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The WDC Suncoast team is rapidly growing and looking for experienced and motivated people to join us.

We’re a close-knit group with deep community ties whose clients span the entire metro Tampa area. We offer an uplifting work environment with a friendly, professional atmosphere and competitive benefits and salary. Don’t pass up this opportunity to grow your career; join the fantastic team at WDC Suncoast.

Please review the careers below, and if you see one that interests you, send your resume to careers@bjmgroup.com.

Job Description

Job Title

Tax Manager

Location

Tampa, FL

Classification

Full Time – Exempt

Salary

$80k – $100k
(commensurate with experience)

Job Summary

The Tax Manager is an accounting expert that manages the tax team to greater performance, creating tax plans and working with the accounting and leadership team to identify opportunities for improvement and potential areas of risk. You will manage the accurate preparation of tax forms and ensure compliance with applicable tax laws. You will ensure compliance through optimizing reporting procedures and driving the successful function of the team.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Manage lower level staff accountants

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Interact closely with clients to provide tax planning, consulting, and compliance expertise.
  • Develop and implement strategic tax planning
  • Conduct research and analysis on a variety of tax issues.
  • Maintain effective control procedures over all aspects of the tax process
  • Mentor, train, and develop staff members and provide them with leadership and professional guidance.
  • Maintain business relationships with existing clients and develop new relationships with potential clients to help grow the firm’s clientele base and develop additional opportunities for the firm.
  • Utilize project management and accounting best practices to organize and prioritize tasks and the tasks of other tax team members.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong project management skills, tax research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented, proactive, deadline-driven, and able to work independently.
  • Extensive knowledge of general financial accounting and cost accounting principles.
  • Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Excellent computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. QuickBooks experience preferred.
  • Advance proficiency in various accounting management software. Including but not limited to: UltraTax, Preferred, Fixed Assets, Practice CS, Workpapers CS, Accounting CS, FileCabinet CS under Thomson Reuters.

Required Education and Experience:

  • An active CPA or EA license is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field required.
  • Six (6) years of public accounting experience required.
  • Advance experience preparing corporate, partnership, and individual income tax returns.
  • Experience supervising personnel and reviewing tax returns is preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

Benefits:

  • 100% Company paid Health Insurance coverage for employees with Dental and Vision.
  • 401(k) with Company matching dollar-for-dollar up to 4%. Employee contributions 100% vested from hire date.
  • 9.5 Paid Holidays
  • 17 days Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • ½ day off on Fridays (off-tax season/per Branch Manager approval)
  • Opportunities for some remote work
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Opportunities to earn performance based bonuses
  • Positive Team environment and a dynamic work culture
  • Continuing education and professional memberships provided