Job Title Full Charge Bookkeeper
Location Watsonville, CA
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id EB-1216117558
Job Description

Wastsonville, CA

Full Time Regular

We are hiring a Full Charge Bookkeeper with 2-5 years of experience.  Experience in a CPA firm,  family office or legal entities with a tax background is preferred, but not required.

As a Bookkeeper with Hutchinson and Bloodgood you will be given the opportunity to dvelop your leadership skills while increasing your knowledge of accounting. You will also learn to establish and maintain business relationships while participating in a comprehensive mentoring program.  The firm takes an active role in developing the potential of each of its team members.

As a bookkeeper you will:

  • Assist with projects as required by Managers and Partners in a busy CPA office, including Quickbooks consulting and tax preparation.

  • Provide clients with accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger functions via QuickBooks.
  • Prepare compilations and write ups.
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations for balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepare payroll and sales tax, while being a consultant to the client.
  • Perform a variety of tax projects, including preparation of business and individual tax returns, tax planning, and research.
  • Build client relationships.
  • Handle special projects as needed.
  • 2-5 years of experience within a CPA firm environment
  • Must know QuickBooks and MS Excel.
  • Tax program knowledge such as Lacerte are preferred
  • high school diploma or equivalent

About the ideal candidate:  Ability to work well with the team and our clients is a must.  Self-starter, who works well under pressure with minimal supervision, is able to handle multiple client engagements, multi-task and meet deadlines.  A solid understanding of basic accounting theory, tax, and accounting practices is necessary.

About Hutchinson and Bloodgood: Known for its professional integrity and excellence, Hutchinson and Bloodgood LLP is a well-established 93 year old firm with multiple locations throughout California.  Our Watsonville team members are an enthusiastic and diverse group of professionals actively involved in civic and professional organizations throughout the area.

We have a comprehensive compensation and benefit package.
  • Start with 20 days PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Excellent health benefits
  • Comprehensive in house training program
  • Personalized training plans

Our core values are: Integrity, Respect, and Accountability.  We are committed to guiding and developing our team members to become successful leaders within our firm.  At HB we are viewed as trusted advisors to businesses and their owners.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume to:   To learn more about Hutchinson and Bloodgood LLP, please visit our website at :