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Accountant/ QuickBooks/ Staff Professional

Business Technology (BizTek) | Traverse City, MI | Full Time

Job Description

Traverse City accounting firm seeking Team Accountant/ Staff Professional with QuickBooks expertise.  



Demonstrate ability to perform functions of a Team Accountant/ Staff Professional role and take on more complex tasks as learning progresses.

Given a wide variety of diversified accounting assignments under supervision of skilled professionals while often working directly with clients to support and problem solve accounting related needs.

Training and support provided in a highly functioning, positive, collaborative team-based setting.

Competitive benefits, full-time position.  



At least 3-5 years recent professional office or finance/accounting office environment experience. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration (concentration in Accounting/Finance).

Demonstrated working knowledge using QuickBooks.  Computer proficiency and spreadsheet software program experience, including Microsoft Excel.

Well-rounded knowledge of accounting principles.

Holding a current and valid Certified Public Accountant’s license is desired, but not required.



Record transactions in ledgers, prepare trial balances and simple financial statements using QuickBooks Pro and QuickBooks Online.

Reconcile accounts to control accounts.

Perform schedule computations of accruals, property, and equipment, and calculate depreciation expense.

Prepare client payrolls.

Prepare payroll tax, sales or other local tax returns.

Perform other accounting duties as needed in engagements and as assigned by supervisory personnel.

Obtain working knowledge of accounting, depreciation and tax computer software.



Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth (DGN) is Northern Michigan's largest locally owned, full service public accounting.

Founded in 1973, the firm is based in Traverse City, MI with over 40 experienced, professional staff dedicated to providing outstanding professional service to businesses and individuals throughout the region. Dennis, Gartland & Niergarth (DGN) is known for its comprehensive tax, audit, technology and business consultation services, with added expertise in the agribusiness, manufacturing, professional offices, government/non-profit, and oil and gas business sectors.

Our guiding principle for over 40 years - Our clients' success is our business.