Tax Senior Manager/Director | Financial Services

Location: St. Louis, MO, USA

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At FORVIS, your career is designed with a purpose. We want our team members to thrive professionally and feel the impact their work yields when serving clients, industries, and local communities. This starts by empowering team members to design a career journey that leverages their skills and fuels their passions.

Creating a best-in-class employee experience is at the heart of our vision for the future. With several industry focus areas, multiple service lines, and locations in five geographical regions across the country to choose from, the opportunities for your career are without limit.

About FORVIS

FORVIS is a Top-10 professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services, driven by our commitment to using our forward vision to provide rewarding career opportunities and deliver unmatched client experiences. Learn more at FORVIS.com

Design your career with purpose at FORVIS. For more information about our firm locations, visit FORVIS.com. FORVIS, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected classifications.

It is FORVIS's standard policy not to accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates.

• FORVIS expressly reserves the right not to consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services, and recruiting agencies.
• FORVIS further reserves the right not to pay a fee to a recruiter or agency unless such recruiter or agency has a signed vendor agreement with FORVIS.
• Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of FORVIS without having a FORVIS vendor agreement in place will be considered the property of FORVIS.

Requisition Number: 2225120

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External Description: Description & Requirements

As a FORVIS Tax Senior Manager or Director, you will have the opportunity to lead and develop a team in tax, while providing Unmatched Client Service® to our clients. If you have experience with managing tax advisory services, tax compliance, and tax provision to a diversified client base, with a focus on Financial Services clients, this is the position for you!

How you will contribute:

  • Providing tax compliance, tax provision, and tax advisory services to Financial Services clients
  • Helping in developing, building, and managing client relationships
  • Assisting in managing, developing, and coaching professional tax staff
  • Reviewing returns prepared by tax associates and seniors
  • Effectively delegating responsibilities to others, monitoring efforts of engagement teams
  • Successfully researching complex tax issues, applying findings to projects, and clearly communicating those findings in writing
  • Having frequent contact with client personnel at top levels and being able to consistently sell additional services to them
  • Having a disciplined approach that is reasonably successful in attracting new clients and developing referral sources

We are looking for someone with Forward Vision and:
  • Experience managing multiple client engagements
  • Excellent client relationship and time management skills
  • Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
  • Excellent supervisory and time management skills
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and against client deadlines
  • High-level analytical and reasoning skills

Minimum Qualifications:
  • 7 years or more in public accounting or corporate tax department with a minimum of 5 years working in the Financial Services area
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • CPA license

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Taxation or Law degree
  • Partnership tax experience

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City: Saint Louis

State: Missouri

Community / Marketing Title: Tax Senior Manager/Director | Financial Services

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