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Tax Compliance Management Trainee

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  • You need a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, strong work ethic, adaptability, problem-solving skills, teamwork, leadership initiative, and excellent communication skills. Advanced critical thinking and ability to work well under pressure are essential.
  • You will develop management skills, prepare filings, analyze correspondence, conduct research, and assist with compliance processes for the tax department at a leading firm.

Graduate Job

Accounting & TaxIndianapolis


  • We are seeking an eager, motivated management trainee to join our growing organization. In this position, you will be given the unique opportunity to gain the knowledge and experience required to become a successful leader at DMA. Throughout the course of this fast-track management trainee program, the trainee will obtain the skills vital to understanding the business needs of the department, work directly with directors and vice presidents throughout the company, develop the skills to lead employees, oversee client engagements and be instrumental in the success of the department, division, and company.
  • The management trainee will proceed through the program in one of three compliance areas – Transaction Tax, Property Tax or Business License. The management trainee will advance through the three-level program along with fellow management trainees from each compliance area. All trainees will be required to demonstrate mastery of several criteria to complete certification at the end of each level. Upon successfully completing all certification levels, the management trainee will lead a team of individuals and directly manage several client engagements.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Mathematics, Economics, or related field
  • MBA Preferred
  • Previous internship experience in a related field/industry strongly preferred
  • Adaptability to changing situations and fast-paced environment
  • Willing to take ownership and be self-motivated
  • Thrives in a team environment and works to achieve shared goals
  • Advanced critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Great work ethic and accountability
  • Possess leadership initiative
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities

Accounting & Tax


  • Develop management and compliance skills for advancing through the program
  • Obtain skills to become client account manager for compliance department
  • Attend training sessions to develop necessary leadership skills
  • Acquire business development skills for prospect and client interactions, preparation of quotes, proposals, Statements of Work, and RFP’s
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the financial aspects of the department
  • Learn and understand compliance preparation, processes, and procedures
  • Ongoing preparation of filings, payments, and analyzing jurisdictional correspondence
  • Acquire knowledge of quality assurance processes and procedures to ensure timely and accurate filing and payment of returns
  • Develop understanding of implementation processes for onboarding of new clients and monthly processes for client data
  • Conduct research on behalf of clients
  • Expand understanding of software systems utilized in the department
  • Non-essential duties and responsibilities:
  • Attend routine meetings with executive team
  • Work closely with other divisions to better understand company initiatives
  • Contribute to improving program for subsequent management trainee’s
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Work type

Full time

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