Litigation Director in Tampa, FL at CBIZ

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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Job Description

With over 100 offices and nearly 5,000 associates in major metropolitan areas and suburban cities throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers top-level financial and employee business services to organizations of all sizes, as well as individual clients, by providing national-caliber expertise combined with highly personalized service delivered at the local level. CBIZ has been honored to be recognized as one of the Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation for 2016. The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more. 

CBIZ and Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C. (MHM) are together ranked as one of the top providers of accounting services in the United States.  With more than 35 offices and more than 3,000 professionals in our Financial Services division, we serve the country’s growing mid-market public and private businesses.  MHM provides high quality audit and attest services, while closely associated CBIZ provides all other accounting, tax and consulting services.

Together, CBIZ and Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C. is the 4th largest tax, accounting, and consulting provider in the Tampa Bay area and the 10th largest provider in the country. For more than 25 years we have provided our clients with high quality, industry leading expertise combined with a personalized level of service delivered at the local level. From advisory, audit and tax, to valuation services and business consulting, we are known for being attentive to clients' needs and committed to maximizing all aspects of our clients' financial interests. Our 160 local professionals serve clients ranging from private and public companies in more than a dozen industries to professional services and not-for-profit organizations to high net worth individuals and family groups. Our Forensic Accounting team provides significant litigation support and expert witness services to our clients throughout West Central Florida. Our Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) practice has extensive experience assisting clients with due diligence, quality of earnings studies and structural planning on both the buy and sell side of transactions. Regardless of service niche, we work seamlessly across the entire Tampa Bay area bringing you a tailored approach to tackling your challenges and helping you achieve your goals.

Litigation Director 

We are looking for high achieving and enthusiastic professional with a desire to make a difference to join our team. Use your talent and passion to accelerate your personal growth and become a trusted business advisor to our world class clients. We offer an opportunity to rapidly develop your business and technical skills while simultaneously becoming a member of a team that values your opinion and experience.  


  • Manage multiple engagements which include consulting, compliance, and tax planning services

  • Consult with client service team to design and communicate innovative planning ideas for clients

  • Work with client service team to ensure coordination and implementation

  • Successfully manage client relationships by consistently providing clients timely and appropriate communication and services in relation to their needs

  • Participate and actively contribute to new business development activities

  • Supervise, motivate, and train junior level team members

  • Other responsibilities as necessary 


    Should be recognized as an expert and have testified on numerous matters at deposition, and trial Proven success and track record in building a profitable practice.  Recognized as a generator in the area of business development and sales. Solid capabilities for practice management, marketing and thought leadership. 

  • BA or BS in Accounting, Finance or Business preferred

  • Should be recognized as an expert and have testified on numerous matters at deposition and trial

  • Develops and strengthens long-term relationships with senior client management, manages client expectations, and ensures client satisfaction.

  • Establishes work plan for each client assignment including assigning tasks and responsibilities, and ensures completion in accordance with plan and client expectations.

  • Manages the assignment budget and profitability in area of responsibility.

  • Takes a lead role in managing engagements.

  • Reviews and prepares reports to ensure analysis adequately supports conclusions reached.

  • Provides staff evaluation and guidance during and at the end of each engagement as well as completes annual and semi-annual performance evaluations.

  • An ability to effectively present information and appropriately respond to questions from clients and team members

  • A track record of successful new business development experience a plus 

  • Excellent analytical, supervisory, organizational, and written and verbal communication skills necessary

  • Experience and continued interest in developing and mentoring junior team members

  • Proficiency in MS Word, Outlook and Excel required. 

  • Experience with ProSystem FX Engagement preferred

  • Ability to travel as required by business 


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