Join a team focused on the success of our customers, the success of our communities, and the success of each other. Farm Credit East is the leading provider of loans and financial accounting services to farmers, foresters, fishermen, and agricultural business owners across the northeast with over $7 billion in loan volume and over $25 million in financial accounting service revenue generated annually. When you pursue a career with Farm Credit East, you have the opportunity to positively impact the families and businesses that drive the Northeast economy.
As a Tax Associate, you exhibit both strong customer relationship and technical skills in the areas of business accounting and taxation. This includes consultative tax planning with customers, the preparation of income tax returns, and working with the branch team on the more complex tax and consulting related projects. Exceeding branch revenue goals and generating new business are keys for the position's success. The Tax Associate is dedicated to finding creative solutions to meet customer needs and consistently generates superior results in terms of both quantity and quality of services provided to customers. Developing a thorough understanding of Farm Credit East's products and services is required in order to provide the best solution to each customer's unique needs.
Farm Credit East provides all team members with the training and resources needed to be successful in their careers. All new employees receive one-on-one coaching to help them understand their roles. Additional technical training, soft skill training, and ongoing professional development provided by Farm Credit East will help you be poised for continued career growth within our organization.
Connecticut: Hartford, Middlesex, New Haven, Tolland (western)
Massachusetts: Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire
Area: The branch is located in a suburban area, with urban amenities conveniently located nearby.
Type of Agriculture: The branch's agriculture includes nursery, greenhouse, dairy, fruit, vegetable, tobacco, field crops, sod, and aquatic. Farm related businesses are also within Enfield's target market.
Position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business or a related field with solid accounting credits. CPA license preferred but not required. A general knowledge of agriculture is desirable. The successful candidate must take and pass Farm Credit East's Tax Accreditation program within 1 year of hire.
Farm Credit East is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. It is our goal to make employment decisions that further the principle of equal employment opportunity by utilizing objective standards based upon an individual's qualifications for a specific job opening.
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