• Telecommunication Tax Managing Consultant

    Job Locations US-IN-Indianapolis | US-MO-Kansas City
    Posted Date 1 month ago(8/12/2019 5:01 PM)
    Job ID
    Specialty Tax Services
  • Responsibilities

    At BKD, we view state taxes as an opportunity to save. We look for opportunities for savings in the area of state and local taxes (SALT). Our SALT team has extensive training in tax accounting, tax law, compliance, and audits in many states. Our SALT solutions apply to sales and use taxes, income and franchise taxes, property taxes, credits and incentives and many more through our understanding of multi-state taxes.

    BKD’s SALT team is developing telecommunication solutions to provide guidance to our growing clientele in this area. We are seeking experienced individuals in the area of multi-state telecommunication taxes to be part of a growing team and practice.


    This position requires the following:

    • Sufficient understanding of telecommunication taxes to assist clients with billing and compliance issues, taxability determinations, and refund opportunities
    • Ability to analyze and review regulatory filings
    • Supervise client engagements
    • Plan and research tax issues
    • Prepare technical memorandums
    • Provide audit assistance
    • Assist with development and supervision of staff accountants


    Required Skills:

    • Strong organizational and time management skills
    • Expert PC skills as well as proficiency with the rest of the MS Office suite, particularly in Excel, with strong data mining and manipulation skills
    • High-level analytical and reasoning skills
    • Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
    • Ability to meet stringent deadlines of our clients
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

    Required Experience:

    • 3 to 5 years of professional experience specifically in the area of telecommunication taxes and regulatory filings
    • Proven record of providing unmatched service to both internal and external clients


    Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com. BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.


    BKD does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. BKD will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed BKD vendor agreement. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of BKD without having a BKD vendor agreement in place will be considered property of BKD. BKD will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


    BKD is a place where people build careers, gain new skills and enjoy big firm resources with a small firm approach to teamwork and camaraderie. We focus on providing unmatched client service to everyone we encounter—both in the marketplace and in our offices.  We also offer the support, resources and opportunities you need to further develop your career. We listen to learn, combine innovation with practicality and give back to the communities where we live and work.

    See what we offer new hires in terms of competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.


    Take your career to the next level at BKD.


    About BKD

    BKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,650 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at bkd.com.



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