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Accounting Tax Manager

Experienced Accounting Tax Manager needed at our growing mid-Atlantic regional accounting firm. At Ryan & Wetmore, we encourage both personal and professional growth and offer the opportunity to refine existing skills and expand your knowledge base - APPLY TODAY!
Accounting Tax Managers serve clients by:

Providing tax compliance, planning, and advisory services to Ryan & Wetmore, P.C. clients
Proactively researching existing and proposed tax law to determine impact on clients' financial position; present finding / recommendations to clients as appropriate
Experience and understanding of flow through taxation, Partnership and S Corp.
Reviewing work papers prepared by staff; recommend changes, additional documentation, research, and calculations as necessary to comply with applicable tax law and Firm policy
Participating in business development activities to increase client base; attend networking events and industry meetings and partake in thought leadership and speaking engagements
Leading client relationships on day to day tax matters supporting partners with service execution and development of extended services.
Planning and participating in tax projects and compliance on various clients including law firms, engineering firms, medical and other types of professional service businesses
Communicating with business owners as well as the internal accounting and tax departments of business clients to ensure delivery of exceptional client service
Recommending tax strategies and solutions by being a thought leader understanding client's business requirements and current market conditions
Interacting directly with Partners on matters related to client and engagement management
Assisting with business development activities by expanding existing client relationships and proposal participation and new business prospect sales appointments
Managing, supervising, training and leading the staff through counsel, guidance and coaching. Evaluate performance and work efforts; participate in performance appraisal process
Managing engagements and projects in order to achieve specific revenue and profit objectives through the management of the client's budget, invoicing for time incurred and collecting fees billed
Assisting with recruiting activities to include campus recruiting along with referring experienced individuals to the firm and participating in the firm's Employee Referral Bonus Program
Demonstrating excellent team skills, positive attitude and high ethical standards
Confidentiality of Firm and client information is critical.

Candidate Requirements for Accounting Tax Manager:

Minimum of eight (8) years of public accounting experience
Degree in Accounting or related field required
Masters in Taxation, JD or other applicable advanced degree preferred
Active CPA license required
Experience reviewing corporate returns, flow through entities, multi-state, partnerships and individual tax returns
Strong technical proficiency
Willing to travel locally (DC/MD/VA); limited travel involved
Excellent analytical, technical and tax accounting skills with proficiency in US GAAP, S Corporations, C Corporations and Pass through experience
Experience in preparation and review of Corporate, S-Corp. and/or Partnership tax returns is required
The ability to work effectively in a team environment with all levels of client personnel in various industries
Capable of effectively developing and maintaining client relationships
Excellent written/verbal communications and collaboration skills
Ability to compose written tax advice
Strong leadership and business development skills and integrity within a professional environment
Ability to manage multiple engagements in a fast paced environment
Computer software experience, including knowledge of various tax software packages and technologies, is expected.
Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites as required, is expected.

Benefits (just to name a few):

Path to partner opportunities available
Competitive salary
Summer Fridays-off program
Incentive time off plan for overtime hours
After tax season firm trip
Comprehensive benefits programs, including 401(k)
PTO and 10 paid holidays annually
Firm supported training opportunities
Parking reimbursement
Paid professional accounting memberships and licenses

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Sr. Accountant Tax

The primary purpose and function of the Sr Tax Accountant is to facilitate the preparation of tax returns and reports by managing the activity, analyzing the financial results and making recommendations to business partners and consulting with business partners on ongoing area functions and special topics. Essential Responsibilities and Tasks: * Prepare, review and analyze federal and state corporate income tax returns, estimates and extensions in compliance with prescribed rules and regulations.

  • Assist with preparation of the tax provision.

  • Interpret tax laws and regulations and apply to ensure compliance. Maintain current knowledge of, and adheres to federal, state and local tax laws.

  • Determine effects of business activities on taxes and develop strategies for minimizing tax liability.

  • Provide support for tax audits.

  • Participate in specialized and complex projects.

  • Analyze financial statements, reconcile select general ledger accounts and administer tax liabilities.

  • Develop and maintain courteous and effective working relationships with internal and external clients, vendors and/or any other representatives of external organizations.

  • Acts as team resource, if supervisor is unavailable.

  • Train new Associates as required.

  • Other job duties as assigned. Special Working Conditions: * Ability to work at a computer for long periods of time.

  • Project timelines and work volume / deadlines may often require more than 40 hours per week to complete essential duties of this job.

  • Must have mental processes for reasoning, remembering, mathematics and language ability (reading, writing, and speaking the English language) to perform the duties proficiently.

  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form and to solve problems involving several variables.

  • Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift, carry, move) up to 50 pounds.

  • Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm-hand-finger dexterity with the ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard and operate necessary equipment.

  • The noise level in the work environment is normally moderate.

  • Environment where pets are present. Experience, Education and/or Training: * Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting (or related discipline) required, or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

  • Three years of national tax experience with transferable skills required.

  • Public Accounting experience preferred.

  • Prefer health care background (veterinary or human healthcare, pharmaceutical, etc.). Banfield Pet Hospital®is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. It is our mission to provide equal employment opportunities to all candidates and to ensure that access to jobs is strictly based on job-related criteria. *WE ARE A DRUG-FREE, SMOKE-FREE, EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. * Company Policy, Federal and State Laws Forbid Discrimination Because of Age, Color, Race, Religion, Sex, Disability, Sexual Orientation or National Origin.


Title:Sr. Accountant Tax

Location:Oregon-Portland-Central Team Support Location

Requisition ID:CEN000PC

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Accounting TAX Finance

Directs and/or manages the activities of one or more specialized functional areas of accounting in accordance to accounting principles, practices and procedures.

Directs, oversees or manages the development, modification, review and implementation of accounting systems, reporting methods and controls, policies and procedures.

Formulates and administers approved accounting practices throughout the organization to ensure that financial and operating reports accurately reflect the condition of the business.

Trains personnel in accounting procedures, theories and reporting requirements.

Resolves and reviews issues affecting Company compliance, legal requirements and customer/company objectives.

Oversees the preparation, submission and validity of all division or business unit financial reports or fiscal records as required by top management.

Advises management on issues related to compliance and legal regulations.

Directs and provides (or may assist in providing) strategic direction for the accounting function of a division or business-operating unit.

All other duties as assigned. Receives assignments in the form of objectives with goals and the process by which to meet goals.

Provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance.

Works on issues where analysis of situation or data requires review of relevant factors.

Exercises judgment within defined procedures and policies to determine appropriate action. Frequently interacts with functional peer groups.

Interaction normally requires the ability to gain cooperation of others. Provides direct supervision to individual contributors and/or subordinate supervisors.

Acts as advisor to unit or sub-units and may become actively involved, as required, to meet schedules and resolve problems.

Must have 4 year degree in accounting/finance and 5+ years of experience in management role.

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Senior Accountant - Tax

Grossberg Company LLP, a mid-sized Washington DC area CPA firm, is a premier provider of accounting, tax and business consulting services.  We provide a solid, friendly work environment for our employees and we are seeking a skilled Senior Accountant to join our team in Bethesda, Maryland. 
Tax seniors are integral members of our professional team, and the work performed is at the core of what we do for our clients. As a Tax Senior you have responsibility over providing tax planning and compliance services to high-net-worth individuals and closely held businesses. Tax Seniors are exposed to primarily tax work, but also auditing and accounting providing support to a variety of client engagements. Tax Seniors set up time budgets on engagements they have previously handled and may be asked to direct staff accountants to employ methods which will accomplish the objectives of the engagement.
Our ideal candidate will have acute technical abilities, demonstrated ability to manage client relationships, and the desire to be an intricate part of business development and marketing strategies. This is a great opportunity for candidates who are looking to further develop their career, particularly in pursuit of a partnership track. This full-time position includes competitive compensation.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Trace procedures from origin of transaction through initial recording to final disposition in the accounts (flow charting)
  • Prepare workpaper schedules analyzing activity in virtually all general ledger accounts and apply procedures as required by the type of engagement to the data included on the workpaper
  • Apply inquiry and analytical procedures to financial data and evaluate the reasonableness of a client’s explanations for variances arising in connection with performing such work
  • Assess the reasonableness of estimates used by the client in recording transactions
  • Review internal controls and document the understanding in the form of a memorandum, flow chart, checklist or combination thereof
  • Classify accounts for financial statement presentation
  • Determine the existence of contingent liabilities by review of correspondence with attorneys, examination of minutes, inquiries to clients, etc
  • Determine the extent of test-checking required in an audit and select the period to be tested
  • Prepare moderately complicated tax returns
  • Suggest client tax planning ideas to a supervisor, manager, or partner.
  • Write comments for reportable conditions letters
  • Prepare routine correspondence to the client for approval and signature of a partner or manager
  • Set up books of account for new businesses
  • Prepare budgets
  • Suggest improvements to engagement management for increased efficiencies in subsequent engagements
  • Perform other job-related duties as necessary
Required Skills
  • MUST possess a BS/BA degree in Accounting
  • CPA designation preferred
  • 2 - 3 years progressive experience in public accounting preparing and reviewing tax returns for various types of entities (primarily S-Corp, C-Corp, and Partnerships) and industries, tax planning, client interaction and performing special tax projects for clients; knowledge of partnership taxation in the real estate industry strongly desired
  • 1 or more years experience in tax accounting with an emphasis on corporate tax and high net worth self-employed individuals
  • Excellent analytical, technical, and tax accounting/technology skills with proficiency in US GAAP
  • Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment
  • Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
  • Proven technical skills with Excel, Word, and tax preparation software; experience with ProSystem Tax strongly desired
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and clients
  • Strong desire to be an intricate part of business development and marketing strategies
  • Strong excellent written, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Solid organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multi-task; must be detail oriented
  • Possess positive and professional attitude
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites
For over 90 years Grossberg Company LLP has been a premier provider of accounting, tax and business consulting services, specializing in services to the real estate industry. Grossberg Company LLP has a well-known reputation of unparalleled client satisfaction. At the heart of this success, are professional staff members who possess the skills and training required to survive in the ever-changing world of new tax laws and regulations, advanced technologies and strategic business planning.  Built on decades of hard work and timely responsiveness to clients, Grossberg Company LLP devotes a substantial amount of firm resources to training its people, keeping them apprised of the latest developments that may affect their client's business operations, tax planning strategies and their long-term business objectives.   As a result, the employees of Grossberg Company LLP are some of the best and brightest in their field and the casual, laid-back working atmosphere lends itself to producing successful, satisfied professionals.
Benefits: Grossberg Company LLP offers a competitive compensation package including salary, training and opportunities for advancement; medical, dental, disability insurance, life insurance, retirement program including profit sharing; paid holidays and vacation, cafeteria plan, flex-time policy, company sponsored gym membership, and business casual attire dress code.
Qualified candidates should apply on-line at

