Tax Manager - Nonprofits


We are seeking a Nonprofit Tax Manager in either our Long Beach or Irvine office.

Position Requirements:

  • Desire to become a tax partner in the Not-For-Profit area at a leading regional CPA firm
  • CPA/ MBT (MST) or CPA/JD/ LLM
  • More than six years of professional experience, with predominant and most recent experience at regional, national or Big 4 CPA firm
  • Reviewed or performed compliance on at least 50 not-for-profit returns (Forms 990/990-PF)
  • Reviewed or performed compliance on numerous unrelated business income tax returns (Forms 990-T)
  • Experience consulting with not-for-profit management regarding exemption applications, various tax and management issues
  • Progressive record of promotion
  • Successful in developing and mentoring staff toward promotion
  • Experience defending clients in IRS audits
  • Record of success in developing relationships within firm
  • Experience with software pertaining to not-for-profit returns

 Project Challenges:

First Year:

  • Ability to successfully take over from practice partner the day-to-day management of firm’s not-for-profit tax practice which includes 100 – 150 returns
  • Develop and mentor staff to permit increased delegation of duties
  • Run various not-for-profit tax engagements as needed

Long Term:

  • Develop relationships with and earn sufficient respect from staff, peers, senior managers and partners to warrant promotion to partner
  • Gain sufficient expertise within not-for-profit practice to become technical expert
  • Demonstrate sufficient success in business development with new and existing clients to justify admission into partnership
  • Develop community and professional relationships through participation/leadership in civic organizations and professional associations

Culture:

  • Possess team approach toward executing work and developing business
  • Be open to sharing an office with another Manager (Senior Managers have private offices)
  • Should seek balanced lifestyle characterized by firm

To Apply:
Email your résumé to Eileen Harris at eharris@windes.com with the position you are applying for in the subject line.