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Senior Tax Accountant
Ref No.: 17-00438
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Senior Tax Accountant
SEARCH Group Partners, a premier recruiting firm, is looking for an experienced Senior Tax Accountant for one of our clients located in Salt Lake City, UT 

Our client, a public accounting firm seeks a Senior Tax Accountant with a CPA or accountant with commensurate tax experience to join our team. The position involves income tax preparation, review, and planning for individuals and closely held businesses as well as some estates, trust, and nonprofit entities. Calls and face to face meetings with clients are common and often necessary.

Here are a few things you'll likely find yourself doing in this role...
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems and manage multiple tasks / projects.  Prepare and review tax working papers and reports, ensuring that all significant accounting, compliance, disclosures and reporting matters have been identified
  • Supervise and oversee individuals or teams in performing tasks
  • Collaborate with staff, managers, and partners on client projects
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the Internal Revenue Code, regulations and other tax authority standards
  • Complete tax research assignments and propose solutions,
  • Proficient in reviewing tax research performed by others
  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize and manage multiple competing demands and tasks.
  • Complete engagement work on a timely basis, efficiently monitoring and controlling all time spent on engagements
Here's what you need to have...
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting required; preferably with CPA designation or Master degree in Accounting or Tax
  • 2-4 years of current and/or recent tax experience
  • Strong technical skills in accounting and tax preparation of individual, partnership, and corporation returns.
  • Ability to meet challenging client requirements, deadlines, provide services and possess strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, and research abilities
  • Highly focused on details and able to consistently achieve high work standards
  • Experience in a Big 4 or multinational company preferred  
About SEARCH Group Partners:
SGP provides professional talent acquisition and consulting services. The services we offer include temporary, temporary-to-hire, permanent placement, executive search, consulting, interim management transitions, on-site solutions, outsourcing, talent development and human resources. SGP believes in and understands the importance of investing time into both our clients and candidates. We know what it takes to forge successful, professional, long-lasting relationships and partnerships. We represent an exclusive network of professionals and take the time to get to know every one of our clients and candidates personally. 

At SEARCH Group Partners, we celebrate and support diversity and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action employer. In order to comply with federal regulations, we maintain records of the race and gender of applicants. For this reason and this reason only, we ask that you indicate your gender, race and ethnicity. If you do choose to answer these questions, this information will not affect your being considered for employment opportunities for which you are qualified.