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  • 07 May 2018 8:33 PM | Anonymous member


    BPW voted one of the Best Places to Work, two years in a row!

    Founded in 1948, Bartlett, Pringle & Wolf, LLP is the leading accounting and consulting firm on the Central Coast, offering a unique blend of both individual and business accounting solutions. From tax to audit and estate planning to bookkeeping and client accounting services, BPW provides a full suite of services and a depth of resources to meet the needs and expectations of our clients.

    We pride ourselves on the quality of service we provide, the expertise we lend, and the partnership we build with our clients in helping them to achieve their life goals.

    Visit our website to learn more about BPW at

    Full-Charge Bookkeeper

    We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic bookkeeper with extensive QuickBooks and accounting knowledge to join our growing Client Accounting Services team. This person will be responsible for performing financial reporting for various entities and staying current on technological solutions, as well as providing excellent customer service.

    Job Functions:

    • Preparation of financial statements and cash flow statements
    • Generate payroll, payroll tax returns and sales tax returns for various clients
    • Maintains an accounting cycle independently
    • Prepare appropriate schedules and reports as requested by clients and partners
    • Maintain an orderly record of documents/reports in an online accounting filing system
    • Generate 1099s and W-2s


    This is a full-time position. It is desired that the candidate have an Associate’s degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience (minimum of five years experience), as well as a knowledge of bookkeeping and GAAP. QuickBooks or similar accounting software experience is preferred. Candidate must enjoy working in a team environment and have the ability to interact with a variety of clients in a professional and courteous manner. Excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail is a must.

    In addition to our downtown Santa Barbara location and our beautiful work environment, we offer competitive pay and benefits, including health insurance benefits, a 401(k) Plan, a Flexible Benefit Plan, profit-sharing and bonus opportunities. We also place a high value on quality of life and are proud to offer flexibility with work schedules.

    If you believe that you are an ideal candidate and have an interest in joining our team, please email your cover letter, resume and salary history to

     We are an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage diversity in our workforce.



  • 16 Feb 2018 11:08 AM | Anonymous

    Company Description

    NALS Apartment Homes is a fully integrated real estate investment firm engaged in the acquisition, ownership, and management of multifamily apartment communities. Headquartered in Santa Barbara CA, NALS owns and manages over 15,000 apartment homes throughout the United States, in markets such as Atlanta, Dallas, Phoenix, Tucson, Portland, and Seattle. Visit our website

    Our success remains grounded in disciplined investing principles and a company culture of collaboration and excellence. Friendly, professional team members across the nation work hard to provide our over 35,000 residents a quality place to call home. By providing more amenities, more service, and more value, we strive to make apartment living both enjoyable and easy.

    Job Description


    Payroll for 500 employees across 10 states.

    • Oversee the integrity of all payroll data input into payroll systems. 
    • Review timecards in timekeeping system for accuracy, process changes to employee information, download timecard data into Paylocity, audit batch information and ensure timely execution of data for processing. 
    • Troubleshot problems with Paylocity
    • Ensure accuracy of all system generated direct deposits and checks, including final termination pay, accrued vacation, etc. 
    • Manage quarterly and year end process
    • Up to date on Federal and State wage and hour laws.


    • Help with the development and roll out of programs and initiatives that make NALS a fun and amazing place to work. 
    • Be a part of the new hire orientation, helping build a strong foundation for new employees and increase employee engagement.
    • Administer and monitor the performance evaluation program
    • Assist head of HR with various projects



    • Fluency in English and Spanish required
    • Minimum of 2 years of Payroll and HR experience
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information appropriately
    • Strong initiative and attention to detail
    • Positive customer service and strong people skills
    • Excellent time management
    • BA/BS degree strongly preferred

    Additional information


    • Competitive compensation, health benefits and 401K packages are offered.

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