Front Office Administrative Assistant

Posted 2 months ago

Are you a Front Office Administrative Assistant seeking a new opportunity and an improved quality of life? Would you like to do meaningful work for a fast-growing firm in Virginia? Based in beautiful historic Abingdon, Virginia, HBC CPAs is experiencing tremendous growth.

Trusted by area businesses for over three decades, our six hands-on partners and team of experienced staff provide personal support with accounting, tax preparation, audit, consulting, and monthly business services.

Our clients extend beyond Virginia, into Tennessee, North Carolina, and the surrounding Southeast because of our reputation for excellence in the areas of assurance, tax, bookkeeping and business, government, and nonprofit consulting.

Top reasons to work with us in historic, scenic, artistic, beautiful Abingdon:

  • Fast growing firm
  • Six supportive partners
  • Location, location, location! Abingdon provides a small town feels with access to hiking, arts, regional airport, and large cities such as Knoxville and Asheville as well as excellent schools, moderate cost of living, and access to several colleges and universities.
    • Asheville, NC –  2 hours
    • Charleston, WV –  3 hours
    • Knoxville, TN – 2 hours
    • Nashville, TN – 4.5 hours
    • Richmond, VA-  4.5 hours
    • Roanoke, VA –  2  hours
    • Winston-Salem, NC – 2.5 hours
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • 15 days PTO annually
  • 10 paid Holidays annually
  • Employer paid medical, life insurance and disabilities policies
  • Available dental, vision, and additional supplemental policies
  • Flex Schedule including 36-hour weeks and ½ Day Fridays during less-busy seasons
  • Retirement plan with employer match
  • Firm provided lunches on Friday’s during January – April 15
  • Firm paid continuing education and memberships


  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in administrative assistant role in an office setting
  • Proficiency with personal computers including Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel software programs is a plus.
  • High School Graduate, or equivalent required.  Associate degree in relevant field preferred, but not required.
  • Must possess valid driver’s license


Provide full range of administrative tasks for multiple clients, staff, and partners simultaneously including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Welcoming customers as they enter the firm lobby
  • Answering telephone calls, routing calls, and taking messages
  • Scheduling client appointments and managing partner calendars
  • Setting up new clients
  • Collecting daily mail, sorting mail, and delivering to appropriate staff and/or partners
  • Assisting clients with questions and requests, delivering financial information, and collecting payments
  • Assisting with taking bank deposits to the bank
  • Maintaining an organized and professional front office/reception area
  • Assisting with other clerical tasks as need arises

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. HBC CPAs is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Cynthia at

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