Tax Manager

Marcum   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 42 days ago

  • Marcum LLP is seeking experienced Tax Mangers to join our growing and well-established national firm in our Hartford and West Hartford, CT offices. The position requires a high-energy, experienced professional, with strong interpersonal and supervisory skills.
  • Our growing practice provides tremendous career opportunities in an environment of the highest ethical standards and professionalism. We are committed to practicing work/life balance and offer extremely competitive salary and benefit packages.
  • Responsibilities
  • Interact closely with clients to provide innovative individual and business tax planning, consulting and compliance services in a timely and effective manner.
  • Specialization and experience in both individual and business tax returns, with concentration in flow through entities.
  • Ensure complete client satisfaction through open communication, managing deadlines and proactively sharing tax saving strategies.
  • Provide proper representation with taxing authorities for clients under federal or state examination. Possess strong writing skills for responding to problem resolutions for tax notices.
  • Work closely with Partners, Directors, Senior Managers and staff on client management, professional development and business development activities.
  • Supervise, develop, train and mentor staff including performance and engagement reviews.
  • Be involved in practice development efforts of the firm.
  • Provide on the job training to subordinates
  • Assist partners with preparation of engagement budgets and staff performance reviews.
  • Review staff work product and ensure firm processes and quality control procedures are being executed.
  • Attend professional development and continuing educations sessions on a regular basis.
  • Communicate engagement needs to the client.
  • Recognizes extended services opportunities.
  • Keep current on professional announcements.
  • Proactively participates in professional development opportunities, i.e. Mentoring Program.
  • Present on a technical topic(s) for level training.
  • Cultivate effective relationships with client and staff.
  • Creative positive impression with client by exhibiting professional competency and ability.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in accounting required.
  • Masters in Taxation degree of LLM in Taxation a plus.
  • CPA certification required with a 5+ year public accounting tax experience.
  • Strong technical skills pertaining to tax preparation and review, tax compliance, agency correspondence and tax research.
  • Ability to problem solve and think both creatively and logically.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have outstanding work ethic, willing to roll up sleeves work attitude.
  • A demonstrated ability to self-direct and effectively organize, prioritize and manage multiple engagements under tight deadlines.
  • Outstanding leadership, mentoring and interpersonal skills fostering client and staff relationships.
  • Thorough understanding of complex tax issues.
  • Decisive ability to identify and execute solutions to problems.
  • Ability to attract and develop profitable, sustainable client relationships.