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If you are someone who wants to work hard, be rewarded for being your best, and bring your best – every day – consider applying.

Best Accounting Firms to Work for 2009-2016E. Cohen and Company, CPAs is a full-service CPA firm based in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area providing Audit & Assurance, Tax Compliance & Consulting, Business Advisory Services, and Business Technology Services to:

  • Government Contractors
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Professional Services Firms
  • Real Estate Firms
  • Wholesalers
  • High Net Worth Individuals
  • Restaurateurs

Located in Rockville, MD, and dedicated to customized client service, we have a 95% client retention rate. Our Firm has been voted “Best Accounting Firm to Work For” by Accounting Today Magazine, eight years in a row and counting!

We care a great deal about our clients and helping them succeed in solving some of their toughest problems. Due to our growth, we are currently seeking talented individuals for the following career openings:


Senior Audit Staff Accountant

In this role, you will have the opportunity to utilize your technical audit, analytical, operational, management, and client service skills by:

  • Serving as client’s trusted advisor with direct client communication, demonstrating knowledge of industry trends, identifying client issues and conflicts; proactively communicating solution options to clients and acting as client liaison for Partners
  • Assisting with the completion of audit engagements
  • Learning a thorough knowledge of the Client’s business and related needs
  • Preparing financial statements, and management letters in accordance with professional and Firm standards

The successful auditor candidate will meet all of the following essential qualifications. Please do not apply if you do not have these prerequisites.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Current CPA license
  • 3+ years of audit experience in a mid-sized public accounting firm
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and applicable technology
  • Competency in technical audit skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Accuracy in work quality and adherence to professional standards
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally

Please provide cover letter with salary range expectations. We provide top level of compensation and benefits.

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

To be considered for employment, please submit your contact information and resume, using the form to the right.

Staff Accountant

In this role, you will have the opportunity to utilize your technical tax, audit, analytical, operational, management, and client service skills by:

  • Serving as client’s trusted advisor with direct client communication, demonstrating knowledge of industry trends, identifying client issues and conflicts; proactively communicating solution options to clients and acting as client liaison for Partners
  • Preparing complex tax returns including federal and multi-state returns for C Corporations, S corporations, partnerships, high net worth individuals, trusts & estates, and foundations
  • Performing accounting work, including adjusting client trial balances using QuickBooks, Peachtree and engagement software
  • Assisting with the completion of audit engagements
  • Learning a thorough knowledge of the Client’s business and related needs
  • Preparing financial statements, and management letters in accordance with professional and Firm standards

The successful candidate will meet all of the following essential qualifications. Please do not apply if you do not have these prerequisites. Successful candidates will have an entrepreneurial spirit, strong technical and management skills, in addition to:

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Current CPA license
  • One or two years of experience in a mid-sized public accounting firm
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and applicable technology, preferably Pfx Tax and Engagement
  • Competency in technical skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Accuracy in work quality and adherence to professional standards
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally

Please provide cover letter with salary range expectations. We provide top level of compensation and benefits.

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

To be considered for employment, please submit your contact information and resume, using the form to the right.

Help Desk Specialist | Network Engineer

The Level 2 Help Desk Support | Network Engineer is a key member of ECC IT Solutions, LLC, and must possess a strong commitment to high-quality customer service and solid work ethic. This role provides value through proper management of our customers and infrastructure services. Customer Satisfaction is the main goal of Level 2 Help Desk Support. Having the ability to follow, document, and maintain standard procedures will help drive efficiencies to maximize profit for the company. The candidate must be a solid technologist with a proven track record of hands-on experience. This is an opportunity to be challenged every day working with a variety of customers, devices and environments.

Responsibilities

  • Primarily responsible for customer interaction and management of infrastructure services
  • Answers inbound customer requests
  • Assist with maintenance of customer service SLAs
  • Work with senior level admins to determine and resolve high level problems
  • Management of infrastructure hardware/software and related technologies
  • Identify & troubleshoot server configuration and/or performance irregularities
  • Develop procedures to respond to these irregularities in a timely manner
  • Ensure infrastructure is properly monitored
  • Infrastructure alerts are addressed in a timely and thorough manner
  • Oversee the execution and completion of assigned tasks
  • Document and improve existing processes

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 years of hands-on experience
  • Network experience preferred
  • Proven track record identifying and championing appropriate new technologies
  • Strong knowledge and experience in server, network and applications, and problem resolution
  • Proficient with managing and prioritizing multiple projects
  • Strong communications skills and ability to impart information about technology and ECC IT services to prospects and clients
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills of familiar and unfamiliar technologies alike
  • May troubleshoot unfamiliar products through vendor or online documentation
  • Innovative and able to think out of the box
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including interpersonal / customer service skills
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving abilities with keen attention to detail
  • Exceptionally self-motivated and directed with ability to set and manage priorities judiciously
  • Reports to a supervisor

Technologies

  • Web services, DNS, FTP, DHCP, IIS, Apache
  • Networking (Cisco, Radware, TCP/IP)
  • Hypervisor (VMWare/KVM/XEN/Hyper-V)
  • Email (MS Exchange, Zimbra, Postfix, Cloudmark)
  • Firewall (Microsoft, IPTables, Cisco ASA, HA pair configurations)
  • Microsoft Server, Linux, Ubuntu, RedHat, SaaS and IaaS technologies (OpenStack)
  • Backup tools, image builds and server recovery

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

To be considered for employment, please submit your contact information and resume, using the form to the right.