Tax Staff Accountant (October 2023 or January 2024 Start)

Job Locations US-OH-Cleveland | US-OH-Akron | US-OH-Youngstown | US-IL-Chicago | US-WI-Milwaukee | US-MI-Detroit | US-MI-St. Clair Shores | US-PA-Pittsburgh | US-MD-Hunt Valley
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Cohen & Company  

Certified Public Accountants 


Cohen & Company’s comprehensive trainings will provide you with all the tools you need launch your career in public accounting. You’ll get hands-on experience with clients, gain technical knowledge, and build lasting relationships with your peers and firm leaders.


Tax Entry-Level Staff Opportunity

  • Perform various tax compliances and tax return preparations
  • Assist with tax research and planning
  • Develop professional and industry knowledge and expertise 
  • Establish relationships with peers, mentors, engagement teams
  • Contribute to client projects 
  • Participate in professional education events 
  • Represent the firm in university organizations and at events
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Available locations: Chicago, IL; Akron, Cleveland, Youngstown, OH; Detroit, St. Clair Shores, MI; Pittsburgh, PA; Milwaukee, WI



  • Bachelor of Business Administration degree
  • Major: Accounting, Finance, Economics, Data Analytics or related


  • Preferred Minors/2nd Majors: Finance, Data Analytics, Information Systems
  • GPA: Minimum 3.0
  • Pursuing required credit hours to sit for the CPA (Certified Public Accountant) Exam (ideally, candidates will have 150 credit hours upon graduation)


At Cohen & Company, our purpose is to engage, teach, inspire, and improve lives through the power of knowledge and trust. We value great people, teamwork, a competitive spirit and courage, and the ability to adapt and remain optimistic. Here at our firm, we are also committed to serving and supporting the communities we live and work in. Through our Cohen Cares Program — a year-round initiative focused on community engagement —our employees are able to pursue their civic and personal passions. 


Named by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in the country, Cohen & Company offers assurance, tax, and advisory services to clients throughout the U.S. and worldwide. The firm serves a broad range of clients including privately held business and financial industry clients and has been recognized by several publications such as Forbes (2022 America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms), and Hedgeweek (2022 Best Tax and Audit Provider). Cohen & Company was founded in 1977 and has more than 650 associates in Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin. Member PCAOB. 


We are very excited about our opportunities and are seeking individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to client service to join our team! 


Learn more about us! 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity of thought and background to build an inclusive and energized culture and better meet the needs of our clients. 




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