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Tax Manager

  • Overland Park, KS
  • Direct Hire
  • Job ID: 17-01219-5

Tax Manager – Kansas City, KS
VALiNTRY's CPA Division works exclusively in Public Accounting as a premier, nationwide provider of staffing services for Big 4, Large, Mid-size and Small firms. As a result, recent public accounting experience is required.
About this opportunity:
Tax managers are associates with an average of 7-12 years of experience in tax work, with an
educational/experiential background in accounting, financial statement preparation, tax
preparation and tax law. In addition to actively pursuing business opportunities for the firm, the
tax manager plans, supervises, and completes complex individual, corporate, and partnership tax
engagements in addition to researching tax issues and corresponding with the IRS. This position
supervises, reviews, trains, evaluates, and develops staff.
The tax manager may perform departmental administrative functions which could include scheduling, billing, and departmental communication.
The tax manager reports to tax partners.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Business Development:

  • Assist members with business development projects to help grow the firm.
  • Invest time in business development activities in order to develop external relationships
  • Participate in proposal process
  • Recognize cross-selling opportunities and follow up on leads

Leadership Skills:

  • Publicly support firm policies, procedures, and peers.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
  • Professional demeanor and appearance.
  • Serve as a mentor for other staff.

Staff Development:

  • Supervise and direct interns, staff, seniors, and supervisors, and provide feedback Review the work of all levels below you on engagements and communicate findings.
  • Demonstrate the ability to serve as a role model and coach for all levels below you.
  • Communicate firm policies and technical information

Practice Management:

  • Assist the members with department administration, quality control and staff training
  • Serve on internal firm teams and/or assist with internal projects as requested.
  • Responsible for billing and collection on engagements on which you are assigned.

Technical Skills:

  • Become a resource to others and an expert in assigned areas.
  • Possesses deep technical expertise and knowledge in specific industries
  • Regularly update knowledge base of all professional pronouncements and regulations.

Client Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain strong business relationships with clients
  • Become key contact for client questions.
  • Manage client expectations concerning new tax laws and projects.
  • Responsible for the planning and completion of all engagement administration.
  • Identify issues and recommend creative solutions to complex client issues.

Educational Requirements:
A minimum of a bachelor's degree in accounting or related field is required. Successful
candidates will possess the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) license, as well as demonstrated
knowledge of basic accounting principles and proficiency in related computer software.

For immediate consideration please send your Resume/CV to [email protected]
Carla Wright
1201 S. Orlando Avenue, Suite 440
Winter Park, FL 32789
T: 941.417.5505 | M: 941.504.3752
E: [email protected]

As a reminder, we can only represent candidates with recent public accounting experience. Thank you for understanding. 

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