CLA, THE Career-Building Firm, is recruiting a Tax Director to join our growing Private Sector tax practice in Oak Brook, IL!
About THE career-building firm:
CLA is the premier professional services provider to private businesses and their owners, providing a wide array of solutions to advance our clients success and create uncommon careers for our people. Our market differentiators include deep industry specialization, three integrated businesses working together, 1) Audit, Tax & Consulting, 2) Wealth Advisory and 3) Outsourcing, and phenomenal opportunities for our employees to build their careers and marketplace value.
Why join CLA's Private Sector tax practice:
The Tax Director is a key leadership position, responsible for developing and expanding relationships with small to mid-sized privately held businesses including managing, researching, supervising and reviewing tax services/engagements while developing and mentoring members of the tax team.
This GREAT career building opportunity includes:
An existing book of business and a clear path to leadership position as a Tax Principal
A practice that is experiencing tremendous growth—creating HUGE opportunity for you to grow and develop your tax career
An entrepreneurial environment that offers autonomy and encouragement to move great ideas forward
The opportunity to play a key role in building CLA's Eastern Midwest Region's Private Sector tax practice by strengthening existing client relationships and mentoring and leading team members
Be supported by a firm that is leading by tax, investing significant focus and resources to nation-wide tax initiatives
The ideal Tax Director's experience includes:
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting or related field required
7 + years of experience serving in a tax role with a public accounting and/or professional services firm
Significant demonstrated experience managing business tax engagements with a deep understanding of individual, partnership, S corporation and C corporation concepts
Proven ability to strengthen existing client relationships, new business development and mentoring team members
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Experience providing complex tax planning strategies to high net worth clients preferred
Current CPA licensure required
Ability to provide seamless, integrated services to clients
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to manage and build client relationships
Ability to coach and mentor members of the team
Must be detail-oriented and be able to manage multiple projects and deadlines
Desire to be an intricate part of business development and marketing strategies
Ability to work independently yet be part of a strong tax team
Internal Number: 18-0666
About CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing and public accounting capabilities to help enhance our clients’ enterprise value and assist them in growing and managing their related personal assets – all the way from startup to succession and beyond. Our professionals are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With over 4,400 people, 100 US locations and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.
We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.
CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disa...bility status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.