Current Openings

Experienced tax Accountant

Our Dana F. Cole & Company offices in Colby, KS and Marshall, MN are both currently seeking a senior accountant with 5 to 8 years recent tax experience in public accounting to work with tax engagements related to individuals, partnerships, corporations, not-for profits, estates and trusts.  You will meet with tax clients; plan, prepare and review returns; maintain and cultivate client relationships; and complete a variety of other non-attest work.

Position requires:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant
  • Strong client rapport and project management skills
  • Prior supervisory experience
  • 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
  • Farm tax experience is a plus, but not required

Experienced cpa or enrolled agent

We are currently seeking an experienced CPA or EA with 5+ years recent tax experience in public accounting to work on tax engagements for individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates and trusts; write financial statements; prepare tax returns; maintain and cultivate client relationships; and complete a variety of other non-attest work. The following locations are currently hiring an experienced CPE or Enrolled Agent.

  • Tracy, MN
  • North Platte, NE

Position requires:

  • Strong client rapport and project management skills
  • Ability to service multiple client engagements simultaneously
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Verbal and written skills with the emphasis on being able to communicate complex financial information to a variety of clientele

Accountant

Multiple locations are currently seeking a staff accountant with 1-5 years of recent audit/tax experience in public accounting to assist with multiple audit and tax engagements for non-profit, government and commercial clients. You'll work on audits, write financial statements; prepare tax returns; maintain and cultivate client relationships; and complete a variety of other non-attest work.  Candidates should have strong analytical, communication and research skills and the ability to interact professionally with clients. The ability to juggle concurrent engagements is a must. The following locations are currently hiring a full-time staff accountant:

  • Lincoln, NE
  • Beatrice, NE
  • Grand Island, NE
  • Ord, NE
  • Scottsbluff, NE
  • Colby, KS

Applicant Experience:

  • Experienced CPA with BS in Accounting or related field or
  • BS in Accounting or related field or in final year of studies to attain degree; preference given to those meeting the 150 hour requirement to sit for the CPA exam upon graduation

Position Requires:

  • Desire to work in public accounting and learn both tax and audit skills
  • 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
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

Seasonal accountant

Our Dana F. Cole & Company office in Marshall, MN is currently seeking a seasonal experienced accountant with 1 to 5 years recent tax experience in public accounting to work on tax engagements; Position runs from January 1st through April 15th and could be recurring year after year.

Position requires:

  • Accounting and tax experience
  • Ability to service multiple client engagements simultaneously
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Verbal and written skills with the emphasis on being able to communicate complex financial information to a variety of clientele

Accounting Assistant

Our office in Lincoln, NE is seeking a full time accounting assistant to join our accounting team in providing monthly bookkeeping services for our clients. Experience in public accounting and tax return preparation is necessary. 

Position Requires:

  • 5+ years experience providing bookkeeping services
  • Experience in tax return preparation
  • Experience in payroll, general ledgers and financial statements
  • Experience or certification in QuickBooks.
  • Experience with Excel
  • Works well with clients
  • Ability to multi task
  • Desire to work in public accounting firm

Clerical positions

Multiple locations are hiring for various clerical/office assistant positions to join our accounting team in providing clerical work. Duties will include; greeting clients, answering phone calls, scheduling appointments, and other miscellaneous duties. Applicant must have complete understanding of confidentiality and accuracy.  The following locations are currently hiring a full-time staff accountant:

  • Marshall, MN - seasonal part time
  • Minden, NE - seasonal part time

Position Requires:

  • Experience in clerical setting
  • Strong customer services skills
  • Ability to multi task
  • Strong attention to detail

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