Entry Level Public Accountant- IL, MD, MI, NY, OH, PA, WI

    • Job Tracking ID: 512536-646784
    • Job Location: Cleveland/Akron/Youngstown, OH, OH
      Chicago, IL,
      Baltimore, MD,
      Detroit, MI,
      New York, NY,
      Pittsburgh, PA,
      Milwaukee, WI
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: December 13, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Cohen & Company offers a full range of accounting, tax and consulting services to clients based throughout the United States. The firm serves dynamic, privately held companies and their owners; and the investment industry, including public and private funds. Recognized as one of the top accounting firms in the country, Cohen & Company is rooted in technical excellence and is driven every day to listen, engage and deliver sustainable value. The firm was founded in 1977 and has more than 600 associates throughout Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. What makes us different is our culture built on energy, discipline, results and — most importantly — personal commitment to our clients. Learn more at cohencpa.com. Member PCAOB.

We are honored repeatedly for our great workplace environment and growth, including winning more than 40 awards in the past five years.


We offer entry-level opportunities through two divisions:


Our Private Client Services Division offers comprehensive audit, tax and consulting services. Our clients include private companies and their owners, private equity firms and their portfolio companies, not-for-profit organizations, and high-net-worth individuals and families. Our deep experience in numerous specialties and industries — such as state and local tax, transaction services, real estate and manufacturing — enables our clients to see and seize opportunity.


Our Investment Industry Services Division is focused on comprehensive audit, attest, tax and consulting services exclusively for the investment industry. Our clients include mutual funds, exchange traded funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, commodity trading advisors, investment advisers and fund service providers. We have a customized, focused audit approach and deep tax expertise.


Private Client Services Opportunities

  • Full-Time Entry Level Staff: January 2020, October 2020, and January 2021
  • Focus in tax or audit for privately held companies
  • Possible Locations: Akron, Cleveland, Detroit, Pittsburgh, and Youngstown


Investment Industry Services Opportunities

  • Full-Time Entry Level Staff: January 2020, October 2020, and January 2021
  • Focus in audit, attest, or tax work for investment industry companies
  • Possible Locations: Baltimore, Chicago, Cleveland, Milwaukee, New York, and Youngstown

Experience and Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration
  • Major: Accounting
  • Preferred Minor/2nd Major for Investment Industry Services Opportunities: Finance
  • GPA: Minimum 3.2
  • Coursework: Successfully completing final accounting coursework and maintaining a minimum of a "B" average in all accounting classes
  • Pursuing required credit hours to sit for the CPA Exam

Learn more about us!

We are an equal opportunity employer.