H&R Block Multi-Unit Team Leader in Ithaca, New York
Multi-Unit Team Leader
Our Company :
At H&R Block, we believe in the power of people helping people. Our defining Purpose is to provide help and inspire confidence in our clients, associates, and communities everywhere. We also believe in a connected culture, valuing diversity and inclusion and making everyone feel like they belong.
We strive to continuously improve our business and have committed to a long-term strategy and transformation plan known as Block Horizons 2025. Our end goal is simple: bigger ambitions, faster transformation, and extraordinary results. It's an exciting time to be a part of H&R Block!
At H&R Block, we're curious, creative, and always on the move. If you embrace challenges as opportunities and seek to make a meaningful difference where you live, work, and play, our door is always open.
A Typical Day...
Helping others is what we do best here, which means you will get to see the impact of your work firsthand. As you inspire people to make confident, informed decisions about their lives, careers, and money, you will build client relationships that will grow stronger each year.
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.
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
Perks of the job...
At H&R Block, we believe and invest in our people by committing to their total well-being. Our benefit offerings can help associates plan for their unique health, well-being, and financial wellness needs.
Medical coverage - allows eligible associate well-being programs including mental health support and coaching
401k Retirement Savings Plan and Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Tax prep benefit - allows eligible associates to receive the same tax preparation as our clients, all with no direct cost to you!
Other perks like flexible/remote opportunities that meet your life, collaborative teams and much more!
The Community You Will Join:
At H&R Block we remain committed to building a Connected Culture - one in which trust, care, and connections are how we work together as we continue to create an environment where everyone feels safe to bring their authentic self to work every day and feels like they belong as part of a larger team.
You will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists! You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow and support each other.
H&R Block is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and celebrate diversity in the workplace regardless of gender, race or color, ethnicity or national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.
If you're looking to make an impact, H&R Block is the place for you.
What you'll bring to the team... :
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
Conduct timely performance reviews and partner with Associate Relations Center to resolve associate issues and address performance concerns
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
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
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
Successful completion of the H&R Block Tax Knowledge Assessment or Income Tax Course (if preparing tax returns) and 3 hours of Tax Update
Bachelor's degree in a related field, or high school diploma with the equivalent combination of experience
Multi-Unit Team Leader
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Pay Range Information:
The pay range for this position is listed below. Local minimum wage laws apply. This information is posted pursuant to local requirements to provide applicants with information about what they might be eligible to receive. Individual pay decisions will depend on job-related factors such as experience, education, skill, performance, and geographic location where work will be performed.
Successful candidates may be able to participate in one or more incentive compensation or short-term incentive plans, which could generate additional earnings in accordance with the terms of each plan.
Qualifying associates can enroll themselves and/or their eligible dependents in medical and prescription drug coverage; can participate in the H&R Block Retirement Savings Plan (401(k) Plan), the Employee Assistance Program, (virtual) fitness center programs, and the associate discount program; are automatically enrolled in Business Travel Accident Insurance; and receive Associate Tax Prep benefit.