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Careers 2017-03-16T13:05:58+00:00

Join the Stratagem Team

At Stratagem, we put great importance on building relationships of trust with our clients, the business community, and internally amongst colleagues. This is instilled into everything we do and how we behave as a culture. We’re proud of our collaborative work environment, where team members are encouraged to challenge themselves and share their experience and expertise with others. Our clients benefit from our creative, team-oriented, entrepreneurial approach, getting exceptional service powered by great thinking.

Whether you’re looking for your first job, ready for a mid-career change, or an industry veteran, you want a company that is invested in you and your success. Think Stratagem is right for you? Interested in learning more? We offer exciting career opportunities for skilled candidates who fit our culture and values and are ready to advance their career.

Currently Hiring

Tax Administrator 2018-12-07T11:08:28+00:00

Stratagem PC has been a respected Colorado-based CPA and consulting firm since 1983, specializing in providing tax preparation and tax planning, audit and accounting services, estate planning, cash management, business succession planning and advisory services to businesses and high net worth individuals.

Stratagem is a core values driven environment. We focus on honoring commitments to ourselves and our clients through open communication and good collaboration. Stratagem has the very latest in technology and processes to create efficiency and simplify the lives of our clients. We honor and appreciate a unique relationship with each of our clients.

We offer salary and bonus opportunities comparable to other larger firms in the Denver market because we are committed to building our team with people at the top of their game.  Our benefits include health, vision, and disability insurance, matching 401k plan, paid vacation and holidays.

We are looking for an energetic, service-oriented Tax Administrator.

Responsibilities:

  • Process and assemble a variety of tax returns utilizing paperless and paper processes.
  • Assist with project and due date management
  • Setup and maintain client files
  • Assist with engagement letter process
  • Communicate with preparers, managers, and partners

 

Job Requirements:

  • Possess at least two to three years of administrative experience, preferably in a public accounting environment
  • Familiarity with practice management tools such as document management, time & billing software, Adobe Acrobat, Outlook, document scanning, etc. is preferred
  • Overtime during busy seasons (February through mid-April, September through mid-October)
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Exhibit a professional attitude and appearance, the ability to work independently, and exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain confidential information
  • Excellent organization skills are a must

 

Desired but not required:

  • Associate or Bachelor degree
  • Familiarity with tax return processing, tax forms, e-filing
  • Knowledge of CCH ProSystem fx tax preparation software a plus

 

To Apply

If you believe your experience and career goals would be a good fit, please forward your resume with a cover letter and salary requirements.

 

Tax Senior Accountant 2018-04-26T13:59:07+00:00

Stratagem PC has been a respected Colorado-based CPA and consulting firm since 1983, specializing in providing tax preparation and tax planning, audit and accounting services, estate planning, cash management, business succession planning and advisory services to businesses and high net worth individuals.

Stratagem is a core values driven environment. We focus on honoring commitments to ourselves and our clients through open communication and good collaboration. Stratagem has the very latest in technology and processes to create efficiency and simplify the lives of our clients. We honor and appreciate a unique relationship with each of our clients.

We offer salary and bonus opportunities comparable to other larger firms in the Denver market because we are committed to building our team with people at the top of their game.  Our benefits include health, vision, and disability insurance, matching 401k plan, paid vacation and holidays — and our office is closed on Fridays during the summer!

We are looking for an energetic, service-oriented Tax Senior with 3+ years of public accounting experience.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for ensuring efficient and timely completion of projects, effective management of client expectations and delivery dates, supervision of deadlines, matching appropriate skill levels to assignments, and billing projects.
  • Efficiently utilizes department and firm resources which include managing software, research materials, and other general department resources.
  • Works well in collaborative environments, and has excellent communication skills with both clients and colleagues.
  • Honors others with mutual respect and accountability.
  • Is a Trusted Advisor to our clients.

Minimum Requirements

  • Education:
    • BA/BS in Accounting
    • Licensed CPA or CPA candidate
    • Masters in Tax is considered a plus, but is not required
  • Desired Technical Skills and Prior Experience:
    • 3+ years of experience in the tax department of an accounting firm or similar industry background.
    • Technology-savvy, including experience working in a paperless environment.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced setting.
    • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
    • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines.

