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At Sproles Woodard, we believe our people are our most valuable asset and we are committed to developing the professional and personal skills of all of our employees.  We value each employee and their contribution to the overall success of the firm.  That’s how we create an ideal work environment where employees succeed in and out of the office.  All of our employees are exposed to a wide range of services and industries, and have access to relevant technical and industry training.  Whether you’re looking to make your next career move or you’re just starting out, we offer competitive salaries that rank proportionally among the top in our industry, an attractive benefits package and extended training and mentorship.  We truly believe in a work life balance and offer flexible schedules that focus on productivity rather than meeting a certain number of hours worked.  We employee the latest in technology to allow employees to work smarter rather than harder.

Our benefits include:

  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Disability
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Profit Sharing
  • Reimbursement of CPA exam prep materials
  • CPA examination incentives
  • Paid time off
  • Continuing professional education
  • Professional dues

Training
Sproles Woodard believes in providing personal attention to each employee. We have found that the best employees are the ones that receive the best training.  By putting a focus on employee development, Sproles Woodard has gained a solid reputation for having some of the finest CPAs in the industry.  The accounting profession is constantly changing and we understand the importance of becoming an expert in the accounting industry.  Sproles Woodard focuses on specialized training for both new and existing employees.  Whether you are a new staff accountant or have ten years of public accounting experience, Sproles Woodard has the tools you need to further your professional career.

Campus Candidates
For recent graduates or students pursuing a graduate degree, Sproles Woodard offers the opportunity to work in several different career practice areas. Our firm provides one of the most competitive compensation and benefit packages with an emphasis on work/life balance.

If you are a student who is currently enrolled in a graduate program, you will be offered flexible working arrangements while working at the firm. Sproles Woodard recognizes that the first priority for incoming accountants is obtaining a solid education, and we will work around your schedule to help you finish your degree. By gaining important hands-on experience while completing your education, you will be jump-starting your career while learning skills that will enhance your practice as a CPA.

Current Openings

Tax Manager
The Tax Manager is responsible for helping to ensure the integrity and quality of the Firm’s tax compliance products as well as consulting and planning projects. Also, this position will be responsible for the day-to-day completion of tax work and for the development of the tax staff and will be responsible for completion of annual reviews and special projects.  The Tax Manager reports to the Tax Partners of the Firm. Reporting to the Tax Manager will be various tax staff assigned to the Tax Manager’s projects and departmental responsibilities. This person will help to lead the tax staff  through the oversight of tax compliance projects and will be responsible for developing strong relationships with clients, partners and staff of the Firm.

Qualifications:

  • College degree in accounting, finance, business, or other applicable field.
  • Master’s Degree in Tax is strongly preferred but not required.
  • Minimum of seven years experience working in public accounting in a tax compliance capacity.
  • CPA Certification Required – Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
  • Excellent understanding of the Internal Revenue Code and Regulations and ability to apply in performing tax compliance and planning duties.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including ability to interact with the partners, staff and clients.
  • Advanced understanding of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word and familiarity with tax compliance software.
  • Effective leadership skills to supervise, lead, and develop others.
  • Proven track record of success in managing and training tax staff.
  • A history of developing/driving improvements.
  • Previous experience in managing a team of professionals.
  • Must possess personal and business integrity with an energetic style demonstrated by a positive attitude and a strong work ethic.
  • Assertive, self-directed and proactive with political wisdom and discerning judgment.
  • Superior planning and organizational skills with a strong aptitude for detail.  This should be coupled with a polished presentation style.
  • Ability to earn the trust of others, be non-political and can couple this with the ability to stand their ground in a positive manner on important matters.
  • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills, coupled with the ability to remain independent and be tactful in dealing with conflicts.
  • Must have strong planning and organizing skills and must be able to achieve desired business results, facilitate change and lead the tax staff in demanding and sometimes challenging situations.
  • Personal qualities of integrity, honesty, optimism, confidentiality, discretion, flexibility, adaptability, leadership and patience.

