• Tax Operations Team Leader

    Job Locations US-MO-Springfield
    Posted Date 1 month ago(8/23/2019 1:31 PM)
    Job ID
    Firm Administration
  • Responsibilities

    BKD is currently looking for a Tax Operations Team Leader for our Springfield, MO practice. The candidate must be highly organized, display a quick ability to learn, pay attention to detail and enjoy a variety of work assignments in a fast-paced, team culture.



    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Administer all internal aspects of our tax practice including; client intake, document management and retention; monitor & maintain workflow processes & procedures; onboard new clients
    • Responsible for oversight and functions of our practice management software, including new client set-up and client file maintenance.
    • Maintain all due date lists and ensure client work is appropriately completed to meet compliance deadlines.
    • Responsible for maintaining assigned work schedules for firm associates.
    • Process client income tax returns including copying, binding, and scanning completed returns.
    • Support professional staff, maintain calendars & schedule appointments, follow up on client requests, provide copies of documents and assist in missing information requests to clients.


    • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
    • 3 or more years of related experience
    • Prior experience with supervising a team preferred
    • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
    • Must demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain professional working relationships with clients and staff
    • Ability to hold in confidence information that will include personnel and financial matters
    • Demonstrate ability to work independently in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
    • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, web-based applications and ability to adapt to multiple technology platforms
    • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel to include formula creation, pivot tables, conditional formatting, reporting and running macros


    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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