Tax Accountant / Leader

Dan Toussant & Associates - Cleveland, OH

Full-timeEstimated: $66,000 - $87,000 a year
Job Description
If you are a currently an active public accounting tax professional and can answer "yes" to the following questions, perhaps we should talk:
Do you aspire to be a future leader within an organization?
Have you been told you possess effective client-relationship skills?
Do you aspire or have you already demonstrated effective business development skills?
Have you earned or do you aspire to earn the CPA designation?
Do you offer a core competency in one or more specific industries?

Here is the defined job description:
The Tax Accountant / Leader will provide proactive tax services, planning, compliance, review and research services for a diverse group of clients and entities. The Tax Accountant / Leader will handle primary client projects, and be expected to interact regularly with clients, some times managing the relationship. He / she may be assigned to review others work, and to coach or mentor other accountants. He/she may be called upon to deliver presentations internally, and may be involved in prospective client presentations.

Major Responsibilities:
Review of Federal, State, County and Local Income/Franchise, Sales/Use & Property returns
Review form 1120, 1120S, 1065 and 1040 tax returns
Contribute to tax planning and consulting engagements
Gather and prepare information for Federal or State Tax Auditors
Complete research and planning projects
Provide proactive Advisory and Consulting Services
Contribute to development of staff
Maintain commitment to professional and personal development
Work 2300 hours per year

Bachelor’s in Accounting
Minimum of 3 yrs of progressive experience in tax preparation, compliance & consulting
Experience with new business development and client relations responsibilities
Prefer CPA certification
Experience reviewing tax field work or projects
Knowledge of research tools (RIA, CCH, etc.) and with ProSystems FX preferred
Experience working with clients from multiple industries ideal (core competency in one or more specific industries preferred)
If you are interested and believe you are qualified, send resume to

What characteristics fit this role best?

Client Relationship Builder
Goal Driven
Future Leader Aspirations
Team Player

Why this position?

If you envision yourself a leader, this firm is for you - recognized as one of the great workplaces for top talent in Northeast Ohio, eight years in a row, recognized for attracting, retaining, and motivating top performers with HR systems, programs, and practices aligned with bringing the best and brightest of the workforce into its organization. At this firm, hiring and rewarding quality people is part of the fabric of the firm; much lower turnover rate than most CPA firms in northeast Ohio. If you envision yourself a leader, and you possess the qualifications, give us a call.

If you would like to discuss, send resume and/or cover note to