Tax Intern for modern CPA firm

Who are we:

At RDJ CPA we are a full service, Houston based advisory firm that provides innovative, forward thinking companies with specialized accounting, tax compliance and advisory services. Our client base includes entrepreneurs, startups, and closely held businesses across several industries, as well as high net worth individuals.

Our mission is simple. We’re here to help our clients sleep well at night by being the solution to their problems. We do this by providing our clients with the most efficient and highest level of service, but not necessarily in the same cookie cutter way as traditional firms.

Why choose us:

So why choose RDJ CPA?

We are not your traditional firm. As a matter of fact, we’re here to shake up the public accounting space by not only providing exceptional service and building strategic relationships with our clients, but also by providing our team with exceptional support.

That means self-care, first! Self-care is directly linked to how we perform in our professional workspace. We believe it’s important for our team to tend to their own mental well-being and in return, they’re able to show up and provide the extraordinary service our clients deserve.

That means a work life balance! Yep, I’m sure you’ve heard it time after time, from firm to firm. It stops here. We strive to create that true work life balance that many 21st century professionals have been longing for.

That means providing a modern, diverse and inclusive workplace culture! At RDJ CPA we want visionary leaders that can show up and bring their unique geniuses to the table, while knowing that we as a firm value each individuals authentic, true self.

That’s where you come in! We’re looking for a Tax Intern to help support our Tax Department.

Tax Intern Job Description

Our Tax Intern will work closely with our Senior Tax person as well as the firm’s owner. If you’re ready to be part of a fun, educational, meaningful working environment that could very well lead to a full-time position, here is what we will need out of you:

  • Assist with tax preparation of basic federal and state tax returns
  • Provide the team with admin support, which includes, but not limited to scanning, portal and cloud management, and answering general emails
  • Assist with bookkeeping using Quickbooks online
  • Assist with online course management
  • Assist with social media and blog posts
  • Assist the team with improving processes and efficiency

Job Requirements

  • Actively pursing a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Prefer prior experience in public accounting
  • Must be proficient in all Microsoft applications; plus if strong excel skills
  • Experience with CCH Axcess suites a plus

Qualities We’re Looking For

  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized and able to work under pressure with tight deadlines
  • Creative and strategic thinker
  • Communicate proactively with questions and updates
  • Proactive, willing to learn new things and energized to grow in your role
  • Self-motivated, fun, personable and ready to apply your geniuses in a real-world, professional environment


  • Not to worry, this is a paid internship - $15-$20/hour
  • Part-time; Contract based
  • We offer a flexible, remote work space

Most important piece of this job invite: We are an equal opportunity employer, and you would be joining a small team of diverse folks. We believe that diversity is imperative in an industry where it’s truly lacking. If you share some of the same core values, I can’t wait to chat!

Interested in learning more about the firm? Mosey on over to

No Recruiters please!

Job Types: Part-time, Internship

Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No
Salary Range
$30,000.00 - 51,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Houston, TX 77024, US
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