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Senior Tax Accountant

posted Aug 18, 2021, 4:32 AM by Cheryl Lansing



Why KRT, CPAs?

  • We're growing and need a motivated self-starter to be a key member of our team!
  • We're excited to hear a fresh perspective and new ideas!
  • We value our employees – we strongly support a work/life balance with flexible schedules and half day Fridays during the summer!
  • We’re a vibrant firm located in beautiful Savannah, Georgia, a coastal city famous for its history, culture, arts and tourism!


Since 1925, KRT, CPAs P.C., the oldest CPA firm in Savannah, Georgia, has been offering a broad range of customized accounting, audit and tax services to clients in a variety of industries including auto dealerships, physician practices, professional service firms, construction contractors and developers. 


Due to continued growth, we're currently seeking a self-motivated, well-organized team player with 3+ years of recent public accounting tax experience to lead tax and accounting engagements from beginning to end.  Working directly with clients while providing business consulting, you will prepare and review federal and state tax returns for individuals and businesses including partnership and trust & estate returns, conduct complex tax research and planning while ensuring compliance, complete general accounting tasks on behalf of clients and develop and cultivate professional client relationships.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • 3+ years of recent public accounting tax experience
  • CPA license or on track to obtain CPA license
  • Attention to detail with strong communication, organizational, analytical, client service and PC skills including accounting software proficiency
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to identify complex accounting issues, juggle multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment


We provide an excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance and 401(k) and profit sharing plans.  In addition, we offer significant opportunity for advancement and professional growth, an ideal work/life balance, opportunity to work directly with the firm’s leadership on challenging assignments, involvement with charities in our community, paid professional fees and a fun, professional, family-friendly, casual, supportive and collaborative office environment.


If you are seeking an excellent opportunity to grow your career with a long-established, highly regarded and well-respected firm and are eager to learn more about becoming a key member of our team, please submit your resume to Frank Slotin (fslotin@krtcpa.com).


KRT, CPAs P.C. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


CFO/ Vice President

posted Aug 15, 2021, 7:53 PM by Cheryl Lansing

Peeples Industries, Inc.(PII) is a 56-year-old privately owned Savannah, GA based business with average annual revenue of $25MM.  PII is a vertically integrated asset based maritime logistics company recognized as a leader for both outstanding customer service and innovation in bulk materials handling.  Our range of experience includes bulk, break-bulk, and container stevedoring, terminal operations, warehousing, vessel chartering, inland logistics (truck & rail), materials handling engineering, industrial marine construction, and dredging.  PII’s origins date back to 1964 when Frank K. Peeples, Sr.  founded Southeastern Maritime Co.(SEMCO), a regional vessel agency and stevedoring services provider based in Savannah, Georgia with operation from Canaveral, FL to New York, NY.  In 1977 SEMCO was merged into PII forming a financial holding company with several operating subsidiaries providing a wide range of marine terminal and logistic support services for its growing customer base in the US South Atlantic market.  Frank Peeples, Jr. is second generation owner of Peeples Industries, Inc (“PII”) and has been in increasing levels of senior management for over 25 years.  In its over 50-year history in the transportation business, PII remains firmly focused on its core bulk marine terminal operations capable of handling all of a customer’s transportation logistics needs from the marine terminal gateway to inland facilities and destinations around the world.  Today, Peeples Industries, Inc. affiliate companies operate terminals in Charleston, SC and its home port in Savannah, GA.  PII affiliate companies are also contracted by Imperial Sugar and Georgia Pacific Gypsum to handle Savannah, GA stevedoring operations.

Controller Opportunity at John S. James Co.

posted Jul 19, 2021, 1:07 PM by Cheryl Lansing

Job Title: Controller                                                                               
Location: Savannah, GA
Department:  Accounting                                                                          
Job Type: Full Time
Reports To: Chief Financial Officer                                                          
Salary: Based on Qualifications

The Company John S. James Co. was founded in 1941 in the city of Savannah, Georgia. Our mission of 
offering personalized service to the international transportation community quickly established our 
firm as a leader in the international freight forwarding and customs brokerage industries. Our 
founder’s initial vision, to provide unparalleled service to our customers, still resonates in our 
culture today. Our reputation for excellence is a direct result of our commitment to service and 

We are pleased to offer an attractive benefits package for all of our valued team members, which 
includes  comprehensive  insurance  (including  health,  dental,  vision,  and  life),  401(k),  
flex  time (according to business needs), and a progressive paid time-off plan.

The Role 

The  successful  candidate  will  be  responsible  for  overseeing  company  accounting  
operations; financial statement preparation, including income statements, balance sheets and 
monthly P&L’s; processing payroll; ensuring the company is compliant with legal and ethical 
business practices.


posted Jul 21, 2020, 11:54 AM by Cheryl Lansing   [ updated Nov 24, 2020, 5:26 PM ]

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