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Tax Manager - 1887290

  • Location Ridgeland, MS
  • Salary $92-100k/year
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Posted 05/29/2024

We are seeking a seasoned Tax Manager for a professional services firm to oversee tax preparation for the firm and its partners. This opportunity requires a proactive and detail-focused professional dedicated to optimizing the accuracy and efficiency of all tax-related processes. The successful candidate will be adept at tax research and documentation, excel in building strong relationships, and approach tax planning with strategic insight. Essential duties include managing various tax projects, closely coordinating with the finance and accounting teams, and ensuring unwavering adherence to established procedures.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the preparation of tax returns for the firm and its partners, ensuring compliance with policies and regulations.
  • Conduct comprehensive tax research to address 1099 and multistate W-2 inquiries and assist in resolving payroll tax notices.
  • Identify and present tax planning opportunities to stakeholders proactively.
  • Ensure precision and regulatory compliance in all tax preparation processes.
  • Cultivate and sustain strong relationships with partners and finance teams to deliver high-quality service.
  • Prepare and complete working papers, tax returns, and required deliverables accurately and on time.
  • Offer regular guidance on tax implications related to HR policies, especially employee benefits and reimbursements.
  • Communicate project updates, tax activities, and business concerns effectively with the finance team.
  • Oversee data entry and record-keeping processes to ensure accuracy.
  • Implement new technologies introduced by the firm to improve tax operations.
  • Perform additional duties and responsibilities as required.



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting required.
  • 5-7 years of tax experience in public accounting or consulting.
  • Proficient in accounting software, especially CCH ProSystemfx, CCH Axcess, and Excel.
  • Knowledge of multistate taxation, apportionment, and nexus regulations.
  • Exceptional communication and client service skills.
  • Strong analytical, numerical, and time management skills.
  • Detail-oriented and organized.
  • International tax experience, especially in the Virgin Islands, Philippines, and Puerto Rico, preferred.
  • CPA license or in process, with active AICPA and state society memberships.
  • Background check required.



  • $92,000 to 100,000
  • Exceptional benefits package

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