Tax Analyst (Corporate Tax)

MFA is seeking to grow its Corporate Tax Practice with the addition of a Tax Analyst. This individual will build leadership qualities by taking ownership of customer engagements and expanding technical skills to broaden their knowledge base.

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Responsibilities

  • Display the ability to prepare complex corporate tax returns
  • Review simple tax returns prepared by entry-level staff
  • Ability to complete, research and address multi-state tax issues
  • Respond to tax notices and assist with tax audits
  • Assist in development of new staff by conducting training classes on software packages and introductory tax updates
  • Pursue an understanding of the “Tax Senior” job description and work towards development of such skills
  • Master tax and accounting software tools
  • Development of project management skills (e.g. management of multiple priorities, active communication with peers and colleagues, etc.)
  • Utilize Tax Staff Level 1 for return preparation assistance
  • Master the ability to research tax technical issues and prepare summary of findings
  • Stay current on new tax legislation
  • Responsible for direct customer nurturing activities as assigned
  • Responsible for completing 40 Continuing Education Hours annually as laid out in your customized Learning Path
  • Must attend at least one recruiting or networking event annually

Qualifications

  • At least one to three (1-3) years of prior experience in public accounting
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA candidate
  • Experience with general accounting skills
  • Two plus (2+) years of experience in a customer service or sales position in retail, restaurants, and/or consulting
  • Ability to speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations and demonstrate group presentation skills
  • Excellent written, spoken, and presentation skills
  • Experience with corporate, partnership, individual and trust returns

MFA Success Criteria

In addition to the above qualifications, in order to be successful at MFA, you must demonstrate that you:

  • Are innovative, resilient and resourceful
  • Crave freedom, responsibility and opportunities to lead
  • Are a strategic thinker
  • Enjoy solving hard problems – and asking big questions to lead you there
  • Thrive on the unknown, the unfamiliar, and the unexpected
  • Are uniquely curious in the face of ambiguity or change
  • Are a lifetime learner and strive to be at the top of your game
  • Are motivated by having a measurable impact on individuals, the Firm, our customers and our community

Additional Details

  • Location: Tewksbury, Massachusetts or Montreal, QC
  • Hours: Full Time (FT) or Part Time (PT). For additional detail regarding hours, please inquire within.

If these qualities resonate with you and your future goals, we look forward to hearing from you!

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