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Anyone know of any international tax roles in industry?

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Does anyone work as an accountant for an ailrine, hotel, hospital, or rental office? How are you benefits and work life balance?

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Hello,
I’m looking for a new opportunity as a tax preparer in Houston, TX.
I have had 3 years of experience as an accountant ( payroll & bookkeeping)

I’d appreciate any referrals!

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So I had an interview with a small CPA firm, probably 10 people max. Everything seemed great and they wanted me to take a skill test and this personality test. Passed the skill test and was told by th… more

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Is it reasonable to leave if not promoted to Senior next year? I left b4 tax after two busy seasons because I knew I didn’t want to do tax anymore. Left for a position in F100 consolidations role. Gr… more

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Any unclaimed property opportunities ?

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What is my best bet for a new job after working at a big 4 firm in tax for a year. I don’t think tax is for me and want to make a switch. What would be the best way to transition out?

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I am a Fin major that has been working in public accounting (audit) for 1.5 years… I am getting ready to get engaged and my soon to be fiancé wants me to get a new job that has better WLB as the last … more

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Anyone here switch from PA to wealth management? How are you liking it and what’s comp like? Not even sure how you make the jump without having a book of clients to manage already

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Anyone heard of successful switches out of Audit into a career that’s more people oriented? Feeling lost in my career path and love talking to people/clients, getting clients to like me is one of my strongest skills. CPA but… more

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Is this a joke or a scam?

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I do not want to experience another busy season, but my H1B visa only has less than 3 years left. What's the best option for me? Currently experienced audit associate, about to be promoted to Senior.more

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For anyone who left a public accounting firm that tracked your CPE for you, what did you do after moving to industry? Have to track that manually on your own??

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I’m finishing my 4th busy season in Audit with one of the big 4. Have CPA under my belt and also 2 of the 4 busy season is as a senior on a public client. Curious what would be some exit opportunities? I’m more o… more

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Just got license as a CPA in January , however I think my future is more in the corp finance/FP&A space. I have an opportunity for a role with a 15k raise as an FP&A analyst 1 for a smaller pu… more

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Is it better if you look for a job when you are employed? I’m considering leaving the firm so that I can take few months off. Any suggestions on what would be the best path for this?

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Hi people, has anyone here switched from IT audit to Privacy roles? EY PwC Deloitte KPMG
Can you provide what roles are open after 5+ years in IT audit (information security)?

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1.5 Years Experience in Public T10, no cpa.
A financial accountant position is open for a company/industry that is growing in my area. 12 employees, 2 in which are accounting/finance. I would be the 3r… more

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We are looking for a senior accountant to join our team in North Texas, DFW metroplex area.

DM for more info. Hybrid during month-end close for in-person meetings and discussions with the senior leadership team. T… more

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Hi guys, I’m enough with audit so checking jobs recently. I noticed that for accounting advisory/consulting, the requirement is always “having x years experience in advisory…” or they just hire NG. Do… more

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Can anyone help me understand what the “other reason” would be?

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4.5 YOE at PwC any jobs for me that pay 140k? I’m in a VHCOL

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Audit Exit Opportunity

If you still like client service, but want a better work-life balance, without sacrificing your future, I have to recommend our private equity consulting practice, specifically C… more

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Currently an M2 in Financial services interviewing for a job at a retail company. Wondering if you all think that switching from FSO to a retail is hurting my career at all since it wouldn't be us… more

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Hi! I'm curious about tips for breaking into cyber security/IT consulting after graduation; I'm currently a college junior/KPMG tax intern set to graduate w/ an Accounting & Finance double bachelor… more

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Hi! I'm an in-house recruiter for a local CPA firm in Memphis, TN. We are currently seeking to fill a Director of Client Accounting Services role. If you are someone with strong IT skills and enjo… more

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How do you pick a good recruiter to find your next job

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What budget software do you/clients have experience with and would recommend?

I’m the finance director at a nonprofit who is very over using excel and looking for options.

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What’s a higher title, Associate Controller or Director of Accounting?

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Internal audit manager with 165k base + bonus. Is this something that'd I be able to accomplish with PA or do I jump ship?

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I have 5 few years of local tax experience (tax due diligence, tax M&A, tax compliance) in Canada and thinking of relocating in the US. Where should I start knowing that I don't have US tax ex… more

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Is real estate accountant (or say Property Accountant) a great audit exit opportunity? I am currently a senior 1 in a local PA firm. Could this be a good audit exit opportunity move to industry? And … more

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What would make me the most marketable for CFO services roles, say for example at A&M? Big 4 audit, FDD, or AAS?

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Stay at your jobs people! I quit w/o a job lined up because of burn out and I felt that it was the best decision for me at the time but now that I am starting to look for jobs again, I am realizing ho… more

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How much money do recruiters make? Big 4 recruiters and the ones at agencies (ex: Robert half)

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Looking for recommendations on resume writers and LinkedIn profile creators with experience writing for ex-big 4?

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Any EY folks able to provide a referral into FAAS?

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Hi, I am looking for a part-time opportunity either in Accounting or Finance (anything business related) that would potentially sponsor a transfer of an H1B visa.

Currently an Audit Manager with 7.5 years of expe… more

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Anyone know of a good REIT company to apply to in NYC Metro area? I’m looking to get out of public and REIT is one of the paths I’m interested in pivoting into. TIA

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