Our Client is a top 25 CPA firm with offices in the Northeast. Candidates can be based out of offices in Manhattan, Westchester, several offices in Northern NJ, or Princeton. No relocation provided, only consider local candidates. Client prefers candidates out of mid-size public accounting firms. Salary ranges from $70k to $90K for TAX SENIORS and from $90 to $110K for TAX MANAGERS. Years of experience must be 3 to 6 years for TAX SENIORS and 6 to 10 years for TAX MANAGERS.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsible for reviewing completed individual, partnership, corporate, S-corporation and trust tax returns; assigning work to tax accountants, monitoring their progress and workload; preparing complex returns.
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: -Reviewing all tax returns for accuracy, working with tax accountant to correct errors. -Meeting with or call clients with questions concerning their information. -Possessing knowledge of tax regulations in order to answer clients questions. -Preparing complex tax returns. -Preparing amended returns of any variety and complexity. -Preparing personal tax projections through utilization of computer software. -Performing tax research projections requiring expertise. -Preparing annual tax accruals as may be required in preparing corporate tax returns. -Working with confidential client matters.
JOB REQUIREMENTS: -The ideal candidate MUST have 3-6 years for Tax Seniors and 6-10 years for Tax Managers of experience in TAX in PUBLIC ACCOUNTING. -A Bachelors degree in accounting or related field is REQUIRED.
-CPA PREFERRED for Tax Senior role and REQUIRED for Tax Manager role
-Candidates should be prepared to meet challenging client requirements, provide value added services and should posses strong communication (both oral and written), interpersonal and analytical skills. -Current PUBLIC ACCOUNTING experience is a MUST.