You will prepare corporate, individual, partnership, trust, not-for-profit, fiduciary, and other tax returns for high-net-worth individuals and mid-market clients; assist with tax planning, research complex tax issues, attend various tax trainings and department meetings, keep up to date on current tax trends, law changes and legislation.  Develop and adhere to an engagement budget, meet, or exceed charge hour goals, play a key role in mentoring interns, and represent the firm when interacting with clients.  You will participate in the tax scanning and verifying process and organize incoming tax information. You might be asked to participate in college campus presentations and/or recruiting events.

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 1 public accounting internship preferred
  • Licensed CPA and active in the state of Ohio
  • 2-4 years of tax experience at a public accounting firm (preferably at a regional firm or in private client services)


  • Competitive salary
  • Annual and CPA exam bonus program
  • Casual dress code
  • Hybrid Optional
  • Excellent medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurances
  • Generous paid time off
  • Partial Reimbursement for Becker Review
  • Paid parking
  • Busy season meals
  • Summer hours program – condensed workweek with flexible Fridays
  • Flexibility in schedule
  • Firm events, happy hours, retreats
  • Fee participation program

Preferred Characteristics / Experience:

  • Ability to produce high quality work
  • Attention to detail
  • Committed to bettering the community
  • Creative
  • Ability to train & mentor staff
  • Commitment to impeccable client service
  • Demonstrates an elevated level of professionalism
  • Strong work ethic

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Barnes Wendling CPAs is a well-respected public accounting firm and Top Workplace for 2022 and 2023 by and The Plain Dealer and a 12-time winner of NorthCoast 99.  We have been serving closely held businesses and not-for-profit organizations since 1946 with three offices in Northern Ohio dedicated to building and maintaining our client’s net worth.  We value our team, clients, and community. We offer our employees unlimited growth opportunities and challenging work while promoting these values in a professional, family-friendly atmosphere. We treat our employees with respect, honesty, and fairness, providing them with the flexibility to balance work and family responsibilities.

If you are looking for an opportunity to grow with a CPA firm where you can make a difference, you can be supported in your professional growth and recognized by your contributions, please submit your resume with salary requirements.

In-Office, Hybrid or Remote opportunities available.  Full-time, Part-time, or Seasonal opportunities available.

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