This job can be done in Remote with travel to work in corporate office form time to time.
Client is one of the largest locally-owned public accounting firms in downstate Illinois,
offering a full range of accounting, tax, and consulting services with clients in multistate and
international. Excellent career and advancement potential, yet we offer flexible schedules and do not
sacrifice quality of life for career growth as evidenced by a staff turnover rate that is a fraction of
industry norms. Continued growth has created opportunities in our Tax Department at all levels, from
Senior Associate to Senior Manager both in office and remote. We are looking for individuals with the
Experience: 3 to 10+ years tax experience in public accounting with experience in business returns,
corporate, passthrough, international, SALT, and other areas, tax review and tax
Skills: Depending on experience level, the following skills will be important:
Ability to manage client relationships and communications.
Ability to supervise and train staff, communicate well with management and be the
main client contact/relationship manager for internal teams and clients.
Ability to review complex tax returns, including multi-state tax returns, as the final
quality control check prior to issuance.
Ability to identify and research both risks and planning opportunities, develop
client-specific and firm-wide solutions, and direct implementation.
Maintain specific industry expertise and ability to lead the firm’s applicable industry
Responsibility for maintenance and improvement of firm procedures in specific
industries (Cannabis, Construction, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Etc.)
Experience with estate, trusts and gift planning and compliance desired
Bachelors in Accounting, Finance or related field is a minimum
Licensed CPA/Enrolled Agent (or in the process of obtained either certification) –
Proficient in various tax software preferred – paperless environment
Proficient in utilization of remote technologies (Zoom, Teams, etc)
Ability to work/report to Champaign corporate office – Remote candidates will need
to work in corporate office form time to time.
To apply for this opening, send your most recent resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘IL CPA’ in the Subject.