Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C.

Career Opportunities

Tax Professional Position

As a tax professional at Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C. you will work with businesses and individuals in diverse industries in the Erie area. In addition, you will provide quality services to the Firm’s clients by performing the duties and responsibilities listed below.

  • Develop relationships with clients. Become proficient in assisting clients with routine tax questions and issues.
  • Become familiar with and adhere to the Firm's policies and procedures.
  • Prepare individual, corporate, partnership and fiduciary tax returns.
  • Have a working knowledge of all computer applications, which are routinely used.
  • Supervise staff in planning, performing and completing tax engagements.
  • Responsible for completion of the engagement in accordance with the firm’s high quality standards.
  • Interested in developing relationships with our client’s key decision makers.
  • Passionate about developing interns, associates and senior associates through delegation and training.
  • Interested in continually developing their professional network

Qualifications

Applicants should meet the following minimum requirements to apply for this full-time position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a business/accounting field
  • CPA designation or a candidate to become a CPA
  • Minimum 4 years public accounting experience

Attributes highly desired in our applicant:

  • Strong computer skills, including MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Motivated by fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong desire for continued personal improvement
  • Commitment to a career in providing the highest level of professional service to quality clients

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Audit and Accounting Supervisor Position

As an audit and accounting supervisor at Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C. you will work with businesses in diverse industries in the Erie area. Supervisors provide quality services to the Firm’s clients by performing the duties and responsibilities listed below.

  • Supervises staff in planning, performing and completing for-profit audits, reviews and compilation engagements.
  • Responsible for completion of the engagement in accordance with the firm’s high quality standards.
  • Interested in developing relationships with our client’s key decision makers.
  • Passionate about developing interns, associates and senior associates through delegation and training.
  • Interested in continually developing their professional network

Qualifications

Applicants should meet the following minimum requirements to apply for this full-time position:

  • Recent bachelors degree in a business field
  • CPA designation or a candidate to become a CPA
  • Recent public accounting experience

Attributes highly desired in our applicant:

  • Strong computer skills, including MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Motivated by fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong desire for continued personal improvement
  • Commitment to a career in providing the highest level of professional service to quality clients
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At Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C., we recognize the importance of your future. Whether you are preparing to enter the workforce or you are an experienced professional looking to join a successful team of specialists, a career with our firm will challenge your potential and exceed your expectations.

At Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C., you will find that our employees make the difference. We are our people. We hire the most qualified and talented individuals, and we provide opportunities for them to excel professionally by gaining depth and a breadth of experience while supporting our clients' success.

We offer a challenging, yet supportive work environment that fosters individual growth and achievement. We recognize the value of teamwork and open communication. As you take your next step towards a rewarding career, we hope you will consider one of the exciting opportunities available at Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C.

We are always interested in hearing from qualified candidates at all levels of accounting. Please download our application and forward it along with a current resume to:

Schaffner, Knight, Minnaugh & Company, P.C.
Attn: Rita Hopsecger, Office Manager
1001 State Street, Suite 1300
Erie, PA 16501

You can also email your resume and the application by clicking here.

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