Senior Tax Manager Arizona

Full time
Based on Experience
arizona 10/02/2018   Full time Based on Experience

REDW currently has a unique opportunity for an experienced, dynamic Tax Senior Manager who is eager to put her/his career on a fast track and become a firm principal in a shorter window of time than you will find elsewhere. If you have the drive and passion to lead with purpose, serve clients meaningfully, and mentor team members, all while having the freedom to develop your own client base, then REDW is your firm of choice.

The Tax Senior Manager works under the direction of the Tax Principals and performs tax related duties at the professional level and to ensure effective and efficient delivery of quality tax services relating to the day-to-day operations of the department. The Tax Senior Manager is responsible for preparing and analyzing tax records and reports, processes local, state, and federal tax returns and prepares claims for tax refunds; completes statistical and financial reports; participates in the organizational strategic development of the department. The Senior Manager provides assistance, training, supervision and review, regarding the work of other Tax Accountants and participates in business development and client relationship management.

The essential functions for this position include:

  • Uses research tools as appropriate; reviews tax research projects; initiates research projects as marketing tools.
  • Initiates client contact for proactive services; maintains professional relationship with assigned clients; develops additional services from existing clients; develops new clients or new services.
  • Effectively manages all tax department deadlines.
  • Monitors self-evaluation program for compliance; participates in STP as an advisor; may serve as a mentor.
  • Prepare level III returns with budget as necessary.
  • Presents in-house training on specialty tax topics.
  • Participates in Firm-wide development activities.
  • Supervises and mentors other accountants to develop their skills and expertise.
  • Engages in business development and client relationship management activities.
  • Assists the department Principals in the strategic development of the department.

 Qualifications Skills


Time management Advanced Multitasking Advanced Leadership/Management SkillsAdvanced Critical thinking and problem solving Advanced Analytical Advanced Able to prioritize deliverables Advanced Profx, engagement and other paperless tools AdvancedBookkeeping packages(Peachtree&/orQuickBooks) Intermediate Individual and business taxation principles Advanced Education


Bachelors or better in Accounting or related field.



In-depth knowledge of individual and business taxation principles, estates and trusts, and specialized knowledge in at least 2 areas of individual or business taxation.

Pass-Through Entities experience.

Experience with the management of Tax engagements and client relationships.

Experience with supervising and mentoring other tax accountants.

Demonstrated experience in business taxation, and trust and estate taxation.

7 years: Professional experience.


RIA Checkpoint experience.

Licenses & Certifications


Cert Public Accountant