logistically possible.
Qualifications & Skills Needed:
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to analyze applications and paperwork.
  • Ability to discuss customer’s tax and financial situation with empathy and respect.
  • Computer proficient.
  • Enjoy working in a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic environment.
Meet one of the following criteria:
  • Experience filing your own tax return
  • Taken a tax law or tax accounting course at the college level
  • Work in the accounting field
Time Commitment:
Must complete the following:
  • Attend one of two informational orientation on Tuesday, 11/29 at 6:00 pm or Wednesday, 11/30 at 2:00 pm in the Wellstone room, basement level of the Community Action Building, 450 North Syndicate St. Saint Paul. Register for orientation
  • Attend 8 hour IRS tax training on one of 2 dates in January or February on a Saturday.
  • Successfully complete (open book) basic IRS certification test.
  • Complete two practice tax returns accurately.
  • Volunteers will be required to provide at least 4 hours work every Monday from 2/6 to 4/10, 2017, 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Please complete the online Volunteer Application and refer to the Individual Tax Site Preparer position in the Volunteer Interest section.

Posted: Friday, September 09, 2016

TCGIS Seeks Board Treasurer

The Twin Cities German Immersion School seeks candidates with financial experience and expertise to serve on their school board. The board is made up of nine volunteers (parents, teachers and unaffiliated community members). The current treasurer is stepping down to concentrate on other areas.

TCGIS has an impeccable audit history and maintains a fund balance of around 20%. The school serves over 500 students from around the metro area, and has worked hard to establish a good reputation educating students.

This position would be a one-year appointment, with an opportunity to run for a three-year position in our election in May. Contact for more info, or fill out and send this application.

Posted: Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Practice for Sale/Wanted

Tax Practice For Sale

Future retirees: Consider working only during the tax season in the warm and welcoming environment of Boulder City (near Las Vegas) Nevada. A $200,000 plus tax practice is for sale. The vast majority of these established clients are local residents and businesses. Principals only Call 702-965-3277.

Posted: Thursday, September 01, 2016

Tax Practice Wanted - St Paul

CPA looking for retirement minded tax pro. I'm your exit strategy. Experience buying two, merging one, and selling. I would like to own and operate a small mostly individual tax firm. Your clients will be well served.

Company confidential. Send responses to or Blind Box #5384 MNCPA, 1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 600, Bloomington, MN 55431. Please reference Blind Box #5384 in your response.

Posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2016

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 mergers and acquisitions. Please call Gary at 952-484-4343 or e-mail:

Posted: Sunday, May 01, 2016

Wanted: Accounting Practice

Bloomington CPA firm seeking retirement minded practitioner to acquire. Top dollar paid for right fit. Plus very flexible transition plan options. Please call Mark 612-385-3362 or e-mail at

Posted: Sunday, May 01, 2016

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