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Associate Accountant

Posted on: May 21, 2024
Employee Development/systems Specialist

Website Dakotaland Federal Credit Union

People Helping People - A not-for-profit financial cooperative

Associate Accountant – Dakotaland Financial Services
Huron, SD

Job Overview:
Under the direction of the Dakotaland Financial Services Manager the employee will support in providing services in the areas of tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll processing. Applicant will prepare and process payrolls and prepare tax returns along with other tax related documents. Dakotaland Financial Services LLC is a wholly owned CUSO (Credit Union Service Organization) of Dakotaland Federal Credit Union. We are staffed with the expertise and experience to assist with a full-line of accounting services including, bookkeeping, payroll, tax planning and preparation, and other related offerings. Room for growth and advancement within the team!

Applicant must be bondable and pass a background check. A valid driver’s license is required for this position.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Record numerical and financial data to produce financial records.
Generate accounting reports for cash receipts, accounts payable, and receivable, expenditures, and profits and losses.
Prepare personal tax returns.
Punch business tax returns.
Process payrolls and prepare payroll tax deposits.
Prepare quarterly and annual payroll reporting requirements and annual bookkeeping forms.
Prepare Sale Tax Returns.
Maintain client’s confidence and protect confidential information at all times.
Stay current on training and education requirements to remain compliant with various federal, state, and local tax and accounting requirements.
Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Education & Experience:
An associate degree with accounting coursework and/or four years’ of combined experience in payroll, bookkeeping, and tax preparation is required for the position. Applicant must be able to use QuickBooks or similar accounting software. Position requires proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software. Applicant must possess good judgement and have a strong working knowledge of clerical procedures and the ability to communicate effectively in person, over the phone, or by email.

8:00am – 5:00pm (Mon – Fri)
*Extended hours and Saturdays are expected during Tax Season (December – April)

Competitive wage dependent on experience/education. EOE.

Health, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, 401K program matching contributions up to 5%, Short Term/Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Cafeteria/Flex Plan and paid Federal Holidays.

Applications will be accepted until filled.   

To apply for this job email your details to emilyn@dakotalandfcu.com