CAREERS

Tax Director or Partner

Tax Department

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Chattanooga Office

December 6, 2019

Job Description

Position summary

Deliver excellent tax planning and preparation services to our clients in many different fields: medical, trucking, retail, construction, healthcare, restaurants, auto dealerships, manufacturing, hospitality, technology, business and real estate. Research and planning on mergers, acquisitions and succession.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review complicated or unusual tax returns, tax documents, changing tax strategies and new laws.
  • Oversee multiple tax project planning while keeping in mind individual client solutions where research and thought and past best practices yields best results.
  • Prepare written correspondence and guidance for submission to the IRS or other taxing authorities.
  • Trains, mentors and manage staff as an industry expert and technical tax resource.
  • Monitor tax law developments and communicate the effects to management and firm to maintain effective risk procedures over all aspects of the tax process.
  • Gain complete understanding of firm policies and procedures.
  • Nurture existing clients and building new business.
  • Work with tax management team and firm marketing team to develop vision and strategies which are long-term, compelling and market focused.
  • Other duties as assigned by Managing Partner.

Looking at the big picture

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting or Finance with a CPA License – Advanced degree strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years’ reviewing complicated tax returns. Proven project management skills with ability to multitask, prioritize and plan to meet re-occurring and changing deadlines.
  • Track record for being a self-starter, reliable, improving efficiency and striving to continue to grow industry knowledge base.
  • Proficient in accounting software such as ProSystems, CCH, RIA etc. Excellent interpersonal communication and written skills.
  • Attention to detail with accuracy of all information.
  • Ability to present information both orally and in writing.
  • Work in a team environment.
  • Must have initiative and the ability to make quality decisions.

This is your opportunity to join one of the Best of the Best firms ranked by Inside Public Accounting and the Chattanooga Times Free Press!

ABOUT

Discover careers at HHM Certified Public Accountants. HHM has provided CPA services to businesses and individuals for nearly 40 years. We are an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA. BDO has more than 400 member firms. Because of this, we have access to resources that other firms may not have available to them.

We have built our business one relationship at a time with client satisfaction and service excellence as our main objectives. To reach those goals, we hire the best and the brightest people. We welcome them as part of our family. Then we provide them with the resources, growth tools, and work-life balance they need to succeed in their careers.

Our belief is that our employees are our most important investment. That’s why we offer so many benefits.

  • Comprehensive medical plans
  • Matching 401(k) plan
  • Vision, dental, and disability coverage
  • Generous paid time off allowance
  • CPA exam assistance

We also place a strong value on community service and provide time off to participate in volunteer events. We want to support our staff as they give their time and energy to serve others. We are always looking for ambitious, motivated, and passionate people.

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