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Boston, MA Waltham, MA

Co-op Program


KLR is one of the fastest growing accounting firms in New England. As one of the Top 100 accounting and business consulting firms in the United States, we are seeking students and entry level paraprofessionals to join our firm. KLR operates four (4) offices in MA and RI and has more than 280 professionals.

We seek commitment from diligent and hardworking students who want to learn and gain real world public accounting experience. In exchange, we commit to providing you with the specialized training and mentoring that will contribute to your success in your public accounting career. You will work with various KLR team members to develop an understanding of public accounting processes and best practices.

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare complex individual, Trust and other Entity tax returns
  • Prepare open items lists for discussion with management
  • Utilize tax preparation, financial statement, workflow and other software products in a paperless environment
  • Assist the tax department with special projects as they arise
  • Assist professional staff members with gathering information for tax returns
  • Assist with research tax issues
  • Actively participate in the tax group’s ongoing learning and development

Other duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change from time to time with notice whenever possible, but not guaranteed.

Job Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled in a degree program with major field of study in accounting or related field
  • Possess some knowledge of accounting theory and principals with practical application
  • Excellent Oral and Written Skills
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Adobe, including the ability to work in and learn various software applications
  • Detail-oriented
  • Flexibility in assigned tasks and scheduling
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
  • Highest level of confidentiality
  • Strong work ethic and ability to operate in a fast-paced seasonal environment

KLR offers a wide range of full-time benefits including: health and dental insurance, paid time-off and a competitive retirement savings plan. We offer tuition assistance, in-house education programs and offer employees opportunities for community involvement.

Come join a firm who has recently been recognized as a “Best Place to Work” for 17 years by the Providence Business Journal and voted as a Top 100 Firm in the country by Accounting Today!

KLR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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