Responsibilities and Duties: Piccerelli, Gilstein & Company, LLP, a Providence, RI based auditing, accounting, tax and advisory firm is seeking a motivated individual interested in leadership opportunity to fill an open tax manager/tax supervisor position. Functions include, but are not limited to:
Serve as liaison between partner, client, staff and special service departments; communicating all important developments of the work including conclusions and recommendations
Maintain steady contact with clients throughout the business year, answering questions and advising, as needed; develop and cultivate partnerships with clients
Embrace client service philosophy of providing timely and reliable information
Serve as project manager, following progress of an engagement in relation to budgeted time and scheduled dates of completion
Perform tax work, which may include tax research, resolving any issue(s) as they arise
Review and/or analyze IRS notices and drafts responses
Collaborate with other departments and participates in client meetings
Work with the client's attorneys or brokers, taxing authority agents, and other third parties
Supervise the preparation of tax returns prepared by senior accountants and tax staff
Train and assist senior tax accountant and tax staff
Stay current on tax issues and pronouncements; proactively participate in professional development
Prepare current billings for partner review
Prepare and discuss staff performance evaluations for the in-charge personnel
Serve as a positive role model to staff and professional representative of the firm.
Bachelor of Science degree in accounting (required)
Master’s degree in Taxation or related degree (a plus)
3+ years of tax experience in public accounting
CPA certification, or someone who is in the process of qualifying for such certification (required)
Strong communication skills: written and verbal
Software proficiency: Microsoft Suite, ProSystem fx Tax and Engagement (a plus)
Knowledge of accounting principles and auditing/tax standards
Research and analytical skills (a plus)
Estate, trusts & gift experience (a plus)
Proven project management and multi-taking ability.
PGCo. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
About Piccerelli Gilstein & Company, LLP
PG&Co. is a full service accounting firm combining national excellence with the responsiveness and reasonable fees that a smaller, entrepreneurial firm can offer. Firm professionals regularly consult and advise clients on financial business matters ranging from issues such as inventory, capital investments, research & development, business valuation and litigation support, to forensics, auditing, financial planning and tax compliance, preparation & planning. They also participate in organizations that represent the profession regarding rule making and standard setting, and serve as advocates before legislative bodies, public interest groups and other professional organizations.