Staff Accountant | Client Accounting Services

Chandler | Scottsdale | Arizona

We are seeking a full-time Staff Accountant to join our rapidly growing Client Accounting Services team. You have an option to work from our Chandler or Scottsdale office.
Remote candidates will not be considered for this position.
As part of the Client Accounting Services team, you will help clients operate their businesses more effectively and efficiently through cloud-based solutions.
Your responsibilities will include:

  • Driving end-to-end process ownership for client onboarding and implementation of Sage Intacct.
  • Researching, concluding, and memorializing the onboarding process to achieve automation.
  • Ensuring smooth client experience and works to support integration and reporting needs.
  • Innovating and creatively solving each client’s platform dashboard requests.
  • Interacting and communicating with clients, virtually and in-person, during the intake and onboarding process to capture requirements for financial system setup and financial forecasting.
  • Planning and testing business software to better serve clients.


  • Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Mathematics, or related field.
  • Eager to learn new technology tools and develop efficient systems.
  • Advanced Excel skills, including macros and Visual Basics for Applications (VBA).
  • Organized and detailed self-starter.
  • Knowledge of GAAP.
  • Autonomous problem-solving skills.
  • Required travel 10%-20% within Phoenix metropolitan area.
  • Minimum of 1 year of professional experience in accounting or audit role.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA candidate.
  • Strong conceptual, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent client and customer relationship management skills.
  • Knowledge of cloud accounting software such as Sage Intacct, QuickBooks Online,, or Expensify.
  • Excellent collaborator and team player.
  • Innately curious in solving complex problems.

If this sounds like you, email your resume with a reference to this position.
Wallace Plese + Dreher offers competitive compensation and benefits.