RSM is looking for a Tax Supervisor to join our Financial Services team in our Chicago, IL office. As a Tax Supervisor you will be responsible for the following job duties which are focused around two core concepts; your technical & quality Expertise, and delivering excellent client service:
Provide detail review and analysis of tax returns – approximately 30- 50% of your time
Work on multiple complex issues while communicating in a non-technical manner to facilitate communication between the client and the service team while managing the risk for both the client and the firm
Interact directly with clients handling questions, planning, concerns, etc.
Develop, motivate, and train staff level team members – approximately 10% of your time
Performing, documenting, summarizing, and reviewing research conclusions regarding specific tax issues – approximately 10% of your time
Remain up-to-date on current tax practices and changes in tax law
Other duties as assigned
Some travel may be required
**All percentages may vary based on location, line of business, and client need**
BA/BS Degree – preferably in Accounting or related field of study
Minimum of 4 years of experience in a public accounting environment
Ability to work closely with clients to answer questions or to collect necessary information for tax service requirements
Comprehensive understanding of tax law/rules and implications
Experience preparing and reviewing returns
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Masters of Accounting
CPA, JD, LLM, or EA
Experience with a national or large regional accounting firm
Working knowledge of tax code and technical aspects of tax preparation and compliance
Strong technical skills in accounting and tax preparation, industry specialization is a plus
Experience in dealing with international tax matters a plus
You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.
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RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.