Senior Tax Associate in Caldwell, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Caldwell, NJ
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Tax Senior

Seeking a Tax senior for a growing and well-established national firm in the North NJ office. The position requires a high-energy, experienced professional with strong interpersonal and supervisory skills.

Our growing Tax practice provides tremendous career opportunities in an environment of the highest ethical standards and professionalism. We are committed to practicing work/life balance, offer extremely competitive salary, and benefit packages.


  • Interact closely with clients to provide innovative business tax planning, consulting, and compliance services in a timely and effective manner.
  • Prepare and review federal and state corporate, individual, and partnership returns, including exercising professional judgement with respect to issue identification to develop solutions.
  • Supervise and help drive the success of multiple engagements in corporate, partnership and individual taxation.
  • Ensure complete client satisfaction through open communication, managing and meeting deadlines, and proactively sharing tax saving strategies.
  • Work closely with Partners, Senior Managers, Managers, and staff on client management, professional development, and business development activities.
  • Supervise, develop, train, and mentor staff- including performance and engagement reviews.
  • Attend professional development and continuing education sessions on a regular basis.
  • Other related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Accounting.
  • Masters in Taxation is a plus.
  • Minimum 4 years solid tax experience in public accounting.
  • CPA certification or working towards certification required.
  • Proficient with Quickbooks.
  • Ability to problem solve and think creatively and logically.
  • Demonstrated ability to self-direct and effectively organize, prioritize and manage multiple engagements under tight deadlines.
  • Outstanding leadership, mentoring, and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.