Current Openings

Administrative Office support

Our office in Lincoln, NE is looking to fill a full-time office support position.  Working in a team environment within a clerical department, applicant will be responsible for typing correspondence for clients from multiple offices, proofreading and organizing reports in addition to answering the phone and greeting any clients that come in the office.  The ability to remain calm, organized and focused under deadlines is essential. 

Position requires:

  •   2+ years experience as a receptionist in a professional office environment
  •   Professional skills when communicating with clients  
  •   Strong proofreading skills and proficient in Word and Excel
  •   Very detailed and meticulous
  •   Reliable and timely
  •   Accuracy is essential
  •   Strong organizational and communication skills
  •   Ability to multi-task and follow up on tasks
  •   Ability to remain calm under pressure

Experienced tax Accountant

Our Dana F. Cole & Company offices in Colby, KS, Montevideo, MN and Lincoln, NE 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 CPA or Enrolled Agent.

  • Marshall, MN
  • North Platte, NE
  • Overland Park, KS
  • Montevideo, MN
  • Ainsworth, 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
  • Minden, NE
  • Overland Park, KS
  • Grand Island, NE
  • Ord, NE
  • Scottsbluff, NE
  • Colby, KS
  • Montevideo, MN
  • Broken Bow, NE

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

Professional accounting firm is looking for a full-time office/accounting assistant in multiple offices.  This position involves payroll, general bookkeeping, greeting clients, answering phone calls and clerical work.  Must be proficient in Excel, have strong customer service skills and experience with computerized general ledger systems.  Associates degree in accounting or experience a plus.   

  • Broken Bow, NE 
  • Grand Island, NE
  • Scottsbluff, NE

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