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FS Tax Manager in Hartford, CT at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

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Job Description


Company offers:

  • Endless opportunities to contribute to the 11th largest professional services firm in the US
  • A unique culture that values collaboration in everything we do
  • A team of professionals driven by a sense of excellence, integrity, commitment to lifelong learning, respect for one another, adaptability, and making a difference
  • A network of 2,700 professionals committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and giving back to the communities in which we live and work
  • Varied career paths supported by strong professional development programs and resources
  • A flexible work environment with competitive benefits



Required Skills:

  • Research tax issues and filing requirements that affect tax compliance.
  • Review tax returns (1065, 1120, 1040) and ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Research complex tax issues using internal revenue code, treasury regulations and other relevant authorities/guidance.
  • Draft tax technical memorandums.
  • Serve as the Engagement Manager on specific client accounts, taking responsibility for pre-engagement planning, execution, and final deliverable development.
  • Identify opportunities to expand the scope of current engagements through identification of current client needs and target client requirements.
  • Actively participate in proposal development, at the direction of management, and take a lead role responding to requests for proposal.
  • Provide regular performance feedback as well as deliver timely performance evaluations.
  • Develop subordinates' technical and industry skills and encourage growth.
  • Demonstrate initiative, vision, resourcefulness, creativity and independent thinking.


Required Experience:

  • Education: BS/BA accounting preferred; MST preferred, CPA required
  • Minimum of 5 years tax experience in a public accounting
  • Financial Services Industry experience required (hedge fund, private equity)
  • Demonstrated writing skills a must; proposal development experience desired
  • Demonstrated management skills.
  • Strong tax research and writing skills
  • Proven competence with MS Office and tax compliance and research software
  • Solid organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multi-task