600 B St., Suite 1400 San Diego, CA 92101
Responsible for preparing and or reviewing individual, trust, partnership, and corporate tax returns; developing and supervising staff, preparing more complex tax returns; and assisting in client management and practice development activities.
Major Responsibilities & Duties:
-Implement client’ s engagements from start to finish (planning, executing, directing, and completing tax projects).
-Manage engagements budgets.
-Supervise, train, and mentor staff and interns on tax projects.
-Review tax returns prepared by staff and make recommendations regarding accuracy and tax savings opportunities.
-Prepare more complex tax returns for individuals, trusts, partnerships, and corporations.
-Proactively interact with key client management to gather information, resolve tax-related problems, and make recommendations for business and process improvements.
-Assist partners on proposals and business development calls.
-Gain understanding of client operations, processes, and business objectives.
-Possess an understanding of state and foreign tax issues.
-Perform other job-related duties as necessary.
Requirements & Qualifications:
The successful candidate will possess the following basic qualifications:
-Active CPA license preferred
-Experience with CCH Engagement and CCH Tax Axcess/ProSystems Tax
-Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, oral and written -communication skills.
-Strong experience in staff and tax management.
-Strong leadership, training, and mentoring skills.
-Ability to thrive in a dynamic team environment
-Professionalism, dependability, integrity and trustworthiness combined with a cooperative attitude.
-Highly motivated self-starter with ability to multitask and complete assignments within time constraints and deadlines.
-Dedicated to superior client service.
-Strong organizational skill and attention to detail.
The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
-Minimum of 2-3 years of professional experience.
-Strong tax accounting skills with proficiency in US GAAP and tax compliance.
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office software programs, including spreadsheet programs (i.e. Excel).
-Broad exposure to federal income taxation and knowledge of tax regulations.