H&R Block Multi-Unit Team Leader in Ithaca, New York
Multi-Unit Team Leader
What you'll do... :
Joining us as a Multi-Unit Team Leader , you'll provide leadership over three H&R Block tax offices. Using your people management experience and passion for helping people, you'll provide leadership to the customer-centric teams in the offices you manage to accelerate their seasonal tax business.
You'll serve as the front-line manager responsible for leadership and development of associates, delivering an outstanding client experience, and achieving all office related growth objectives for three tax offices. Prior tax preparation experience is not required.
You'll begin working a flexible part-time schedule in the fall as you ramp up for the busy tax season, then transition to a full-time schedule from January through April. After working a successful tax season, you may find that you want to apply to return for subsequent seasons, or even apply for advancement opportunities.
Day to day...
Manage office staffing, operations, and logistics for three offices with support from two Associate Team Leaders
Partner with the District General Manager (DGM) to create and implement office-level growth plans and client growth targets, which includes developing local partnerships and managing office community involvement
Assist the DGM in recruiting and interviewing candidates for tax office associate positions
Build an engaging team environment, across all offices, by training and coaching associates while holding them accountable to execute on Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and recognizing outstanding associate contributions
Conduct timely performance reviews and partner with Associate Relations Center to resolve associate issues and address performance concerns
Lead daily team meetings and communicate essential information to tax office associates
Create associate work schedules across all offices and ensure accurate timekeeping, as well as labor management, for staff in all offices
Travel between the three offices as required
May prepare tax returns, as needed
About H&R Block... :
We are here to live our purpose to provide help and inspire confidence in our clients and communities everywhere. We take our work personally, because we know what it represents: Families and homes. Livelihoods and lives.
We've been true to that purpose since brothers Henry and Richard Bloch founded our company in 1955. Since then, we've grown to approximately 12,000 tax offices throughout the United States and around the world. When you join our team, you'll add to the momentum of a forward-thinking company - one that defined an industry and is now leading its transformation.
It would be even better if you also had... :
- Multi-unit people management experience in the retail, restaurant, banking, or other related industry; management of people within military service positions can also be a good fit
Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply!
What you'll bring to the team... :
People management experience, with the demonstrated ability to grow and develop associates
Demonstrated aptitude for growth plan execution and ability to lead towards growth culture
Strong decision-making and judgment skills and the ability to function well in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and a customer-centric mindset that seeks to understand and exceed client needs
Computer proficient with the ability to use MS Office
Bachelor's degree in a related field, or high school diploma with the equivalent combination of experience
Successful completion of the H&R Block Tax Knowledge Assessment or Income Tax Course (if preparing tax returns)
Multi-Unit Team Leader