BKD, LLP

  • Tax Director

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/20/2019 2:19 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-5987
    Category
    Tax
  • Responsibilities

    Our New York City location is currently seeking a Tax Director.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to impact NY’s business through ongoing development of the commercial book for the tax practice!

     

    Responsibilities include:

    • Provide tax compliance and tax advisory services to individuals, partnerships, S corporations and corporations in a variety of industries
    • Help develop, build and manage client relationships
    • Assist in managing, developing and coaching professional tax staff
    • Review returns prepared by tax associates and seniors
    • Effectively delegate responsibilities to others, monitoring efforts of engagement teams
    • Exhibit effective communication and listening skills
    • Successfully research complex tax issues, apply findings to projects and clearly communicate those findings in writing
    • Have frequent contact with client personnel at top levels and able to consistently sell additional services to them
    • Have a disciplined approach that is reasonably successful in attracting new clients and developing referral sources
    • Considered a team player

    Qualifications

     Required Skills

    • Excellent client relationship skills and time management skills

    • Solid technical tax and accounting knowledge
    • High-level analytical and reasoning skills
    • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and against client deadlines
    • Proficient in MS Office suite- Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Effective verbal and written communication skills
    • Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture  

    Required Experience 

    • Bachelor's or graduate degree in accounting, finance or related field
    • Minimum of 9 years of tax experience in public accounting required
    • CPA certification is required
    • Experience managing multiple client engagements

     

    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.

    Overview

    At BKD, our mission is to provide rewarding career opportunities and invest in the success of our people. Through award-winning learning and development, coaching and career advocacy programs, you will have the tools to make every play count and reach your professional goals. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to influence innovation and build long-lasting relationships. As a BKDer, you will be able to learn, lead, serve and be recognized for your contributions.


    As a part of our People First culture, we invest in the well-being of our Trusted Advisors so they can provide Unmatched Client Service®. Click here to learn how we invest in our people: bkd.com/careers/our-investment-in-our-people.

     

    Make your next play at BKD.

     

    About BKD
    BKD, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,900 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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