Director or Partner - Public Accounting - Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States, 37402

Chattanooga Regional firm provides CPA services to businesses and individuals now for over 30 years. They have built business one relationship at a time with client satisfaction service excellence as the main objective. To reach those goals, identifying the best and the brightest people is of the utmost importance. This progressive firm provides employees with the resources, growth tools and work-life balance needed to succeed in their careers. While expressing employees are the most important investment.

Position Summary

Deliver excellent tax planning and preparation services to 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.

Job Requirements:


● 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

● Nurtures 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


● 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.