Current Openings

CPA – Manager Level 

Are you looking to expand your career in public accounting?  Interested in a well-established, stable firm with a local company feel? Dana F. Cole & Company, LLP, may be the opportunity for you!  Backed by over 100 years of longevity, our firm employs nearly 200 people in over 20 offices across the Midwest.  We focus on providing top notch service to our clients helping them navigate the tax, accounting and auditing world.  DFC clients choose from a wealth of professional services including tax, estate and financial planning, accounting and auditing, general accounting and business management and consulting.  We are fortunate to have a staff with diverse talents, and the ability to specialize in several industries and technical areas. We have a need in our Montevideo, Minnesota office for a motivated licensed CPA.  

We are looking for CPA with tax experience of 10+ years, preferred, less would be considered.  In this position you will have significant client contact with our small to mid-sized clients.  Your responsibilities will include tax interviewing, tax preparation and tax planning for businesses and individuals (including farm businesses), as well as review of staff work for all entity types (C-Corp, S-Corp, Partnership, and Fiduciary engagements).

If you:

  • Excel at building relationships
  • Thrive on the success of your clients
  • Look for ways to ensure client satisfaction
  • Look for ways to expand services for existing and new clients
  • Have experience to demonstrate project management & organization
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Exhibit strong communication skills
  • Possess the ability to successfully manage concurrent engagements
  • Have a career path that includes partnership aspirations

If you are able to answer “yes” to any or all of these questions, this may be the opportunity for you!  Here at Dana F. Cole & Company, LLP our greatest asset is our staff.  Together we work to uphold our mission by providing a high quality product to all clientele and building strong client relationships that support our quality efforts.  Our accounting and support staff are critical to the success of the firm and the success of our clients.

Bookkeeper/Accounting Assistant in Grand Island and Scottsbluff

Our offices in Grand Island, Nebraska and Scottsbluff, Nebraska are both looking for a full time accounting assistant to join our accounting team in providing monthly bookkeeping services for our clients. 

Position Requires:

  • 3+ years experience providing bookkeeping services
  • Experience with payroll, general ledgers and financial statements
  • Experience with Excel, Word and QuickBooks
  • Works well with clients
  • Ability to multi task
  • Desire to work in public accounting firm
  • Tax work will be required

Office Administration/Support

Dana F. Cole & Company, LLP, Certified Public Accountants, is currently seeking an individual with 3+ years recent office support experience, and highly efficient with Excel. We are located in the heart of the Midwest, with offices in Nebraska, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Wyoming.  Our home office in Lincoln, Nebraska, provides office administration support for all locations, including clerical and word processing duties.    This position works with our accountants and involves proofreading numbers, putting together reports, tax forms, filing, mail, supplies, updating spreadsheets, correspondence and other documents.  The ability to remain calm, organized and focused under deadlines is essential.  Position requires:

  •   *3-5 years experience in an office support environment
  •   *highly skilled in Excel is critical to this job
  •   *accuracy is essential
  •   *Strong organizational and communication skills 
  •   *Ability to multi-task
  •   *Ability to remain calm under pressure

Staff accountant

  • 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! 

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