Baker Tilly

  • Tax Manager - Construction & Real Estate

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Job ID
    10899
    Category
    Tax
  • Overview

    Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with over 33,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.

     

    It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!

     

      

    Baker Tilly Annual Report 2017 

    Responsibilities

    Work You'll Do:

    • Lead client relationships on day to day tax matters supporting partners with service execution and development of extended services.
    • Plan and participate in tax projects and compliance on various clients ranging from middle market to multinational client engagements.
    • Consult on technical matters and special projects in various areas of flow through taxation, construction and real estate accounting methods, long-term contracts, deferred exchanges, partnership allocations, and implications to key stakeholders.
    • Research and consult on various tax matters, respond to IRS and other tax authority inquiries when requested, make recommendations to the client for consideration.
    • Provide recommendations for business and process improvements based upon knowledge gained relative to the client's operations, processes, and business objectives.
    • Proactively build relationships and communicate effectively with the client to provide superior client service.
    • Team with partners and senior managers on proposals and business development calls.
    • Manage, supervise, train and lead the staff through counsel, guidance and coaching. Evaluate performance and work efforts; participate in performance appraisal process.
    • Manage engagements and projects in order to achieve specific revenue and profit objectives through the management of the client's budget, invoicing for time incurred and collecting fees billed.
    • Invest in professional development through active participation in training sessions and networking events both internally and externally.
    • Assist with recruiting activities to include campus recruiting along with referring experienced individuals to the firm and participating in the firm's Employee Referral Bonus Program.
    • Demonstrate excellent team skills, positive attitude and high ethical standards.

    Qualifications

    Successful candidates will have:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent, Master’s Degree, MST, or other applicable advanced degree preferred.
    • CPA required.
    • Experience with partnership allocations and long-term contract methods of accounting.
    • Five (5) plus years of experience in a professional services firm including two (2) plus year’s supervisory experience.
    • Significant experience in reviewing flow-thru, multi-state, and individual income tax returns.
    • Demonstrated management, analytical, organization, interpersonal, project management, communication skills, and highly developed Microsoft Suite skills (Word, Excel) required.

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    Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.