2019 - Fall - ITAX Associate

RSM US LLP - McLean, VA3.7


Position Description

At RSM, associates work with large and small companies in various industries. They develop strong working relationships with clients built on understanding their businesses and challenges. Associates work on multiple team engagements each year, including several pieces of any particular assignment - not just one part. Working in a mutually respectful team environment helps our associates perform at their best and integrate their career with their personal life.

Examples of the candidate’s responsibilities include:
Providing clients with strategic, integrated tax solutions focused on outbound and inbound structuring
Demonstrating a general knowledge of foreign tax credits
Completing tax planning and research
Developing an understanding of worldwide tax minimization, transfer pricing, and accounting for income taxes
Assisting with IFRS/GAAP convergence and foreign assignment planning
Working with businesses around the world to build successful cross-border tax strategies
RSM’s tax practice includes the following specialty areas in addition to International Tax:

Lead Tax Services - provides a wide range of services to help entrepreneurial businesses manage their federal and state tax obligations
State & Local Tax - helps clients navigate the ever-shifting state and local tax laws

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum B.A. or B.S. degree or equivalent from an accredited university
Accounting major
Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations
Minimum 3.0 GPA preferred
Meeting education requirement for CPA certification in the state where you are applying for employment

Preferred Qualifications:
Working toward the successful completion of the CPA exam - tax associates have the opportunity to obtain the audit hours required for full certification
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Ability to work effectively on a team
Ability to work and multitask in a fast-paced environment

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

Experience RSM US. Experience the power of being understood.

RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.