Tax Senior Manager - National Tax in San Francisco, CA

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8 - 10 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

Introduction to the team

Tax Services' teams deliver quality tax solutions to public and privately owned middle-market companies, not-for-profit organizations and high net worth individuals.

Individuals who thrive at Moss Adams exhibit the following success skills – Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Executive Presence, Growth Mindset, Intellectual Curiosity, and Results Focus.


  • Serve as a firm technical resource for your area of specialization (e.g., partnerships, S Corps, tax controversy or another specialty area), including:
  • Consult with tax partners and senior managers on complex technical matters
  • Develop and implement planning strategies
  • Instruct at internal firm training conferences
  • Draft articles for internal and external audiences
  • Leverage technical knowledge and experience to provide effective project management and practice development, delivering timely and responsive services and products that meet and/or exceed client expectations
  • Assist in driving tax practice growth initiatives across tax technical disciplines, including:
  • Collaborate with tax specialty leaders to identify tax service opportunities and coordinate development of related resources, including service delivery tools, marketing and training materials, and team collaboration websites
  • Identify, coordinate development, and review articles on new tax developments aimed at clients and prospects and/or internal firm professionals
  • Assist in firm tax practice management, including:
  • Monitor, update, and implement firm tax practice policies, including professional standards applicable to tax service providers, engagement agreements, and other risk management areas
  • Consult with practice office professionals regarding risk management issues


  • Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree in Taxation and/or JD with LLM in Tax preferred
  • Minimum 8 years of tax experience; preferably gained within a public accounting firm
  • CPA, bar membership or equivalent credential required
  • Well-rounded tax professional with diverse technical experience, but who also has specialized in a technical area
  • Possesses ability to analyze complex business transactions and evaluate the tax consequences
  • Experience supervising and training staff
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal & written communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills and strong organizational techniques
  • Able to work effectively both as part of a team and independently
  • Able to handle multiple priorities, tasks and simultaneous projects
  • Able to attain visibility and recognition firm-wide within your specialization