SALT Practice Leader

<p>Are you someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment where each day is different?&nbsp;Do you enjoy building relationships? Can you manage detailed work swiftly, correctly and efficiently?&nbsp; <br /><br />If you answered &ldquo;YES&rdquo; to these questions, you might be the perfect fit to join Clayton &amp; McKervey.</p>

Southfield, MI

Clayton & McKervey

<p>Hi! We&rsquo;re Clayton &amp; McKervey, a public accounting firm headquartered in Metro Detroit, specializing in International Tax, Advisory &amp; Assurance, Accounting, Consulting, and Digital Advisory services. We&rsquo;re proud of our Michigan roots, but consider the entire world your workplace. <br /><br />Who can you expect to work with at C&amp;M? Your clients will be middle-market companies competing in the global marketplace. You&rsquo;ll be part of a team that thinks and acts like entrepreneurs; speaking the same language your clients do.</p>

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Overview: Clayton and McKervey is currently seeking a Leader to establish and build a State and Local Tax (SALT) Practice within our firm.&nbsp; This opportunity will be focusing on consulting and planning as well as compliance.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Manage the delivery of a full range of state and local tax consulting services and advise companies on tax implications of their operations to develop a confident tax strategy</li> <li>Develop and lead a team responsible for ensuring quality control in state and local tax compliance for the firm&rsquo;s clients</li> <li>Manage state and local tax projects working with a variety of entities such as corporations, partnerships, estates and trusts.</li> <li>Lead and supervise state and local tax consulting engagements</li> <li>Work with the segment leaders of the firm to bring a holistic state and local tax planning approach to clients and prospects</li> <li>Help audit teams with review and analysis of state tax-related income and balance sheet items</li> <li>Build and manage client relationships</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>JD or CPA certification</li> <li>Significant relevant experience in state and local tax</li> <li>Expert knowledge in state and local taxes, including sales &amp; use tax, income/franchise tax, local business privilege taxes, abandoned &amp; unclaimed property, among others</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to think strategically and execute, based on firm focus and future of the tax service line</li> <li>Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite products, strong analytical knowledge in Excel</li> <li>Ability to demonstrate creative problem-solving skills and intellectually curious/motivated to develop professionally through continuous learning</li> <li>Excellent attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple projects within restricted timelines</li> </ul>