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Senior Tax Accountant Or Lead Tax Accountant

Opportunity Details

Summary & Responsibilities The Tax Department within the CFO organization is looking for a Senior Tax Accountant or a Lead Tax Accountant. As Senior Tax Accountant, you may prepare and/or review all assigned federal, state and/or local tax returns, tax payments, and tax accruals, in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and established policies and procedures. Prepare information for financial statements and regulatory filings. Prepare annual tax budgets and maintains actual to budget variances, as assigned. Prepare responses for internal and external audits of financial statements, regulatory filings, internal controls, and tax returns. Researches tax, accounting, or business issues related to assigned entities or projects, and formulates and provides recommendations to management. May coordinate special projects, including analyzing tax issues in connection with acquisitions, divestures, or new business opportunities; identifying potential tax opportunities; and analyzing the impact of new or proposed tax laws and/or interpretations. Assists in training of co-workers and dissemination of new or emerging issues or information. Recommends changes to information gathering and tax filing processes. As Lead Tax Accountant, you may be responsible for the coordination, preparation and/or review of assigned federal, state and/or local tax returns, tax payments, and tax accruals, in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and established policies and procedures. Prepares information for financial statements and regulatory filings. May coordinate preparation of annual tax budgets and maintain actual to budget variances, as assigned. Coordinates responses for internal and external audits of financial statements, regulatory filings, internal controls, and tax returns. Researches tax, accounting, or business issues related to assigned entities or projects, formulates, and provides recommendations to management. May allocate and plan various work assignments and/or projects, providing guidance where necessary. Problem solve, and ensure that the department meets its operational deadlines. May provide leadership on projects, including analyzing tax issues in connection with acquisitions, divestures, or new business opportunities; identifying potential tax opportunities; and analyzing the impact of new or proposed tax laws and/or interpretations. May coordinate with management in training of co-workers and dissemination of new or emerging issues or information. Reviews current processes and recommends and implements changes to procedures and processes. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications

Senior Tax Accountant Qualifications: + At least 5 years of accounting experience or 4+ years of public accounting or corporate tax department accounting experience + A combination of knowledge developed through formal education and practical experience that demonstrates a strong understanding of concepts regarding tax laws and tax accounting practices and procedures

  • Knowledge of tax research methods with ability to interpret tax laws, to prepare general tax research memorandums, and to formulate recommendations for management

  • Ability to research issues and to formulate and develop recommendations for management + Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office and experience with ERP software

  • Excellent written communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and training to others

  • Ability to prioritize and to manage time well

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated active listening skills

  • Ability to provide critical feedback and peer review of assigned worktasks

Lead Tax Accountant Qualifications: + At least 7 years of accounting experience or 6+ years of public accounting or corporate tax department accounting experience + A combination of knowledge developed through formal education and practical experience that demonstrates an advanced understanding of concepts regarding tax laws and tax accounting practices and procedures.

