Trust Accountant / 55886
East SyracuseNY Direct Hire $70,000.00 - $100,000.00

Trust Accountant

We have a rewarding opportunity for a Trust Accountant position within a well-established company in Syracuse, NY.

This outstanding organization offers competitive salary and benefits, 401K match, room for career growth, and a team focused work environment!

Main responsibilities of the Trust Accountant include:

  • Prepare and/or review fiduciary and gift returns
  • Prepare and/or review estate tax returns
  • Prepare and/or review court or fiduciary accounting
  • Assist client with estate/trust administration
  • Work with clients to build relationships and provide strategies for estate tax planning, gift tax planning, fiduciary income tax planning and consulting solutions
  • Identify and research tax and planning issues using internet-based tools, and communicate and document the results orally and/or written in a clear and concise manner


  • 3-5+ years of Accounting experience with a focus on trusts and fiduciary accounting
  • CPA license highly preferred
  • Experience or ability to manage and mentor a team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple projects
  • Ability to work directly and communicate with clients and have a commitment to exceptional client service
  • Must be able to work additional hours during tax season or as needed
  • Working knowledge of Lacerte Tax, TEdec Fiduciary Accounting, QuickBooks, and Microsoft office is a plus


  • $70,000 - $100,000 per year

If this position is not the right fit for you, but better for someone you know please feel free to forward the information. We compensate up to $500 for referrals that are placed into positions with our clients.

For immediate consideration please submit a resume in WORD to

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