Careers

Want to make a positive impact? Join our team.

At JPS, we prioritize our people knowing that every team member needs to thrive for our firm to fulfill its mission To Be Greater. We value our team’s time and work from a foundation of flexibility. We value our team member’s personal and professional successes and encourage fostering their development. We value diversity and seek open-minded, curious team members who want to courageously drive positive change. We value collaboration and promote an environment of teamwork, whether working remotely or in the office. We know the contributions of each person combine to make the whole greater and are grateful that JPS has been named as a 2021 Best Employer in N.C. for the 8th consecutive year. 

JPS offers a variety of competitive benefits to team members, along with a leave schedule that allows time for our team to enjoy vacations, holidays and foster volunteer efforts. Feel free to reach out to us for a complete summary of benefits.

Current Openings

Valuation, Forensic and Litigation Services Manager

Responsibilities

  • Perform industry, market, and competitor research, including benchmarking and trend analysis
  • Analyze financial statements with the ability to discuss trends with the engagement manager
  • Prepare financial projections through analysis of historical financial statements, income tax returns, industry research, and management discussion
  • Apply valuation methodologies including discounted cash flow, capitalization of earnings, private company comparisons, and liquidation values
  • Draft initial valuation report and exhibits for review

What do you need to be successful?

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in BV and Litigation Support
  • Specific experience preparing valuations for gift, estate, and income tax matter, mergers and acquisition, shareholder transactions, marital dissolution, and strategic business planning
  • Degree in accounting or finance. Graduate degree is a plus
  • Progress toward, or completion of, credentials such as ASA, ABV, CVA, CFA

Valuation, Forensic and Litigation Services Associate

Responsibilities

  • Perform industry, market, and competitor research, including benchmarking and trend analysis
  • Analyze financial statements with the ability to discuss trends with the engagement manager
  • Prepare financial projections through analysis of historical financial statements, income tax returns, industry research, and management discussion
  • Apply valuation methodologies including discounted cash flow, capitalization of earnings, private company comparisons, and liquidation values
  • Draft initial valuation report and exhibits for review

What do you need to be successful?

  • Willing to work directly with managers and shareholders to get up to speed on large and small engagements
  • Willing to take ownership of projects and move them forward with oversight from manager and/or partner
  • Degree in accounting or finance. Graduate degree is a plus
  • Progress toward, or completion of, credentials such as ASA, ABV, CVA, CFA

Senior Tax Associate

Job Description
A Senior Tax Associate is responsible for utilizing research skills, applying tax foundational knowledge to understand potential tax issues, meeting with clients for gathering information necessary for filing and participating in tax planning, recognizing and communicating potential risks, preparing tax accrual work papers, and working with tax software applications and preparing or assisting others with preparing tax returns for review. Candidate expected to mentor others and comfortable working in and communicating within a team environment.

Education
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or other relevant field required
Master’s degree in Accounting beneficial, Master’s degree in taxation preferred

Experience

• 3-5 years of prior experience
• Experience with corporate taxation and partnerships, particularly with pass-through entities
• Experience with consolidations and additional areas preferred
• Experience with all facets of individual returns and tax planning, including high-net-worth individuals
• Prior basic supervisory experience preferred
• Prior experience preparing and reviewing of tax provisions preferred

Apply Now

Interested in joining our innovative team? 

Email the following to jobs@jpspa.com:
• resume
• cover letter (tell us about you, the position applying for, and why you’d like to join our team)

We look forward to hearing from you!

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