Career Opportunities

Why Brigade?

We are a dynamic, energetic and respectful team of professionals who are dedicated and hardworking self-starters. We value a good balance between work obligations and personal life needs. We appreciate that our strong team is the backbone to our operation. Their health and happiness is vital to our continued success. Your talent will not only be appreciated, but cultivated. We offer an attractive benefits package and the opportunity to be part of an exciting, fast-paced and family oriented team. Brigade Bookkeeping is a values-driven bookkeeping and accounting firm passionate about helping small businesses and entrepreneurs achieve monumental success by having a clear understanding of their company’s financial reports, line by line. With our nurturing approach, we are able to make important decisions about their day to day operations. Brigade Bookkeeping is lead by an experienced CPA with tight knit team of bookkeepers and accountants who understand that we are not just bookkeepers, we are real-time, part-time CFO’s to each and every one of our clients. “I don’t know” is NOT an option at Brigade Bookkeeping. Determination, assertiveness and communication is the key to our success, and the possibilities are endless when you’re part of our Brigade!


Brigade Bookkeeping is currently hiring!

 

Experienced Tax Reviewer

Are you a “stay at home” professional or retiree with a vast array of domestic personal, corporate and partnership return review experience at a medium to large public or your own accounting firm? Are you looking to get back in the “game” as a part-time, experienced tax reviewer for a dynamic, growing boutique accounting firm located near the Miami International Airport? If you’ve answered yes to both of these questions, then we want your resume today!

 

DM Accounting Services, Inc. dba Brigade Bookkeeping is actively seeking an experienced tax reviewer to help us during our 2016 tax season, and we need your help. If you or someone you know fit all the job requirements below, we will contact you, so email your resume to hr@brigadebookkeeping.com for immediate review and consideration. The successful candidate must be a team-oriented individual, able to maintain a professional relationship with all clients and co-workers.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of personal, corporate, partnership, nonprofit tax returns, among others.
  • Work approximately 20 – 25 hours per week.
  • Hourly rate ranges between $30 – $45 per hour, depending on experience.

 

Must have all the below requirements:

  • Must have 3+ years as a Tax Preparer, Tax Manager or Principal in a small, medium or large public accounting firm.
  • Working knowledge of Drake or a similar Tax Software.
  • Attention to detail, ability to proof work for errors or discrepancies.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced, energetic environment.
  • Quick learner with minimal supervision.
  • Professional and positive attitude, along with strong organizational skills.
  • Fluent in English.

 


Accounting Assistant

As an Accounting Assistant you will work as a part of a team that handles the financial management of corporate and small business accounts. You will perform general bookkeeping and Accounting, as well as administrative functions related to our clientele. You will be responsible for delivering error-proof work with a positive and professional attitude.

Additional responsibilities of the position include:

  • Maintaining, verifying and posting transactions into Accounting software
  • Reconciling bank and credit card accounts
  • Handling the reconciliation of accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Contacting clients regarding Accounting matters
  • Assisting in the closing of various company books weekly, monthly and/or quarterly
  • Preparing monthly and/or quarterly sales tax returns
  • Preparing quarterly payroll tax returns

As an Accounting Assistant you must be a quick learner who thrives in an intense and fast paced environment. You must be a highly organized professional who is able to multi-task and pay very close attention to details. Our clients are leading corporations and local businesses owners whose needs are demanding. You must be able to work quickly and efficiently, while providing excellent customer service and team support. This is an ideal opportunity for a recent graduate who is eager to learn and grow with an award winning firm.

Other requirements of the position include:

  • Working toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with an accredited university
  • At least 1 – 2 consecutive years of “full-cycle” Accounting experience
  • Imperative to have strong customer service skills
  • Ability to work well under minimal supervision

For consideration, send your resume and cover letter to: hr@brigadebookkeeping.com.


Staff Accountant 

Are you tired of feeling guilty about missing your child’s school play or baseball game, because you’re working a ton of hours at an inflexible regional or national CPA firm? Are you looking to make a huge, positive difference at a rapidly growing, family and team-oriented boutique accounting firm, without losing your “big” CPA firm edge? Do you feel excited about the opportunity of working closely with savvy business owners who are looking for real-time, quality accounting solutions? If you have answered YES to all of these questions, then we can’t wait to meet you! This is an ideal opportunity for an out-of-the-box thinking accountant who is eager to learn and grow with the winner of the Top 300 Small Businesses of South Florida two years in a row!

Key Accountabilities: As one of our experienced accountants, you will work as a part of a team that handles the financial management of corporate and small business clients. You will perform general bookkeeping and accounting, as well as administrative functions related to your assigned account(s).  Delivering error-proof work with a positive and professional attitude is mission critical. Additional responsibilities of the position include:

  • Maintaining, verifying and posting transactions into an Accounting software
  • Reconciling bank and credit card accounts
  • Handling the reconciliation of accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Contacting clients regarding Accounting matters via email, telephone or in person
  • Assisting in the closing of various company books daily, weekly, monthly and/or quarterly
  • Preparing monthly and/or quarterly sales tax returns
  • Process weekly, biweekly and monthly payroll via our payroll partner
  • Analyzing monthly, quarterly and year-end financial reports
  • Taking ownership of assigned client work and delegating tasks, not responsibility, as needed.


Traits required for success:

  • Disciplined, serious approach to work with a strong sense of duty
  • Possess high standards of quality and accuracy
  • A highly organized professional who is able to multi-task and pay very close attention to details. Our clients are leading corporations and local businesses owners whose needs are demanding. They entrust us to be proactive and highly responsive to their needs.
  • Able to work quickly and efficiently, while providing excellent customer service and team support.


Skills/Experience/Knowledge required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting through an accredited, campus-based college or university
  • At least 3 – 4 consecutive years of “full-cycle” Accounting experience with a regional or national CPA firm.
  • Ability to work well under minimal supervision
  • Ability to meet state, federal and/or client-driven deadlines
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent at proofing work for errors or discrepancies
  • Ability to communicate effectively, especially via written and spoken communication
  • Must display a professional and positive attitude
  • Fluent in English

For consideration, send your resume and cover letter to: hr@brigadebookkeeping.com.