• Tax Senior Associate II / Manager | Insurance

    Job Locations US-MO-Kansas City | US-IA-Des Moines
    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/26/2019 12:13 PM)
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    Our Kansas City office is actively seeking a dedicated client service Tax Senior Assocaite II or Manager with 3 to 5 years of progressive experience to manage tax advisory services, tax compliance and tax provision to a diversified client base focused on privately held businesses. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a public accounting background in tax compliance, research and planning to contribute to our Kansas City practice and to develop broad and deep tax consulting skills for business owners. This is an excellent role to deepen your already intricate tax expertise and gain exposure to business development activities.



    • Manage tax advisory services, tax compliance, and tax provision to various corporate entities
    • Help develop, build and manage client relationships
    • Represent BKD in the professional and business community
    • Participate in the proposal process for prospective clients
    • Contribute to BKD sponsored technical guidance for internal and external publication and to internal learning and development.
    • Assist in managing, developing and coaching professional tax staff


    • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field and CPA certificate required; Master’s degree in Taxation or Law degree a plus
    • Minimum of 3 years (Senior Associate II) or 5 years (Manager) of relevant progressive experience in public accounting tax including technical tax consulting and research
    • Experience with SSAP 101 Accounting
    • Experience with insurance taxation; life and non-life
    • Experience managing multiple client engagements
    • Strong sense of ownership for delivering unmatched client service and excellent supervisory, team-building and time management skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


    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.


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    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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