Senior Tax Accountant

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

  • Gain comprehensive understanding of client's operations, processes, and business objectives
  • Service a variety of client types, including but not limited to, construction and manufacturing entities
  • Preparation of various federal, state and local business and personal tax returns
  • Proactively build relationships and communicate effectively with the client to provide superior client service
  • 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
  • Develop and maintain excellent client relationships on behalf of the Firm

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is required
  • Actively pursuing, or have received CPA designation
  • 2-5 years of tax experience in Public Accounting
  • Quickbooks experience also a plus
  • Proficient knowledge of Excel and tax software
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills are required
  • Requires good decision making and verbal and written communication skills


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