Current Openings

Bookkeeper and Tax Return Organizer       

Our Certified Public Accounting firm in Lincoln, Nebraska, is looking for a full time individual to join our client services department.  In this department, your job responsibilities will include being the firms’ Tax Return Organizer.  You will be in charge of the data processing of all completed tax returns including printing organizers, printing returns and submitting electronic forms to the IRS, etc.  To be successful in this position you will need to be very organized and have excellent communication skills.  Additionally, you will be given client bookkeeping responsibilities.  Our office is located downtown at 1248 O Street, Suite 500.

Position Requires:

  • Organization a MUST to be in charge of the submission of the firms’ tax returns.
  • 2+ years experience providing bookkeeping services.
  • Experience in payroll and general ledgers
  • Experience or certification in QuickBooks would be a plus
  • Experience with Word and Excel
  • Works well with staff and clients
  • Ability to multi task
  • Desire to work in public accounting firm
  • Tax work may be required

Staff accountant

  • Montevideo, MN
  • Grand Island, NE
  • Full Time

What We Are Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA or on the path to becoming a CPA
  • Individual with a strong desire to learn quickly, accept responsibility, and embrace a fast moving career
  • Strong client rapport and project management skills
  • Ability to service multiple client engagements simultaneously
  • Verbal and written skills with the emphasis on being able to articulate complex financial information to a variety of clientele
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

Experienced Tax Preparer

  • Montevideo, MN
  • Full Time or Seasonal

Interested in working in a small office environment with the benefit of a larger organization?  Come work in our Montevideo office with established tax clientele. This opportunity at Dana F. Cole & Company, LLP, CPA’s, is for an experienced tax preparer/interviewer. At DFC, you have the opportunity to shine using your CPA license or Enrolled Agent status, along with your accounting degree.  3+ years of tax return preparation experience is required.  Full time or seasonal! Apply today to brighten your future and be part of ours! 

Auditor

Are you a detail oriented problem solver? Do you pride yourself on your ability to meet deadlines and prioritize accordingly?

If working closely with an auditing team in a dynamic environment sounds like a good fit, come work at our Grand Island office with an auditing team on established clientele in the area of nonprofit organizations and governmental units. Dana F. Cole & Company, LLP, a Certified Public Accounting firm, is seeking a full-time staff accountant where your required audit experience and solid understanding of financial concepts will make you shine.  This job will include some tax work and applicants must demonstrate strong interpersonal and excel skills.  Accounting degree and 5+ years of experience required, CPA preferred.  Some travel. We offer competitive salaries, a variety of insurance options, a 401(k) and section 125 plan. Please send resume to hr@danacole.com

Responsibilities for Senior Auditor

  • Perform, review and supervise audits, reviews and compilations for various industries
  • Prepare basic financial statements
  • Assume responsibility for all phases of an audit from planning to delivery of the financial statements for small and medium sized engagements
  • Identify issues with clients’ processes and controls, make recommendations for improvements
  • Maintain quality client relationships

Qualifications for Senior Auditor

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting with 5+ years of experience in audit
  • Possession of CPA license or on track to receive within a year
  • Strong technical and analytical skills with proficiency in GAAP and GAAS
  • Detail oriented with excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in Excel, Word (preference towards ProSystem fx Engagement)
  • Experience in supervision of staff

ACCOUNTANT

  • Ord, NE, Scottsbluff, NE, and Torrington, WY
  • Full Time
  • Experience: 2+ Years
We are looking for an Accountant with 2 or more years of public accounting experience. 
 

Opportunity. Challenge. Enjoyment. Teamwork. It’s all here. 

About Us

  • We are a Certified Public Accounting firm born in Lincoln, raised in Lincoln, and we enjoy continuing to serve Lincoln and the greater Midwest
  • With 100+ years under our belt, we are a stable firm with offices in Nebraska, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Wyoming
  • We are a bigger firm with a small firm personality, which means we can meet all our client’s financial needs, but we know their names when they call
  • We believe our greatest asset is our employees so we hire and develop individuals who share our goals of client satisfaction and quality work

What We Are Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA or on the path to becoming a CPA
  • Individual with a strong desire to learn quickly, accept responsibility, and embrace a fast moving career
  • Strong client rapport and project management skills
  • Ability to service multiple client engagements simultaneously
  • Verbal and written skills with the emphasis on being able to articulate complex financial information to a variety of clientele
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

What You Are Looking For

  • Work with a great team of individuals in all departments
  • Supportive learning environment that cares about your goals
  • Stay sharp and broaden your knowledge base by attending various training sessions, conferences, etc.
  • Numerous opportunities for professional growth and career development
  • Be challenged to learn and ‘bring-it’ every day

What We Expect

  • A strong desire to help clients achieve their business goals
  • Learn and develop your tax planning, preparation, and review skills to be in a position to have client responsibility
  • Learn and develop your auditing skills to be an integral part of an audit team and prepare to be in charge of audits
  • Maintain and cultivate client relationships

Benefits (Just to Name a Few)

  • Competitive salary
  • Variety of insurance options, including medical
  • 401(k) and section 125 plan
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave
  • Minimal overnight audit travel
  • Assistance with CPA exam materials
  • Bonus upon successfully passing the CPA exam 

We offer competitive salaries, limited travel, medical and disability insurance, a 401(k) and Section 125 plan.

Send resume to:

Dana F. Cole & Company, LLP
1248 O Street, Suite 500
Lincoln, NE 68508
or email to: hr@danacole.com
Equal Opportunity Employer