Job Description

Public Accountant

City: Tempe

State: Arizona

Zip: 85282


CornerStone Professional Placement is seeking a Public Accountant for a direct hire role with a successful public accounting client in Tempe, AZ. The Public Accountant, you will be responsible for preparing and reviewing financial statements and tax returns, assisting clients with payroll, ensuring compliance with GAAP, local, state, and federal tax laws, and building strong client relationships. This is an exciting opportunity to join a cohesive team with a family oriented culture and open door policy!


Requirements for the Public Accountant:

·        Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance, or related fields

·        Active AZ CPA License strongly preferred

·        8+ years of public accounting experience

·        Tax accounting experience

·        Experience preparing financial statements and payroll for clients

·        Lacert, QuickBooks, and Creative Solutions software experience preferred


Compensation for the Public Accountant:

·        Employment Type: Direct Hire

·        Location: On-site in Tempe, AZ 85282

·        Hours: Mon-Fri 7a-4p, OT required during tax season, half day Fridays during Summers

·        Pay Rate: 120-150K/year

·        Benefits: United Healthcare Medical and Vision (2 plan options) - Employer pays $550 towards premium, Safe Harbor 401K w/ 3% match after 1 year, paid holidays, PTO, half day Fridays during Summer

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online