WithumSmith+Brown, PC Broker Dealer Tax Manager in New York, New York
Looking to work at a firm that encourages a work life balance and a path to Partner?
WithumSmith+Brown, P.C., is a forward-thinking, technology-driven advisory and accounting firm, helping clients to Be in a Position of StrengthSM in today’s modern business landscape. Withum empowers clients with innovative tools and solutions to address their accounting, tax and overall business management needs. Withum is a place where talent thrives. We recruit only the best and brightest people, with a genuine passion for the business.
Withum’s Tax Services team is made up of a brilliant team of tax specialists that work to ensure tax reporting obligations are met in an accurate and timely manner and minimize or defer the payment of taxes. Their comprehensive understanding of international, US federal, state, and local regulations, counting our affiliation with HLB international, allows them to help develop economical tax strategies anywhere. Their services include Business Taxes, State & Local tax, International Tax, R&D Tax Credit, Private Client services.
As a Tax Manager focusing on our Broker Dealer clients, you'll work alongside an integrated team of seasoned, well-known tax industry leaders. In this position, you will take a lead role on all aspects of tax engagements, supervise/mentor staff, and build/maintain relationships with clients.
Withum’s brand is a reflection of our people, our culture and our strength. We have become synonymous with teamwork and client service excellence. The cornerstone of our success can truly be accredited to the dedicated professionals who work here every day, whose mission is to help our clients grow and thrive - to be in a position of strength. But our commitment goes beyond our clients as we continue to live the Withum Way, promoting personal and professional growth for all team members, clients, and surrounding communities.
How you’ll spend your time:
Communicating and working directly with high level client personnel, firm audit and tax senior managers, directors and partners
Experience with C-Corp, S-Corp and business partnership tax compliance
Familiarity with broker dealers and SPACs
Handling high level technical and compliance issues, tax policies, and procedures
Providing financial services expertise involving tax research and application of specialize industry knowledge and accounting principles
Researching and drafting memorandum involving complex tax matters
Identifying and implementing tax planning opportunities
Training and supervision of staff accountants on financial service engagements
The kinds of people we want to talk to have many of the following:
Bachelor's degree in accounting with a CPA license, Master's degree or JD
Having a Master’s of Science in Taxation is a plus
5-7 years of prior experience working in the tax department of a public accounting, with experience leading multiple engagements and supervising staff
Excellent analytical and technical tax skills
Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing projects in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment
Strong leadership, training, and mentoring skills, coupled with excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills to represent the Firm well to client’s management
Excellent analytical, organizational, project management skills, and strong attention to detail
Withum will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran.