Tax Consultant in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Raleigh, NC
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description


Our client has an immediate need for Tax Consultant to support project-based initiatives, primarily at an experienced contributor level, and always doing hands-on work.

As a Tax Consultant, you may be required to support a variety of workstreams, including but not limited to:

  • Tax provision requests, calculations, and documentation
  • Income tax extensions & filings
  • Responding to tax notices
  • Acquisition and legal entity integrations
  • Sales, VAT, GST filings

Skills and experiences:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Tax
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • 3+ years of accounting experience in a Big 4 or Large Regional Firm
  • 5+ years of progressive tax experience
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office with an emphasis in Excel using pivot tables and v-lookups
  • Experience using tax software, preferably ONESOURCE, Vertex, CCH, Avalara

Personal attributes:

  • Client service-focused team player with a positive "can-do" attitude
  • Ability to commit for duration of engagement
  • Ability to work autonomously with little direction
  • Ability to upward manage hiring manager overseeing project delivery
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills


Vaco's accounting and finance team is made up of senior and executive-level industry veterans from public accounting firms and industry. We've done the audits, managed compliance with new regulations, and navigated mergers, integrations and other demanding projects.

We have direct relationships with hiring managers, so you can expect that we proactively market your skill-set to prospective clients that we mutually agree make sense-promoting your strengths to our client relationships.

Our projects typically last between 3 months and 6 months, but often go longer than expected. As the project has a clear end date, Vaco will work to secure a reference from the client, work with the Consultant to build a Case Study, and begin marketing for our next engagement.