Current Openings

At HSS, we enjoy helping staff grow their careers in ways that match their interests and support the lives they want to live. For younger staff, we work hard to provide a wide range of professional experiences and client types to broaden their knowledge and help them discover the path they want to travel.  For more senior staff, we partner with them throughout their career to help them become established and grow into the areas that most interest them. We help our team members get where they want to go.

HSS is always looking for good staff at all levels.  If you are a CPA, tax preparer or student interested in applying for a position not listed below, please send your resume and cover letter to recruiting@hss-cpas.com.  We’d love to have a conversation with you.

Where do you want to go?  Get there with HSS.

Audit Senior

We are seeking a licensed CPA with a minimum of 2 years of public accounting experience proficient in all aspects of an audit engagement. This role requires the candidate to have a genuine interest in developing a comprehensive understanding of our client’s business and tax environment as well as providing a proactive year-round tax planning approach. A successful team member enjoys working with a wide variety of clients and demonstrates organization, technical skill, and effective communication while enjoying contributing to a fun, professional working environment. You will be in a position to work closely with engagement partners, interact with great clients, and will have opportunities for staff supervision and advancement. The firm offers competitive benefits, a team-oriented culture, and opportunities for continuing education and professional growth. We strongly believe in maintaining a good work/life balance, while always exceeding our clients’ expectations. It’s an exciting time to join Hoffman, Stewart & Schmidt, P.C.! Hoffman, Stewart & Schmidt, P.C. (HSS) is a locally owned public accounting firm – consistently one of Portland’s top 15. HSS provides a broad range of accounting, tax and consulting services. We have two industry niches: construction and nonprofit, as well as a broad range of other industries.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead audit and other assurance engagements
  • Provide timely and superior-quality services exceeding client expectations
  • Identify additional areas of service and planning opportunities
  • Maintain relationships with key business contacts and clients
  • Pursue new business development
  • Develop skills for reviewing audit and assurance engagements

Qualifications:

  • Licensed CPA with a clear understanding of performing audit and assurance engagements
  • 2 years of audit experience
  • Must demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Teamwork and leadership skills
  • Must have a positive attitude and high ethical standards

Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account for out-of-pocket medical and daycare expenses
  • 401(k) Plan with a Profit Sharing plan Life Insurance Policy – $50,000 after six months of service
  • Long-term disability
  • Corporate casual dress code
  • Free parking
  • Other benefits include personal time-off, flexible working hours, and compressed work-week schedules

Compensation based on experience

How to Apply:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please send your cover letter and resume to: recruiting@hss-cpas.com

We look forward to learning about you!

Tax Senior
We are seeking a tax focused CPA with a minimum of two years of public accounting experience. This role requires the candidate to have a genuine interest in developing a comprehensive understanding of our client’s business and tax environment as well as providing a proactive year-round tax planning approach. A successful team member enjoys working with a wide variety of clients and demonstrates organization, technical skill, and effective communication while enjoying contributing to a fun, professional working environment. You will be in a position to work closely with engagement partners, interact with great clients, and will have opportunities for staff supervision and advancement. The firm offers competitive benefits, a team-oriented culture, and opportunities for continuing education and professional growth. We strongly believe in maintaining a good work/life balance, while always exceeding our clients’ expectations. It’s an exciting time to join Hoffman, Stewart & Schmidt, P.C.! Hoffman, Stewart & Schmidt, P.C. (HSS) is a locally owned public accounting firm – consistently one of Portland’s top 15. HSS provides a broad range of accounting, tax and consulting services. We have two industry niches: construction and nonprofit, as well of broad range of other industries.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare complex multi-state business, fiduciary, and individual tax returns
  • Provide timely and high-quality services exceeding client expectations
  • Identify additional areas of service and planning opportunities
  • Research and develop tax planning strategies
  • Pursue new business development
  • Maintain relationships with key business contacts and clients
  • Develop skills for reviewing tax returns

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two (2) years tax public accounting experience
  • CPA experienced in preparation and tax planning with multi-state partnerships, S-corporations, C-corporations, trusts and high net-worth individuals
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills both written and oral
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage projects
  • Demonstrates excellent team skills, positive attitude and high ethical standards
  • Prosystem Tax, Engagement and Fixed Asset software experience a plus

Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account for out-of-pocket medical and daycare expenses
  • 401(k) Plan with a Profit Sharing plan Life Insurance Policy – $50,000 after six months of service
  • Long-term disability
  • Corporate casual dress code
  • Free parking
  • Other benefits include personal time-off, flexible working hours, and compressed work-week schedules

Compensation based on experience

How to Apply:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please send your cover letter and resume to: recruiting@hss-cpas.com

We look forward to learning about you!

Tax Manager
We are seeking a tax focused CPA with a minimum of five years of public accounting experience. This role requires the candidate to have a genuine interest in developing a comprehensive understanding of our client’s business and tax environments as well as providing a proactive year-round tax planning approach.

A successful team member enjoys working with a wide variety of clients and demonstrates organization, technical skill, and effective communication while enjoying contributing to a fun, professional working environment. You will be in a position to work closely with engagement partners, interact with great clients, and will have opportunities for staff supervision and advancement.

The firm offers competitive benefits, a team-oriented culture, and opportunities for continuing education and professional growth. We strongly believe in maintaining a good work/life balance, while always exceeding our clients’ expectations.

It’s an exciting time to join Hoffman, Stewart and Schmidt, P.C.!

Hoffman, Stewart & Schmidt, P.C. (HSS) is a locally owned public accounting firm – consistently one of Portland’s top 15. HSS provides a broad range of accounting, tax and consulting services. We have two industry niches: construction and nonprofit, as well as a broad range of other industries.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare complex business, fiduciary and individual tax returns
  • Provide timely and high-quality services exceeding client expectations
  • Identify additional areas of service and planning opportunities
  • Research and develop tax planning strategies
  • Pursue new business development
  • Maintain relationships with key business contacts and clients
  • Develop skills for reviewing tax returns

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of five (5) years tax public accounting experience – Master of Tax a plus
  • CPA experienced in preparation and tax planning with partnerships, S-corporations, C-corporations, trusts and high net-worth individuals
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills both written and oral
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage projects
  • Demonstrates excellent team skills, positive attitude, and high ethical standards
  • Prosystem Tax, Engagement and Fixed Asset software experience a plus

Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account for out-of-pocket medical and daycare expenses
  • 401(k) Plan with a Profit Sharing plan
  • Corporate casual dress code
  • Free parking
  • Other benefits include personal time-off, flexible working hours, and compressed work-week schedule

How to Apply:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please send your cover letter and resume to: recruiting@hss-cpas.com

We look forward to learning about you!