Join Team Slim

There’s no one kind of employee, so we’re always looking for people who can bring new life experiences and perspectives to our team. If you’re seeking colleagues who are big thinkers eager to take on fresh challenges as a team, if you’re looking for a place that values your curiosity, passion, and desire to learn, then you’re a future member of Team Slim.

Open Positions as of January 2018


Lead Accounting & Tax Consultant - Part-Time 
317 Washington St., Oakland, CA

Three Questions:

  • Are you passionate about Accounting?
  • Have a knack for Tax returns and research?
  • Like working in a collaborative/team environment?

If you answered "heck yeah!" to the above questions - we want to talk with you!

The Must Haves:

  • 4-year degree with emphasis in Accounting, or similar program.
  • Advanced degree or CPA preferred.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in mix of Accounting and Tax
  • Understanding of compliance regulations for small businesses.
  • Experience with preparing Forms 1120, 1120S, 1065, 1040.
  • Must know QuickBooks Online, Xero, and how to set-up system integrations.
  • Be able to dive into client's accounting system, point out issues and make suggested improvements.
  • System and MS Office savvy
  • Extremely strong communication skills.
  • Thrives in a team environment.

In this role there are two activities:

  • Accounting - you will be leading client engagements, so you have to be comfortable going through a client's records, spotting issues that the client may not be aware of, and then working with our internal team to allocate the workload or if needed "pull up the sleeves" and do the needed work yourself.
  • Tax - preparing C Corp, S Corp, and Partnership and Individual returns. Be the main point of contact with tax related issues for the team, and also advise current and potential clients on tax impact of various decisions.

This is a Part-Time role for 20 hours per week, initially we would like this person to be in our Oakland office 1-2 days a week and work from the home the remainder of the time. However, depending on demand the schedule can increase. Compensation is DOE.

Please apply by sending your resume and cover letter. Applications without cover letters will not be considered. This is a great opportunity for the right person to have a flexible schedule and expand their professional experience while working with a smart, collaborative team.

Part-Time Bookkeeper/Accountant 
317 Washington St., Oakland, CA

Three Questions:

  • Do numbers excite you?
  • Can you efficiently solve problems while concisely communicating the results?
  • Interested in working with a great team of like minded people in a collaborative setting?

If you answered "heck yeah!" to the above questions - we want to talk with you!

The Role: Part-Time Accountant

Schedule: Must be available 20-25 hours during the day on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays.

The Must Haves:

  • Must be able to demonstrate Accounting knowledge obtained through college-level coursework. Bonus points given to 4-year degree with emphasis in Accounting.
  • Experience working in accounting and finance systems such as Xero or QuickBooks.
  • A can-do attitude and a passion for providing great customer service.
  • Ability to handle multiple clients at the same time, without sacrificing quality.
  • Can quickly adapt to new environments and new systems.
  • Show up on time everyday ready to work with a smile on your face.

Compensation: $17/hour to $23/hour (depending on experience).