Ref No.: 17-00301
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Tax Senior – Chicago, IL
 
VALiNTRY's CPA Division works exclusively in Public Accounting as a premier, nationwide provider of staffing services for Big 4, Large, Mid-size, and Small firms. As a result, recent public accounting experience is required.
 
ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY:
With almost 2,000 associates in 35+ offices in the U.S., our firm ranks as one of the top 50 Accounting and Business Consulting firms in the nation; according to Vault.com and Inside Public Accounting.
They enjoy a solid reputation as industry experts and as a trusted business advisor to more than 50,000 clients in industries such as: Manufacturing, Construction, Contractors and Developers, Real Estate, Health Care, Financial Institutions, Insurance, Non-Profit Organizations, Government, Dealerships, and Individuals.
They serve businesses of various sizes, from large public and private companies, to closely held family-owned businesses. Whether they're helping clients streamline processes, improve performance, leverage the right technology, or increase financial success, they offer innovative, effective, and personalized services to help clients overcome their business challenges today and plan for tomorrow.
 
They are a reliable, consistent, cohesive, and dedicated team of service professionals and industry-focused experts who draw from a wide range of collective knowledge and experience.
If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of an outstanding team of professionals, please apply today!
They're very competitive in both salaries and benefits.  Among the benefits offered are:
  • Salary Range of $65,000 - $85,000
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision coverage, HSA, & FSA
  • Paid & Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability insurance
  • PTO – 8 paid holidays
  • Flex Work Schedules
  • Savings and investments: 401(k) plan with company match
  • Retirement planning & investment options with their financial advisors
  • Paid CPA exam study material, license renewal, & memberships to professional organizations
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Patient care program
  • Free Counselling
 
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Respond to client and associate requests in a timely, accurate, positive and professional manner.
  • Prepare client correspondence, letters, e-mail, or other communications pertaining to engagement planning and requests.
  • Prepare individual, business, and fiduciary tax returns and projections in accordance with firm and professional standards as directed by engagement leaders.
  • Research tax issues.
  • Communicate with engagement leaders regarding open items or other important matters in a timely manner.
  • Adhere to prescribed budgets and deadlines.
  • Develop technical competency.
  • Recognize potential issues and/or opportunities within engagements and discuss with engagement leader.
  • Perform a limited number of tax return interviews as needed.
  • Provide technical assistance to clients.
 
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
  • 2-5 years of experience working in a public accounting firm.
  • Lead and develop a Tax Staff.
  • Strong written, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple responsibilities.
 
EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required.
  • Master's Degree in Tax preferred.
  • CPA certified, eligible, or working towards obtaining a CPA license.
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, Caseware, depreciation processing software, tax preparation software (ProSystems), tax research software (RIA).
WORKING CONDITIONS:
  • Ability to work moderate overtime throughout the year with heavier overtime required during busy seasons.
  • Total estimated work hours = 2300-2350 (including PTO).
  • Annual charge hour expectations = 1800 – 2000 hours.
 
For immediate consideration please send your Resume/CV to joe@valintry.com
 
Joe DiGennaro
1201 S. Orlando Avenue, Suite 440
Winter Park, FL 32789

T: 407-392-3128 | M: 407-917-7584
E: joe@valintry.com
W: VALiNTRY.com

As a reminder, we can only represent candidates with recent public accounting experience. Thank you for understanding.