ABOUT GPW

Career Opportunities

GPW is always seeking qualified, talented people to join our organization.  Currently there are openings in our Tax Department at all levels (Associate, Senior and Manager) as well as our Family Office Services Department.  Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to: careers@gpw.cpa

Why GPW

We are a boutique firm and proud to have maintained our personal touch because we believe relationships are paramount. Our guiding principle is our clients deserve the best of our knowledge and experience. We build value and trust by taking the time to clearly explain complicated tax and accounting concepts as it applies to our client’s unique situations.

We do not think this commitment to providing our best stops at how we serve our clients. We believe it is our responsibility to give back to our community, which we do year-round with both our time and resources. Our team is committed to giving 100% in all we do. More than coworkers, we are like family and it is thanks to this culture and passion for excellence that we owe our success.

Being Part of Our Team

We believe each member of our team plays an important role in driving our success at GPW. The fundamental key to success is 100% ownership, therefore each of us takes responsibility for our success and our firm’s success. Every member has a voice and is enrolled in actively participating in the development of the firm and together we strive for progress through collaboration.

Benefits

  • 401(K)
  • Disability insurance
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Generous paid time off policy
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) eligible plans
  • Supplemental Pregnancy-Related Disability Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Coaching and mentoring program

Positions Available

Trust & Estate Tax Manager

Details

Position Details and Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Full-time
  • Open to remote workder
  • Licensed CPA
  • Minimum 7 years of experience with a CPA firm
  • Extensive experience in the estate & trust field
  • Salary range: $150,000 – $200,000

Responsibilities and Key Success Factors:

  • Develop and maintain good relationships with clients
  • Primary engagement manager
  • Substantial knowledge of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Accurate and effective research skills
  • Strong leadership and tax review skills
  • Review and prepare complex estate, trust, and gift tax returns
  • Estate and trust planning including analysis of estate and trust documents
  • Proficient in individual taxation and planning
  • Prepare various written correspondence with clients and tax authorities
  • Manage multiple GPW clients
  • Evaluate and develop team members in the areas of client engagement management and technical expertise
  • Collaborative team player who desires to be a resource to the firm and effectively uses firm resources

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@gpw.cpa

Tax Manager

Details

Position Details and Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Full-time
  • Open to remote worker
  • Licensed CPA
  • Minimum 7 years of experience with a CPA firm

Responsibilities and Key Success Factors:

  • Perform technical review of all tax returns
  • Assume full responsibility of tax accounts assigned; this includes being responsible for personnel scheduling, compliance with due dates and monitoring time budgets
  • Begin and complete tax research projects, including the ability to present findings in a clear, concise, understandable written form
  • Act as a resource for tax preparers/specialists and audit staff on specific tax issues and questions
  • Assume tax preparation responsibility for more complex returns
  • Manage time effectively; includes the ability to handle multiple engagements at one time and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills
  • Have excellent organization and time management skills
  • Working knowledge of CCH Axcess or ProSystem fx is a plus

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@gpw.cpa

Tax Associates and Tax Senior

Details

Position Details and Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Full-time
  • Open to remote worker
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting
  • Licensed CPA or in process
  • 2-4 Years of experience with a CPA firm

Responsibilities and Key Success Factors:

  • Prepare Individual, Partnership, Corporate and Trust tax returns
  • Prepare federal and state quarterly estimated tax payments
  • Assist with tax audits and tax research projects
  • Take ownership of tasks and be able to work with others to prioritize work assignments
  • Handle multiple engagements at one time and meet deadlines
  • Ask appropriate questions when faced with difficulties
  • Produce deliverables that are clear, concise, thorough and of professional quality
  • Dedicated to meeting and exceeding the expectations and requirements of internal and external clients
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills
  • Have excellent organization and time management skills
  • Must be comfortable reporting to multiple people
  • Working knowledge of CCH Axcess or ProSystems fx is a plus

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@gpw.cpa

Family Office Services Associate

Details

Position Details and Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Full-time or Part-time
  • Must have at least 2 years of bookkeeping and client experience

Responsibilities and Key Success Factors:

  • Respond to clients with an expectation of within the hour
  • Perform monthly reconciliations of bank, investment and credit card accounts
  • Process bill payments
  • Research whatever is needed to serve the client
  • Organize and maintain client’s supporting documentation
  • Handle multiple engagements at one time and meet deadlines
  • Communicate in professional manner both internally and externally
  • Must take 100% ownership of all projects
  • Have excellent organization and time management skills
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks is a plus

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@gpw.cpa

Tax Internship

Details

Gatto, Pope & Walwick, LLP is seeking sophomores, juniors and seniors for tax internship positions. Recent graduates may also apply. There are two internship periods: January to April and June to October with the potential for continued employment.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • General tax file organization
  • Basic tax return preparation (utilizing ProSystems fx Tax software)
  • Projects utilizing Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and QuickBooks
  • General administrative duties

Our ideal candidate is an accounting major that is a self-starter with strong communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and effectively multi-task.

For consideration, please submit the following to careers@gpw.cpa:

  • Resume
  • Current transcript (unofficial)
  • Internship period you are applying for
  • Tentative availability (25-35 hours per week preferred)

Audit Internship

Details

Gatto, Pope & Walwick, LLP is seeking sophomores, juniors and seniors for audit internship positions. Recent graduates may also apply. There are two internship periods: January to April and June to October with the potential for continued employment.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • General accounting and bookkeeping projects
  • Assist in compilation and review engagements (utilizing ProSystem fx Engagement)
  • Assist in audit engagements through auditing of cash, cash disbursements, accounts payable, payroll, and other sections as deemed necessary (utilizing ProSystem fx Engagement and PPC SMART Practice Aids)
  • Projects utilizing Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and QuickBooks
  • General administrative duties

Our ideal candidate is an accounting major that is a self-starter with strong communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and effectively multi-task.

For consideration, please submit the following to careers@gpw.cpa:

  • Resume
  • Current transcript (unofficial)
  • Internship period you are applying for
  • Tentative availability (20+ hours per week preferred)

Admin Clerk

Details

Gatto, Pope & Walwick, LLP is looking for an administrative clerk. The position is needed from late January through mid-April 2023.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Data entry (utilizing CCH Axcess software)
  • Filling in at the front desk
  • Scanning documents and paper recycling collection
  • Supply ordering and stocking
  • General administrative duties

Our ideal candidate has strong communication skills and attention to detail. Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Prior office experience is preferred.

For consideration, please submit the following to careers@gpw.cpa:

  • Resume
  • Tentative availability (30+ hours per week preferred)