Knoxville, TN – While national numbers seem to be improving, the unemployment rate is still more than nine percent across the country. H&R Block, the country’s largest tax preparation company, is doing its part to lower the number even more by holding a career fair Monday, September 12.
H&R Block’s over 15 local offices will be hiring for more than 70 seasonal positions, including office managers, customer service representatives and tax professionals for next tax season. Applicants should bring a resumé, as interviews will be conducted on-site. Bilingual candidates are also encouraged to attend. Plus, prior tax experience is not required.
Career fair dates and the location:
Monday, September 12th from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. EST
Asherville Highway Office, 4226 Asherville Highway
“We’re looking for people who can deliver outstanding client service and lead and develop people,” said Deborah Belford, H&R Block District Manager. “For our tax professionals, we want someone who can communicate effectively and work independently, but also as part of a team.”
Office positions offer flexible schedules, ability to earn extra income, bonus potential and opportunity for advancement. Applicants should enjoy working with others and be eager to help people.
“Whether serving in a client services role or the role of a tax preparer, our seasonal associates are the face of H&R Block,” said Belford.
For more information, applicants may call 865-584-1040.