As a key member of our Tax Team, the Manager will utilize his/her technical skills and educational background and apply expertise on a variety of engagements with clients of the Firm. This critical role in our growing Tax practice includes managing client relationships, performing technical tax work and managing staff. Our department is dedicated to assisting individuals, partnerships, and corporations with tax compliance and planning. He/she will be responsible for the following:
Serve as client’s trusted advisor, demonstrate knowledge of industry trends, identify client issues and conflicts; proactively communicate solution options to client and team
Manage staff on engagement deliverables (such as tax returns, work papers, etc.); complete technical and strategic reviews as a member of the final engagement review team to ensure quality control standards are met; ensure on time delivery and on budget
Demonstrate proficient technical skills for handling all client responsibilities, including knowledge of trends, industries, alternatives, etc.
Understand the client’s organization, procedures and internal policies
Review complex tax returns including partnerships, high net worth individuals, trusts & estates, and foundations
Own client relationships and work
Provide clients’ with recommendations and guidance on how to achieve their goals and assist in identifying opportunities for growth with clients
Research tax issues and providing guidance to clients
Work closely with staff, and assist senior management in mentoring, coaching, training, supervising, and evaluating staff
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
Master’s degree in Taxation or related field preferred
7+ years of technical tax experience in public accounting, or related field, 2 in managerial role
CPA or equivalent certification is a must
Ability to manage all aspects of client engagements
Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally
Demonstrated leadership and supervisory ability, strong operational and project management skills
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