BKD, LLP Tax Senior Associate in DES MOINES, Iowa

Tax Senior AssociateJob LocationsUS-IA-Des MoinesJob ID2018-4534CategoryTax OverviewBKD is a place where people build careers, gain new skills and enjoy big firm resources with a small firm approach to teamwork and camaraderie. We focus on providing unmatched client service to everyone we encounter-both in the marketplace and in our offices.We also offer the support, resources and opportunities you need to further develop your career. We listen to learn, combine innovation with practicality and give back to the communities where we live and work. in terms of competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.Take your career to the next level at BKD.About BKDBKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,600 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at .ResponsibilitiesOur Iowa office seeks an experienced CPA for its tax practice. These positions offer outstanding opportunities for advancement and career-growth. Responsibilities, which will vary depending level of experience, may include:Preparation and review of tax returnsPlan and research tax issuesManage client relationships and provide unmatched client serviceIdentify opportunities to serve clients through other BKD servicesAssist with development and supervision of other tax personnelQualificationsIn-depth knowledge of current tax laws and regulationsHigh-level analytical and reasoning skillsAbility to meet stringent client deadlines while handling multiple concurrent engagementsExcellent interpersonal skillsExpert PC skills as well as proficiency with the rest of the MS Office suiteStrong verbal and written communication skillsAttention to detail without losing sight of the big picture2 to 6 years of professional experience - public accounting experience is required, but experience can include a combination of public accounting (tax) and/or industryCurrent CPA designationExperience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com. BKD, LLP is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.BKD does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. BKD will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed BKD vendor agreement. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of BKD without having a BKD vendor agreement in place will be considered property of BKD. BKD will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.