• National Tax Assistant Director

    Job Locations US-MO-Springfield
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/2/2020 5:08 PM)
    Job ID
  • Responsibilities

    • Broad exposure to federal income taxation with experience researching client inquiries and emerging issues
    • Sound understanding of tax positions and the importance of supporting positions taken as well as the confidence to challenge or recommend an alternative position
    • Demonstrated strong research and writing skills, and well-developed presentation skills
    • Professional demeanor toward clients, team members and work assignments with a collaborative work style
    • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
    • Demonstrated ability to prioritize while managing tight deadlines, projects and client service
    • CPA license
    • Minimum 6 years’ experience in roles of progressively increasing responsibility in public accounting
    • Strong desire to broaden technical and leadership skills
    • Travel (less than 20%)


    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, LLP, is seeking career-minded candidates to fill a national office position as a National Tax Assistant Director. This is a highly visible role encompassing all aspects of taxation and tax policy. 


    The National Tax Assistant Director position is a rotation through BKD’s National Office (Springfield, MO). Candidates in this position should expect to spend at least three years with the National Office before rotating to one of 30+ BKD practice offices. This position reports directly to the Director of Tax Quality Control and works closely with the National Tax Director.


    ** Consideration will be given to individuals not local to Springfield, who reside in a BKD footprint city (BKD locations) and are open to regular travel to our National Office.


    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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