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BKD, LLP Tax Senior Manager in Chicago, Illinois

  • Provide tax compliance and tax advisory services to individuals, partnerships, S corporations and corporations in a variety of industries

  • Help develop, build and manage client relationships

  • Assist in managing, developing and coaching professional tax staff

  • Review returns prepared by tax associates and seniors

  • Effectively delegate responsibilities to others, monitoring efforts of engagement teams

  • Exhibit effective communication and listening skills

  • Proficiently use technology tools in regular assignments and demonstrate commitment to improving work processes through use of technology

  • Successfully research complex tax issues, apply findings to projects and clearly communicate those findings in writing

  • Minimum of 7 years or more of related experience in public accounting or corporate tax department

  • Bachelor's or graduate degree in accounting, finance or related field

  • Current CPA license is required

  • Experience managing multiple client engagements

  • Dedication to client service

  • Partnership tax experience is a plus

  • Excellent supervisory and time management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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.

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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.

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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

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