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Partnership Taxation Director

  • Job
    Full-time
    Expert Level
  • Accounting & Tax
  • $153.9K - $256.5K
  • Los Angeles

AI generated summary

  • You need a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA certification, 10+ years of tax experience, strong partnership taxation skills, exceptional client service abilities, leadership qualities, and willingness to travel for this Partnership Taxation Director role.
  • You will oversee partnership tax agreements, mentor staff, lead client engagements, develop tax strategies, manage client relationships, and handle IRS inquiries.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA required
  • Minimum ten years of progressive tax compliance and/or tax consulting experience in public accounting or a combination of industry and public accounting experience
  • Experience with partnership structuring, entity formation and mergers & acquisitions is preferred
  • Excellent analytical, technical, and tax accounting/technology skills with proficiency in US GAAP, partnership returns, joint venture and non-corporate entity tax returns and understanding of Sub-chapter K partnership taxation, is required
  • Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
  • Strong leadership, business development, recruiting, training, coaching, and mentoring skills, coupled with excellent written, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment
  • Can travel as needed

Responsibilities

  • Evaluate the tax aspects of partnership agreements and manage the client's Internal Revenue Code (IRC) 704b accounts
  • Attract and mentor talented professionals
  • Oversee the efforts of multiple client services teams on client engagements; plan, execute, direct, and complete tax projects in a wide variety of industries; provide innovative tax planning, consulting, and compliance expertise to clients; market, sell, design, and implement tax-planning strategies for clients and manage to budget
  • Develop and maintain new business and client relationships, both with existing Firm clients and new clients
  • Manage, develop, train and mentor staff on tax projects and assess their performance for engagement and year-end performance reviews
  • Research and consult on various tax matters, primarily in Sub-chapter K-Partnership taxation; utilize tax-related software to prepare and process returns and research tax matters
  • Respond to inquiries from the IRS and other tax authorities
  • Maintain active communication with clients to manage expectations, ensure deadlines are met, and enhance client relationships
  • Lead and support business development activities, such as identification, proposal development and other pursuit activities at clients
  • Other duties as assigned

FAQs

What education and certification are required for the Partnership Tax Director position?

A Bachelor's degree in Accounting and CPA certification are required for the Partnership Tax Director position.

What experience is necessary for this role?

Minimum ten years of progressive tax compliance and/or tax consulting experience in public accounting or a combination of industry and public accounting experience is necessary for the Partnership Tax Director position.

What technical skills are essential for the Partnership Tax Director role?

Essential technical skills include proficiency in US GAAP, partnership returns, joint venture and non-corporate entity tax returns, and a solid understanding of Sub-chapter K partnership taxation.

What interpersonal skills are important for a Partnership Tax Director?

Strong leadership, business development, recruiting, training, coaching, and mentoring skills, along with excellent written, interpersonal, and presentation skills are important for a Partnership Tax Director.

Is travel required for the Partnership Tax Director position?

Yes, the ability to travel as needed is required for the Partnership Tax Director position.

Audit, tax and advisory are just the beginning.

Accounting
Industry
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Mission & Purpose

Grant Thornton LLP provides audit, tax, and advisory services to clients across various industries. Their ultimate aim is to deliver tailored, innovative solutions that help businesses navigate challenges, enhance performance, and achieve sustainable growth. Grant Thornton's purpose is to build lasting relationships by offering personalised expertise, fostering trust, and making a positive impact on clients' success.