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Current Openings

Come Grow With Us!

Our continued success means challenging opportunities for you. We offer a professional work environment and a friendly team atmosphere. Positions are available for regular full-time and part-time  professionals. We also have openings for individuals interested in a "tax season" only schedule.  We are able to be extremely flexible with our work arrangements since we hire professionals that are focused on providing outstanding client service.

At MHC&S, we understand OUR PEOPLE are our greatest asset.

Please take a moment and review our current openings below. To apply for any of the positions listed, send a cover letter, your resume, position you are interested in and salary requirements to Human Resources at:

McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith, P.C.
1601 West Lakes Parkway, Suite 300
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515)-288-3279
(515)-280-1490 Fax

Or send your resume via e-mail to: Cindy Wubben
The following job descriptions are for current openings at McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith, P.C.


Position:  Accounting Specialist

Reports to: Supervisor in the Business Advisor and Tax Services department

Duties and Responsibilities:

Individual in this position will be responsible for a variety of duties including: payroll for some of our clients, general ledger and financial statement preparation in addition to other accounting duties.

Qualifications: 

Preferred candidate will have a 2 year accounting degree in addition to at least 2 years of experience in accounting.  Applicants with additional qualifications will be considered.  Candidate should also be familiar with QuickBooks or at least be willing to learn. Individual must be personable, enjoy meeting people and eventually working with clients. Candidate must also enjoy a hardworking, team oriented environment.

 

Position:  Staff Auditor

Reports to: Assurance Supervisor

Duties and Responsibilities:

Individual in this position will have the opportunity to work with a variety of clients and staff.  Our clients include real estate management and developers, trucking companies, manufacturers, other closely held businesses and non-profit associations.  Our clients do not include governmental entities.  Most of our clients are in central Iowa so minimal travel is necessary.

Qualifications: 

Preferred candidate will have outstanding communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work with a variety of personality types.  We will consider recent graduates but would prefer someone with 1-3 years of recent audit experience at a public accounting firm. Prefer an indivdiual with their CPA license but will also visit with those in pursuit of their license. Candidate ideally will be comfortable working with clients, audit staff and firm members. Competitive compensation and benefits are offered as well as a great working environment.

 

Position:  Staff/Senior Accountant

Reports to: Supervisor in the Business Advisor and Tax Services department

Duties and Responsibilities:

Individual in this position will be responsible for a variety of duties including tax return preparation, assistance with business valuations and depreciation schedules, compilations and reviews as well as other accounting duties.

Qualifications: 

Depending on whether candidate is applying for the Staff or Senior position, preferred candidate will have 1-5 years of recent experience in a public accounting firm.  Prefer an indivdiual with their CPA license but will also visit with those in pursuit of their license.  Individual must be personable and enjoy a hard working, fun environment with plenty of room for advancement.

 


Please send your resume for any of the open positions above to:

McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith, P.C.
Attn:  Cindy Wubben
1601 West Lakes Parkway, Suite 300
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266 
(515)-288-3279
(515)-280-1490 Fax
Or email your resume to: Cindy Wubben