  • Knowledge of tax research methods with ability to interpret tax laws, prepare general tax research memorandums, and formulate recommendations for management.

  • Ability to research complex issues, formulate and develop recommendations to management.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and experience with ERP software.

  • Excellent written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to coordinate the completion of multiple work assignments and/or projects, provide guidance where necessary, problem solve, and ensure that the project team meets it operational deadlines.

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and training to others.

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to motivate team members towards completion of work assignments.

  • Ability to provide critical feedback and peer reviews for assigned work tasks.

Education Required Bachelors or Masters -Disciplines: Preferred: Accounting, Economics, Finance CPA Preferred

Working Conditions Office Work Environment 76-100%,Travel Up to 25%

Overview Dominion [ NYSE: D ] is one of the nation’s largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 26,400 megawatts of generation, 15,000 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,600 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion operates one of the nation’s largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers. Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in the communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.

Req ID2017-10404

Job LocationsUS-VA-Richmond

Posted Date4/20/2017Location/Facility NameRichmond General Office

Category001 - Accounting & Finance

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Tax Accountant - Sales And Use

Tax Accountant - Sales & Use Tax Professional
Exciting direct hire opportunity with a large, international manufacturing company, headquartered in Atlanta Ga! This individual will be responsible for sales & use tax compliance in assigned jurisdictions, reconciling corresponding liability accounts, researching tax rules and regulations and supporting other tax personnel as needed. Ideal candidate will be an independent worker who is dependable, organized and detailed with strong analytical skills. Must be able to interpret tax rules and regulations, and prioritize work. Minimum 3-5 years previous related experience required. 
Specific requirements:
  • Public Accounting preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
  • 3+ years of Sales & Use experience (multi-state) required
  • Experience with OneSource Tax Software is preferred, other tax software will be considered
  • Experience in addressing tax jurisdiction inquiries and resolving such inquiries/issues
  • Some experience with Federal, State and Local Income Tax returns and supporting documentation
  • Strong EXCEL / Microsoft Office experience and knowledge required
This Company offers a competitive salary and benefits. If you are looking for an opportunity in an organization that promotes collaborative effort, thinking outside the box and understands work/life balance, this is an opportunity you do not want to miss out on.

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Tax Accountant

Seeking a Tax Accountant for a large, stable, reputable company.  This organization is the leader in its industry.  Their company culture, diverse environment and work hard, play hard mentality makes this an attractive place to work.
Department: Accounting
Reports to: Tax Manager
Overall Responsibility:  
This individual will prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual filings for transaction.  Return types include sales/use federal, state and local tax returns for the organizations.   This professional will be knowledgeable on business concepts and government regulations.  Will be involved in any disputes or audits that affect the business.
Consults with: Business Units
Term:  Direct Hire

Required Qualifications:

  • 3- 5 plus years as a Tax Accountant
  • Sales tax experience is a must
  • General Accounting functions
  • Involved in multiple tax projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
Salary Range: $55K
Contact Information:

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Senior Tax Accountant

Senior Tax Accountant


West is currently seeking a Senior Tax Accountant for our corporate headquarters in Omaha, NE. We would like to add a new member to the team to perform all assigned corporate tax functions, to include preparing tax provisions, estimates, and returns, while adhering to corporate and departmental policies and procedures. As a Senior Tax Accountant on our team, your major responsibilities will include: + Prepare various federal and state income tax returns and request extensions as applicable + Compile information needed to calculate state and local tax credits + Preparing estimated quarterly federal and state income tax payment calculations + Reviewing any issues or concerns with supervisor as necessary + Perform year-end accrual review, and ensure proper documentation is filled in a timely and accurate manner + Provide necessary information in regards to financial planning and analysis, such as tax estimates, and tax breakdowns As a valued member of our Accounting team, you’ll be a part of a fast paced team, determined to transform the Accounting function, unlock business potential, and challenge the limits of our growth. Every. Single. Day. If you are an experienced tax professional seeking a lifestyle change that will better balance your professional and personal life, we invite you to apply for a position with our company! Qualifications

Applicants for this job will be expected to meet the following minimum qualifications:

Education + Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business, accounting, finance, or a related field required + Equivalent work experience in a similar position may be substituted for education requirements

Experience + Minimum of two years of accounting experience required, preferably in a public accounting firm or in a corporate accounting group + Minimum of one year of experience with Federal and State tax laws preferred + Minimum of one year of experience with International tax laws preferred

Other + CPA preferred + Intermediate knowledge of MS Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel required + Minimum of one year experience with corporate tax software (e.g. OneSource) preferred At West, "Make the Connection" is more than just a saying; it's a way of life.