 

Apply below

 

 

Tax Manager 2018-04-25T15:54:44+00:00

Tax Manager

Stratagem PC has been a respected Colorado-based CPA and consulting firm since 1983, specializing in providing tax preparation and tax planning, audit and accounting services, estate planning, cash management and client accounting, business succession planning, and advisory services to businesses and high-net-worth individuals.

Stratagem is a core values driven environment. We focus on honoring commitments to ourselves and our clients through open communication and good collaboration. Stratagem has the very latest in technology and processes to create efficiency and simplify the lives of our clients. We honor and appreciate a unique relationship with each of our clients.

We offer salary and bonus opportunities comparable to other larger firms in the Denver market because we are committed to building our team with people at the top of their game.  Our benefits include group medical, dental, vision, and disability insurance, safe harbor 401(k) contributions, paid vacation and holiday time — and our office is closed on Fridays during the summer!

We are looking for an energetic, service-oriented Tax Manager with 6+ years of public accounting experience.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for ensuring efficient and timely completion of projects, effective management of client expectations and delivery dates, supervision of deadlines, matching appropriate skill levels to assignments, and billing projects.
  • Efficiently utilizes department and firm resources which include managing staff, software, research materials, and other general department resources.
  • Has engagement management and relationship management responsibility, which includes planning, staffing, managing projects, review, and quality control.
  • Contributes to the development and implementation of administrative policies and functions of the firm.
  • Cultivates and obtains clients through referral networks and professional and/or community involvement.
  • Learns to effectively negotiate fees, contracts, delivery dates, and scope of work.
  • Works well in collaborative environments, and has excellent communication skills with both clients and colleagues.
  • Honors others with mutual respect and accountability.
  • Supports Stratagem’s vision statement, core values, annual objectives, and long range strategic goals.
  • Is a Trusted Advisor to our clients.

Minimum Requirements

  • Education and Certification:
    • BA/BS in Accounting
    • Licensed CPA
  • Desired Technical Skills and Prior Experience:
    • 6+ years of experience in the tax department of an accounting firm or similar industry background.
    • 3+ years of experience working with closely held businesses and their owners.
    • Technology-savvy, including experience working in a paperless environment.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced setting.
    • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
    • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • Master of Taxation

 

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Administrative Assistant – Receptionist 2018-12-07T11:13:49+00:00

Stratagem, an established Lakewood CPA and consulting firm, is looking for an energetic, service-oriented person to join our administrative team.  As an Administrative Assistant at our front desk, you will be interacting on the phone and face-to-face with clients, team members, business professionals, and vendors on a daily basis.  You will be responsible for processing mail and the daily bank deposit, ordering and stocking supplies in the office, conference room setup, tax return log in, and various other duties.  You will join an experienced administrative team that will dedicate time to your training so you quickly develop into an integral member of the team.

Job Requirements:

  • Possess at least two years of administrative experience, preferably in a public accounting environment.
  • Familiarity with practice management tools such as document management, time & billing software, Adobe Acrobat, Outlook, document scanning, etc. is preferred.
  • Ability to handle multiple phone lines.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Exhibit a professional attitude and appearance, the ability to work independently, and exceptional attention to detail.
  • Ability to maintain confidential information.
  • Have a car and proof of insurance, as running occasional errands will be required. Mileage is reimbursed.

 

Desired but not required:

  • Associate or Bachelor degree
  • Possess a basis understanding of accounting and general business terminology

 

Stratagem PC has been a respected Colorado-based CPA and consulting firm since 1983, specializing in providing tax preparation and tax planning, audit and accounting services, estate planning, cash management, business succession planning and advisory services to businesses and high net worth individuals.

This is a full-time position with some overtime required during our busy seasons of February through April 15th, and September through October 15th.  Compensation for this position is  commensurate with skill and experience, with time-and-a-half for overtime.  Our benefits include health, dental, vision, and disability insurance, matching 401k plan, paid vacation and holidays.

To Apply

If you would like to be considered for the position, please submit your resume along with a cover letter.

Apply Below

Contact us today to inquire about an available position,
or submit your résumé below.

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Stratagem CPA
14143 Denver West Parkway
Suite 450
Lakewood, CO 80401

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