Associate Tax Director

Keegan, Linscott & Kenon, PC - Tucson, AZ

Full-time

Keegan, Linscott & Kenon, PC is seeking a dynamic, motivated Associate Tax Director for our Tucson location. As an Associate Tax Director, you will provide a wide variety of tax services to our clients, offering you an opportunity to work on challenging and varying projects. You will utilize your accounting education and prior experience to assist in all stages of an engagement or project, providing guidance and mentoring to staff.

KLK’s tax department is growing quickly and seeking an Associate Director with exceptional technology skills to champion the paperless process. We desire a candidate who is extremely savvy with ProSystems, Practice Management (or similar billing and client management software) and client portals.

KLK is poised for rapid growth and the right candidate will be provided with ample opportunity for leadership and long term professional development. KLK provides an excellent compensation package, flexible schedule opportunities, continuing education and outstanding growth potential.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide tax compliance and advisory services to partnerships, corporations, and S-corporations for a variety of clients as well as individuals.
  • Prepare complex tax returns for a variety of corporate and individual clients; review tax returns prepared by staff members for quality assurance.
  • Manage a portfolio of clients of varying size and scope and act as the point of contact for internal and external clients.
  • Lead a multi-disciplinary team helping to provide industry knowledge and experiences.
  • Manage a team of tax professionals and assistants working on client projects.
  • Advise clients and be responsible for delivering high quality tax service and advice.
  • Complete tax related research and special projects as needed.
  • Expand knowledge through exposure to peers, internal experts, clients, regular self-study, and training opportunities.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of eight years of tax experience in a public accounting firm
  • Proven work experience as a Tax Manager/Director
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university; licensed CPA
  • Experience mentoring and counseling staff level team members
  • Experience with corporate, partnership and individual taxation as well as consolidations
  • Experience managing multiple client engagements and client service teams

Keegan, Linscott & Kenon, PC is part of the RSM US Alliance. The RSM US Alliance is a premier affiliation of independent accounting and consulting firms in the United States, with more than 75 members in over 38 states, the Cayman Islands and Puerto Rico. RSM US Alliance provides its members with access to resources of RSM US LLP, the leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, with more than 9,000 people in 86 offices nationwide. As a RSM US Alliance firm, we have access to national training resources and national industry experts.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Accounting: 8 years (Preferred)
  • Tax: 8 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

License:

  • CPA (Preferred)