In fact, we make the connection over seven million times per day through cutting edge solutions that support our clients' critical communications. However, these solutions only go as far as the people behind them. This is why West is dedicated to hiring passionate people who have the talent and desire to succeed.

If that describes you, then it's time for you to make the connection and apply on-line today! Applications will be accepted through 05/02/17 . EEO Employer Don't forget to join our online talent community and "Like" West Careers on Facebook to receive updates about exciting opportunities and network with other West employees!


Finance and Accounting

Primary Location United States-Nebraska-Omaha

Schedule Full-time

Organization Enterprise Finance/Acctg USA

Req ID: 117518

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Tax Accountant (Real Estate/Property Tax)

Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)is a $6.78 billion growth organization and the largest operator of retail farm and ranch stores in the United States. We are positioned to grow to 2,500 domestic Tractor Store locations from our current 1,506 stores in 49 states, and we boast a cutting edge e-commerce website at During this exciting time, we are seeking talented people who want to join our superb team members in embracing our mission and values as we soar forward.Our commitment to our people: We value honesty, integrity, mutual respect and teamwork above all else. We are an open company where everyone has the information and tools to grow and excel. We encourage risk taking, celebrate initiative and reward success.

Job Purpose The Staff Accountant (Indirect Tax) is responsible for ensuring general ledger accounting functions for indirect taxes are performed accurately and timely in addition to monitoring return processing by outside consultants to ensure returns are completed and filed timely with the various taxing authorities. This position will focus heavily on property tax.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities + Prepare and post journal entries and update detailed account reconciliations via analysis and review of monthly income statement and balance sheet activity for indirect tax accounts to ensure accuracy of balances and to identify unusual trends or variances and provide explanations for significant items noted + Prepare, file and remit for payment gross receipts returns in accordance with tax laws in various jurisdictions + Coordinate with outside third party tax providers to ensure tax filings (real property and tangible personal property) are completed, filed timely and compliant with state and local jurisdictions + Review lease documents to determine tax liability; use this information to update department files to ensure proper accounting treatment + Assist with providing information and responding to inquiries from internal and external sales, use, and property tax auditors + Process all incoming tax notices and tax bills + Maintain detailed and complete internal control documentation as well as policies and procedures based on changes in processes or regulations + Research and respond to inquiries from other department team members as well as store, DC and field personnel + May perform other duties as assigned

Education and Experience

Required + Bachelor's degree with a major in Accounting from an accredited college or university + Minimum of 1-3 years of accounting experience + NOTE: Any Suitable combination of education and experience will be considered.

  • Fluent in Microsoft Excel.

Desired + Property Tax experience strongly desired + Experience using SAP enterprise software and/or Business Objects reporting software. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Training/Systems + Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles

  • Ability to multi-task in a high energy environment

  • Ability to process, reconcile, and analyze electronic data.

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication, analytical, and problem solving skills + Detail oriented approach to daily activities, ability to work with minimal supervision and a self-starter.

  • Proficiency in MS Office products; advanced skills in Excel + Experience with SAP and Business Objects preferred, but not required;

  • Ability to research, audit, and analyze

  • Ability to interact and team with professionals in various functional areas to resolve complex tax issues throughout the organization

  • Ability to represent company with external auditors and consultants

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Senior Income Tax Accountant

Senior Income Tax Accountant Category: Financial/Accounting Description:

Are you a Senior Income Tax Accountant? Do you have a CPA? Are you looking to move to the beautiful Charlottesville, West VA area?

Do you have the ability to multitask? Are you looking to join and support a growing company that purchased one of the largest wireless companies in the United States? Would you like to relocate to Waynesboro, VA paid by my client?

I'm looking for a Tax Rock Star that can interface across multi-disciplines within a corporate structure. This position will be responsible for the day to day functions for federal, State and local income and transactional tax reporting and related tax accounting. If you have experience with accounting tools including G/L systems, spreadsheets, databases and Microsoft Office, experience with tax research, income tax compliance, income tax provision and fixed asset software systems desirable and eExperience researching complex tax and accounting regulations, this is the job for you!

Please contact me ASAP at 714-230-2980 and or email me your resume Location Waynesboro , VA Minimum Experience (yrs): 5+ Required Education: Bachelors Degree Benefits: Recruiter Contact Info:

Recruiter Name: La Tonya Walker Recruiter Email: Recruiter Phone: (714) 230-2980 Company Info: TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S.

Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.

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