Tax Manager and Future Practice Leader

Experienced Tax Manager

We're looking for an ambitious and talented experienced Tax Manager (7+ years of experience in public accounting) to join our rapidly growing CPA firm in Austin Texas. 

Our tax practice is evolving and we need a motivated, forward thinking individual to continue fueling that evolution.  This manager will be a key leader in taking our tax practice to the next level and is intended to provide our tax practice a succession plan and become the leader of our tax practice by 2022.

DK Partners mission is to provide solutions for the protection of the public interest and to enhance the quality of life for all parties.  Our core values are diligence, conscientiousness, respect, professionalism, and adaptability.  We have more than doubled revenues over the last few years and are now the 10th largest CPA firm in Austin per the Austin Business Journal.  While we have been successful, we are always looking to improve, both in terms of employee satisfaction and profitability.

We are excited about finding a like-minded individual to become part of our success.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with partners to set strategy, identify areas for improvement, develop a plan, execute the plan and then start the continuous improvement cycle over again
  • Continuously identify opportunities for practice development while ensuring new clients are a good fit
  • Develop a team that is flexible and can adapt to evolving client and business needs
  • Take an active role in executing the completion of services to our corporate and individual tax and accounting clients, including innovative tax planning and compliance expertise, anticipating tax issues and recognizing opportunities
  • Maintain active communication with assigned clients to understand their needs, manage their expectations and ensure client satisfaction
  • Ensure adequate training for staff
  • Maintain the highest degree of professional standards
  • Maintain strict client confidentiality


All candidates for this position MUST meet the following requirements:

  • Certified Public Accountant with active license
  • Accounting professional with a minimum of seven years of experience performing tax services to small businesses and individuals including a minimum of three years managing staff
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, masters in accounting preferred
  • Authorized to work in the U.S. without employer sponsorship

Desired Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate for this position is/has:

  • Progressive thinker, always a proponent for and driver of change rather than sticking with the status quo
  • Capable of identifying the hurdles to overcome in order to take advantage of our market
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Capable of leading and managing a team with various personalities through setting goals and expectations, as well as fostering an environment of accountability and achievement
  • Fully understands the role of being a trusted advisor
  • Capable of differentiating our practice as a value-add partner to our clients rather than a provider of a commodity service
  • Self-motivated
  • Successful track record of building meaningful personal relationships with clients while delivering results that exceed expectations
  • Able to multi-task when necessary but also able to assign priorities to ensure the critical tasks are accomplished first
  • Strong ethics and a desire to uphold the core values of our firm
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Strong leadership, development, training and mentoring skills
  • Spanish speaking a plus, but not required
  • Financial planning experience a plus, but not required

About Our Firm

DK Partners, PC ( is a full service professional firm and one of the longest serving local CPA firms in Austin with more than thirty years of service to the Texas Community. A true local Austin firm, DK Partners is one of the fastest growing CPA firms in Austin. We offer quality and professional services in the areas of:

  • Financial audit, compilation and review
  • Performance audit, examinations and agreed upon procedures
  • Tax compliance
  • Bookkeeping assistance
  • Personal financial planning
  • Management consulting services, including:
    • Internal audit
    • Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance services
    • IRS representation
    • Litigation support

Meet Some of DK Partners's Employees

Erica L.

Audit Associate

Erica's audit projects are primarily focused on healthcare companies who provide services to the state of Texas. She is responsible for performing the testing to ensure the reported financial information is accurate and in compliance.

Dennis L.

Tax Manager

Dennis assists a portfolio of clients with tax compliance and tax consultation, and acts as a general advisor on tax-related matters.

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