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Tax Manager

We are a growing accounting firm in West Des Moines looking for a candidate who is interested in an Accounting Manager for one of our partners. This position will oversee a Tax team and review complex tax returns and projects. We are looking for a strong leader that can take this team to the next level.


  • Oversee and manage Tax Team workflow
  • Lead and develop staff by managing performance, setting goals, providing ongoing training, and maintaining strong employee relationships
  • Complete Tax reviews and prepare taxes when needed
  • Lead daily, weekly, and monthly team meetings
  • Hold team accountable in every aspect of the job
  • Subject Matter Expert for all Tax related items
  • Assess current practices and procedures, and make recommendations for improvements
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and projects as requested
  • Supervise and/or manage general ledger accounting functions
  • Communicating with clients and gathering information about a project’s scope, budgets and timelines
  • Meeting with other executives to discuss clients’ project goals, progress and outcomes
  • Coordinating teams to meet project milestones


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or MBA preferred
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience with a portion of it being in a supervisory role
  • Thorough knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities across all level of an organization
  • Strong leadership skills with a dedication to driving and achieving results
  • Knowledge of employee relationship building and performance management techniques
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills. Experience with other financial systems
  • Lacerte and QuickBooks® preferred but not required

If interested, please submit your resume with a cover letter to