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BKD, LLP Full-Time Tax Associate (Fall) in New York, New York

Full-Time Tax Associate (Fall) Job LocationsUS-NY-New YorkID 2019-5721 Category Tax Overview

***This posting is intended for applicants seeking a fall full-time tax opportunity (Undergard + Grad) during the Fall of 2019. We are seeking candidates for full time positions in our tax department. ***

As an intern or associate at BKD, you will gain valuable experience and use your use your critical thinking abilities to help clients solve problems or apply your social skills to build rewarding business relationships. You will work with clients from a variety of industries as you develop your technical skills and strengthen the foundation on which you will build your career. You will also work alongside our senior staff and management personnel, learning from their experience as you develop your skill set.

Depending on local office needs, internships are available in audit, tax, or a combination of the two and can be part-time or full-time. Generally, spring semester internships run from mid-January through May 15th and summer internships can typically run from June through August.

About BKD

Take your career to the next level at a national CPA and advisory firm. At BKD, we offer the resources you need to go as far as your talent will take you. Build your skills focusing on specific industries and service areas while delivering unmatched client service to high-profile companies and organizations.

Work with great people and experience rewarding career opportunities. Our CPAs, advisors and dedicated staff serve clients in 50 states and internationally.

Make your first play at BKD

Whether you are seeking an internship, hoping to participate in our summer leadership program, or are ready to explore associate opportunities, BKD offers experiences that will get your career journey started on a path to success.
Responsibilities

Interns, Associates and Consultants may take on the following responsibilities:

Complete audit testing on financial statement accounts such as cash, accounts payable, or fixed assets
Work with client personnel to reconcile account differences and analyze financial data
Help draft management letter comments and the audit report
Prepare individual, corporate, partnership or other tax returns
Calculate tax extension or estimate payments
Participate in client meetings alongside BKD partners and managersQualifications

Successful Interns, Associates and Consultants display the following skills and characteristics:

Solid technical accounting knowledge
Effective time management
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong computer skills preferred, including Microsoft Office suite
Ability to work well with a team as well as independently
Problem-solving attitude
Willingness to take initiative
Close attention to detail
Ability to work under pressure and against deadlines
Intern candidates must be working toward an accounting degree and CPA exam eligibility, while associate positions require a bachelor's or master's degree in accounting and CPA exam eligibility prior to the start of employment
GPA of 3.2 or higher (in major and overall) preferred
U.S. citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status is required for intern and entry-level audit or tax associate positions.

Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com.


BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.

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