Tax Manager

  • Company: Eide Bailly
  • Location: Des Moines, IA  50309 United States
  • Date posted: 10/15/18
  • Requisition code: NA
  • Job #: 371737
  • Job Category:Financial Services
  • Job Sub-Category:Accounting
  • Job Type:Fulltime
  • Compensation: NA

Job Description

Who We Are

Eide Bailly is one of the top 20 CPA and business advisory firms in the nation. We have 33 offices in 14 states. Founded in 1917, our culture is the foundation of who we are, and we pride ourselves on supporting our employees to help them achieve their goals and pursue their interests both in the office and at home. At Eide Bailly we are passionate about the clients we serve, the work we do, and most importantly, having fun while we do it!

 

Why You'll Love Working Here

At Eide Bailly we believe respect is how to treat everyone, not just those you want to impress. Our culture focuses on collaboration to achieve career growth. Innovation is highly encouraged, which is where programs like our EB Xchange originate. This program allows interested tax and audit employees to complete a rotation into a specialty area. We promote happy employees by making work/life balance a priority along with being actively involved in our communities. Our dedication to service can be seen through the Firm's decision to match charitable donations made by employees, as well as providing opportunities to volunteer throughout the year. We support living healthier lives with perks like a Wellness Benefit to be spent on fitness-related purchases each year. Most importantly, we like to have fun! We offer a professional and fun work environment with frequent free lunches, snacks, lunch and learns, socials, contests, outings and other events.


Typical Day in the Life

 

A typical day as a Tax Manager in Des Moines might include the following:

 

  • Prepare a high-level return for a client.
  • Work with staff to ensure individual and business tax returns are completed correctly and by the required deadline.
  • Coach or mentor a staff member to assist with enhancing their skills and further developing their career.
  • Gather relevant tax-related information from the client so an accurate tax return can be prepared.
  • Look at tax situations from various angles to ensure the maximum tax benefit is applied.
  • Network, build relationships and attract new clients or business for the Firm.
  • Bill clients for the services and guidance provided.

 

 



Job Requirements

Who You Are

  • The word "tax" is not foreign to you, and you can easily explain details of your tax experience and/or can explain the difference between a 1040 and an 1120.
  • You live and breathe public accounting. It is your true life's passion, although certainly NOT your only interest!
  • You take pride in helping others, and you are ready to take on the challenge of leading a team of high-performing individuals.
  • You enjoy keeping up-to-date on the ever-changing tax industry's regulations and policies.
  • You have a knack for solving problems and easily notice issues while bringing solutions to the table.
  • You have knowledge of and exposure to a variety of industries.
  • In addition to all of this, you have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, hold an active CPA license and have 5-7 years of experience in public accounting tax work.

 

Must be authorized to work in the United States permanently without the requirement of sponsorship at any point in the future.

Contact Information/Application Instructions

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Job #: 371737