Senior Associate | State and Local Tax (SALT) in Denver at CBIZ

Date Posted: 6/11/2022

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Job Description

With over 100 offices and nearly 6,000 associates throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers top-level tax compliance, consulting and co-sourcing services to Private Equity firms of all sizes, by providing national-caliber expertise combined with highly personalized service.

CBIZ has been honored to be the recipient of several national recognitions:

  • Top 101 2021 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation
  • 2021 America's Best Mid-Size Employers
  • 2021 Best and Brightest Companies in Wellness
  • 2022 Great Place to Work Certification
  • 2022 Top Workplaces USA

Together, CBIZ and Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C. (MHM) are ranked as one of the top providers of accounting services in the United States. MHM is an independent CPA firm that provides audit, review and attest services, while CBIZ provides, business consulting, tax and financial services.   

Essential Functions and Primary Duties:
• Advise clients on a full spectrum of corporate tax services including state and local tax planning, research, and other mergers and acquisitions activities
• Work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team that focuses on delivering due diligence and tax structuring services and communicates findings and opportunities to clients
• Liaise with a target company's finance/accounting departments and tax advisors to gather pertinent facts for an analysis of the tax risks
• Assist and advise clients on post-acquisition integration activities for state and local taxes
• Demonstrate understanding of the client’s business including analysis and planning of client
• Demonstrate good business writing skills and provide effective communication with internal and external clients
• Possesses general understanding of state and local income, franchise, gross receipts, property, sales, use and other tax concepts, as well as unclaimed property
• Adhere to engagement budget constraints and complete assigned tasks within the time
requested, explain variances when needed
• Achieve charge hour goals
• Review associates’ accounting, tax or auditing work: provide constructive review points
• May supervise Associate’s on engagements
• Train and mentor associate staff
• May be involved in the client billing process by assisting Managers or Directors
• Identify and begin to develop knowledge in selected specialty practice
• Leverage industry knowledge and business acumen blending cross serve opportunities into client
• Participate in practice development activities such as: membership in qualified organizations
capable of referring potential engagements
• Execute administrative duties as assigned
• Additional responsibilities as assigned

Preferred Requirements:
• Master’s degree preferred in Accounting, Taxation or related field
• A minimum of 3 years of experience performing tax research and providing technical advice on multi-state tax issues in a public accounting firm or a corporate tax department
• 1 year supervisory experience 
• CPA candidates

Minimum Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree required
• 3 years of experience in public accounting or related field 
• Ability to manage deadlines, work on multiple assignments and prioritize each assignment as
• Demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization,
both internally and externally
• Proficient use of applicable technology
• Must be able to travel based on client and business needs

The estimated rate of pay for this job is $80,000-$100,000/year, which may vary based on education, experience, geographic location, or other job-related factors.


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