62 10th Ave S Waite Park, MN 56387 Call 320.203.0429


CPA Job Description

As a Landwehr Tax & Accounting employee, your position is very important to the stability and growth of the company. Not only are the below responsibilities vital in contributing to the overall vision of the firm, they are also instrumental in helping you create and grow the position (and yourself) to its greatest potential. By perfecting these core components and working together as a team, the possibilities are endless. 


  • Effectively conduct initial prospect meetings while incorporating Landwehr Tax & Accounting’s core values 
  • Lead on new client setup, logistics, team assignments and oversight as clients are being on-boarded to the Landwehr Tax & Accounting team 
  • Supervise, train and troubleshoot as needed for Landwehr bookkeeping and payroll personnel 
  • Oversee assigned processes to ensure they are being completed efficiently and timely 
  • Manage/develop/update core processes as they best fit with Landwehr Tax & Accounting’s vision 
  • Create accurate financial statements as required for monthly and quarterly meetings 
  • Prepare individual and business tax returns accurately and efficiently 
  • Handle client issues/concerns/questions timely and professionally 
  • Develop and maintain referral source relationships 
  • Develop new client contacts 

Technical Skills 

  • CPA 
  • 5+ years in the public accounting field 
  • Extensive knowledge of tax rules and regulations, both individual and business 
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks software 
  • Working knowledge of payroll services 
  • Knowledge of Lacerte Tax and Office Tools software helpful, but not required 
  • Ability to problem-solve with other accounting staff members 

Soft Skills 

  • Deep sense of Integrity 
  • Accountable and responsible 
  • Not afraid of hard work 
  • Self-motivated 
  • Approachable communicator 
  • Leads by example 
  • Entrepreneurial spirit 
  • Sense of humor 


  • Competitive Salary o $60,000+ based on experience 
  • Profit sharing 
  • Health/dental insurance 
  • 401(k) Match 
  • LTD insurance 
  • Vacation and holiday pay 
  • Friday’s off between Memorial Day and Labor Day 
  • Career development/education 
  • Unlimited growth potential 
  • Voice in team meetings 
  • Flexibility around family obligations 
  • Participation in team bonuses based on monetary goals 
  • A chance to create a fulfilling career, build a team and make a difference in the lives and businesses of our clients 

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Quick Apply Tax Preparation/Staff Accountant


62 10th Ave S
Waite Park, MN 56387
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(320) 203-0429 phone
(320) 230-3719 fax