Apicella, Testa & Company, P.C. is growing!

We are always interested in talking to potential new professional staff members — from staff accountants to CPA managers.

In general, all candidates should have good interpersonal skills to be able to interact with clients and staff as well as excellent computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks®, and CCH ProSystems Tax.

Our firm offers an “employee-friendly” work environment, continuing education and training, state-of-the-art technology, and hands-on work experience with a diverse client base. We provide vacation, holiday, health benefits, life insurance, flex spending, and a 401(k) plan.

Those interested should send a resume with cover letter and salary history for confidential consideration. Our current firm openings appear below.

Staff Accountant

We are a mid-sized public accounting firm in search of an experienced Accountant to join our growing business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting clients with their QuickBooks
  • Preparing business and individual income tax returns
  • Preparing financial statements (compilation, review, audit)
  • Tax planning and research
  • Consulting with clients to answer their tax or financial questions
  • Managing select client Engagements

Your Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based upon experience
  • Paid time in excess of regular hours or elect to use the hours as additional PTO
  • 100% Employer paid health insurance
  • 401(k) plan with employer contributions
  • PTO – Paid time off for vacation, personal, and holidays
  • Flexible schedules
  • Fully paid CSCPA dues and continuing education courses
  • Flexible spending account
  • Group term life insurance


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 2-5 years of experience in the Accounting industry
  • Excellent written, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • CPA license or working towards (Preferred)

Some of the benefits of working with a smaller firm such as ours:

  • Direct supervision and training – Mentoring and in-house guidance happen organically, as you will have the benefit of working directly with managers and partners. This allows you to gain real world experience through a more intimate sort of connection.
  • Variety of tasks – at our firm, you will have the opportunity to work on multiple aspects and areas of a business, such as both tax and audit, with clients that span a variety of different industries that include but are not limited to medical, hospitality, retail, and not-for-profit.
  • Minimal travel – our office is in Shelton and the majority of our clients are in the surrounding areas, so overnight travel is not required. In the instance where travel to a client is required, reimbursement is offered based on IRS standard mileage rates.
  • Prospects for advancement – there is opportunity for growth! We advance and promote from within, the right candidate will be able to grow and thrive with our firm.
    Please fax or email to:
    Human Resources
    Apicella, Testa & Company, P.C.
    680 Bridgeport Avenue
    Shelton, CT 06484

    Fax: (203) 925-1422

Please mail, fax, or e-mail resumes to:

Human Resources
Apicella, Testa & Company, P.C.
680 Bridgeport Avenue
Shelton, CT 06484
Fax: (203) 925-1422

How Can We Help You?

Want to learn more? Contact us at 203-925-9494 or to initiate discussions. We offer a free, preliminary, no-obligation appointment.