Senior Manager | State & Local Tax | Sales & Use Tax
Denver, CO 
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Job Description

At BKD, we view state taxes as an opportunity to save. We look for opportunities for savings in the area of state and local taxes (SALT). Our SALT team has extensive training in tax accounting, tax law, compliance, audits, and economic development benefits, and experience with the tax laws in many states. Our SALT solutions apply to sales and use taxes, income and franchise taxes, property taxes, credits and incentives, and many more thorough understandings of multi-state sales & use taxes.

What You Will Do:

  • Be well-versed in sales & use tax returns
  • Identify optimal filing options
  • Analyze and review apportionment information
  • Consistently identify engagement and operating opportunities for improvement and provide timely solutions and consultation
  • Understand nexus and revenue sourcing issues
  • Manage multiple concurrent engagements without disruption or loss of control and within scheduled deadlines
  • Plan and research tax issues
  • Manage multiple client relationships, billings, and resource needs
  • Prepare technical memorandums
  • Provide audit assistance
  • Assist with state income tax & sales/use tax compliance
  • Assist in managing, developing, and coaching professional staff

A Successful Trusted Advisor Has:

  • Experience managing multiple client engagements
  • Team and engagement management skills
  • Innovative ideas to servicing clientele
  • High-level analytical and reasoning skills
  • Ability to meet the stringent deadlines of our clients
  • Understanding of client service relationships and how to utilize firm resources to provide unmatched client service to existing clients
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 8-10 years or more of professional experience - public accounting experience is required, but the experience can include a combination of public accounting (tax) and/or industry
  • CPA license or J.D. and/or L.L.M designation preferred

Pursuant to Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: Annual Salary Target: $90,000 - $110,000

Please note: The above-noted compensation is for the Colorado market. Compensation for this role will be determined based on the experience, education, and skill set of the individual for the position. This amount is not representative of an employee's total compensation, which consists of, but is not limited to, salary (cash compensation), benefits, profit-sharing contributions, CPA Exam incentives, and other forms of compensation. To learn more about BKD's benefits, visit this page: . BKD reserves the right to make changes to the above figure based on business needs.

At BKD, our mission is to provide rewarding career opportunities and invest in the success of our people. Through award-winning learning and development, coaching, and career advocacy programs, you will have the tools to make every play count and reach your professional goals. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to influence innovation and build long-lasting relationships. As a BKDer, you will be able to learn, lead, serve, and be recognized for your contributions.

As a part of our People First culture, we invest in the well-being of our Trusted Advisors so they can provide Unmatched Client Service. Click here to learn how we invest in our people: .

Make your next play at BKD.

About BKD

BKD, a national CPA, and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,900 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting, and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at .

Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected classifications.

It is BKD's standard policy not to accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates.

  • BKD expressly reserves the right not to consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services, and recruiting agencies.
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8 to 10 years
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