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Tax Director in Los Angeles Metro Area at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A booming Westside business management firm is searching for a Tax Director to take on the daily tax accounting operations of the company. This person needs to have a strong tax accounting background and have experience handling personal, business, partnerships, and individual tax. Ideal candidate will have prior experience coming from a small boutique CPA firm, public client service, and/or management firm. Is this a role that you can see yourself succeeding in? If so, please read the full job description below and see if this is a true match for your skillset and experience!


Included, but not limited to:


  • Review, oversight and preparation of complex income tax returns
  • Manage implementations of tax planning projects and the integration of target companies into company's tax operations process
  • Performance of the quality control review for all financial statements
  • Creation, maintenance, and adherence to financial and tax reporting policies and procedures
  • Overall supervision of all tax staff in the support and operations of their assigned business work team
  • Training and development of Accounting Managers and Staff Accountants on best business practice related to tax

Client Service

  • Building and maintaining positive relationships with our clients
  • Providing exceptional customer service by delivering high quality service and products
  • Working with clients to understand their challenges and goals and provide suitable solutions

People Management

  • Help recruit, train, develop, and retain top talent
  • Coach, directly manage and evaluate team members
  • Communicate professionally and effectively to all levels within the organization

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • Currently working as a Tax Senior Manager or Tax Director with a minimum of 10 years of experience with a Business Management, Public Accounting, or Entertainment client
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required; Master's Degree in Taxation a plus
  • CPA Certification
  • Proven record of building and maintaining long-term client relationships and successfully managing direct reports
  • Demonstrated ability to represent the firm in the business community and bring in new clients
  • Ability to provide high-level client satisfaction within budgetary and time constraints
  • Strong executive presence

Perks include:
Medical plans (free for employees), 401k match (4.5%), 3 weeks PTO, 6 sick days