Responsibilities:

  • Extensive understanding of tax law and regulations including the IRC and Regulations.
  • Provides input into strategy setting and policy development impacting the tax function.
  • Assists the Tax Partners in managing tax staff and in the planning, organizing, directing, and monitoring of the tax compliance function, including assisting in hiring, training, and evaluating staff, and taking effective actions to address performance matters.
  • Ensuring overall quality, consistency and adherence to department and professional standards for tax compliance projects, and identifying opportunities for tax process improvement through an ongoing quality evaluation process including documentation support.
  • Manage complex engagements and actively participate in the completion of tax projects.
  • Provide staff performance evaluation, coaching and counseling.
  • Maintain current knowledge of changes in tax laws and regulations.

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Senior Tax Accountant
Sproles Woodard LLP is seeking candidates for Senior Tax Accountant.  A successful candidate will have completed 2-5 years in the practice of public accountancy where they were responsible for all aspects of federal and state tax compliance, tax planning and analyzing tax law.  An ideal candidate will possess the desire to become involved in all aspects of public accounting, have strong analytical skills, excellent oral and written communication skills and have the ability to learn new skills.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (Masters in Tax strongly preferred)
  • 2 – 5 years prior public accounting experience
  • CPA certification or candidacy
  • A strong attention to detail and commitment to providing quality work
  • Ability to work within a team environment required with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to meet deadlines

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Tax Staff Accountant
Sproles Woodard LLP is seeking candidates for Tax Staff Accountant.  A successful candidate will have completed 0-2 years in the practice of public accountancy.  An ideal candidate will possess the desire to become involved in all aspects of public accounting, have strong analytical skills, excellent oral and written communication skills and have the ability to learn new skills.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (Masters in Tax strongly preferred)
  • 0 – 2 years prior public accounting experience
  • CPA certification or candidacy
  • A strong attention to detail and commitment to providing quality work
  • Ability to work within a team environment required with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to meet deadlines

Office Administrator
The Sproles Woodard Office Administrator is an important part of our firm and plays an integral role in the customer service and organizational strength of our company.  The Office Administrator provides clerical and administrative support to ensure that the office runs smoothly.  The successful candidate must have impeccable verbal and written communication skills, a strong ability to multi-task, a friendly demeanor and ability to maintain appropriate decorum in a professional work environment.

Qualifications:

  • College degree
  • Experience in upper level administrative work
  • Stable work history
  • Ability to work overtime during busy season
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with MS Office software
  • Aptitude for learning and utilizing additional software applications (ProSystem fx Scan, Practice Management software, etc. – will train)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skillsResponsibilities:
  • Electronic filing of tax returns
  • Produce reports from tax software
  • Edit audit reports
  • Generate Client instruction letters
  • Draft correspondences and other formal documents
  • Assemble tax and financial reports and communicate instructions in written form
  • Answer inbound telephone calls, assesses the caller’s needs and direct them to the appropriate person
  • Assist in front desk office administration duties

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We thank you for your interest in joining Sproles Woodard and welcome candidates for all levels of positions. Resumes are also accepted via fax, e-mail or traditional mail.  No telephone calls, please.

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The mission of our firm is to provide responsive, quality accounting and business services to clients; to develop new business opportunities by projecting our expertise and business knowledge; and to engender a workplace that enriches the professional and personal lives of our firm’s members.

Locations

Fort Worth
777 Main Street, Suite 3250
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
Phone: 817-332-1328

Midland
405 Marienfeld, Suite 300
Midland, Texas 79701-4325
Phone: 432-682-7323

Artesia
505 W. Main St.
Artesia, New Mexico 88210-2067
Phone: 575-748-1374

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Fort Worth
777 Main Street, Suite 3250
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
Phone: 817-332-1328

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Midland
405 Marienfeld, Suite 300
Midland, Texas 79701-4325
Phone: 432-682-7323

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Artesia
505 W. Main St.
Artesia, New Mexico 88210-2067
Phone: 575-748-1374