Accounting Jobs in Madison, WI

Strohm Ballweg in Madison, WI, is nationally recognized as one of the top CPA firms serving the insurance industry.When looking for accounting jobs in Madison, Wisconsin, take a close look at Strohm Ballweg. We are nationally recognized as one of the top CPA firms serving the insurance industry. Strohm Ballweg was started in 1999 to focus solely on providing insurance clients with exceptional and personal service with an experienced staff, knowledgeable about the insurance industry.

Accountants in CPA firms are most visible during tax season, but they work behind the scenes year-round. Accountants help people and businesses to conceive goals, plan how to achieve them and then take the necessary steps to accomplish the goals. If you have a knack for money matters, a career in accounting might make perfect sense. One unique thing about a job in accounting is that you can enter the field with education at every degree level. An associate’s degree will prepare you for entry-level positions, while a bachelor’s degree will impart a greater base of knowledge and pave the way for a Master of Business Administration or other advanced degree.

People who work in accounting at Strohm Ballweg record, analyze and maintain financial accounts. Because accounting is such a broad field, there are many accounting job titles. The following are just several different positions:

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Director
  • Accounting Manager
  • Accounting Supervisor
  • Audit Supervisor
  • Auditor
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Comptroller
  • Controller
  • Financial Analyst
  • Senior Auditor
  • Strategic Planner

Accountant job duties at Strohm Ballweg include the following:

  • Prepares asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statements and other reports.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Secures financial information by completing data base backups.
  • Complies with federal, state and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares financial reports.
  • Maintains customer confidence by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; and participating in professional societies.
  • Accomplishes results by performing duties.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

As a niche CPA firm, Strohm Ballweg serves over 100 insurance entities throughout the United States. We know and understand the insurance industry.

At Strohm Ballweg, our employees experience an environment of continual learning that allows each individual to develop to their full potential. Each year, our staff participates in focused, in-house and external trainings, as well as continuous on-the-job training supervised by our experienced staff.

An accounting job at Strohm Ballweg includes a variety of employee benefits, all aimed to support your financial goals and wellness:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Profit-share bonus
  • Recruiting bonus
  • CPA exam reimbursement and bonus
  • 401(K) plan with employer match
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) policy
  • Office closed on Fridays from June 1 until Labor Day – extra PTO days
  • "Dress for your day” policy
  • Success Partner Program
  • Medical plans
  • Dental plan
  • Vision plan
  • Flexible spending accounts (healthcare/dependent care) for pre-tax savings
  • Firm-provided life and disability insurance

An accounting job at Strohm Ballweg is like no other. We invest heavily in our people, their careers, their families and their values.