LWBJone of the Midwests leading CPA, consulting, and M&A
firmsseeks a highly experienced tax professional looking for an
opportunity to advance their career in our Ames or West Des Moines
The ideal candidate will have extensive tax consulting and
compliance experience with a drive to provide exceptional client
service. The capability to head complex issues and work on
consulting engagements are important. The ability to acclimate
quickly to our customer-focused and value-added environment is
critical. Individual must exhibit strong management skills and
desire to become a leader in our firm.
This position offers market-leading compensation and benefits.
It also provides significant opportunities for growth within a
highly respected, entrepreneurial firm that emphasizes work-life
In this role, you will:
Review and supervision of complex business and individual tax
Maintain, develop, and expand client relationships.
Ability to collaborate effectively with tax professionals to
provide comprehensive tax solutions and cultivate cross-functional
Initiate new tax processes to create process efficiencies and
support ongoing business requirements.
Act as a mentor to junior tax professionals by displaying
effective managerial skills, providing performance feedback,
on-the-job training, and ensuring responsibilities are consistent
with individual skills and professional goals.
Desire to participate in outside business development and
You should possess:
CPA license required.
Minimum of 6 years of experience in public accounting with
demonstrated skills necessary to ensure high-quality client
Well-rounded understanding of taxation with a focus on
closely-held businesses, Corporations, Partnerships, LLCs, and
individuals with a varying degree of net worth.
Emphasis/specialization in specific tax law area or
Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, oral,
and written communication skills.
The LWBJ employee experience
Our founders came from national firms but wanted to build more
personal and collaborative relationships with clients and staff.
While roles, responsibilities, and expectations are similar to
those in other sophisticated public accounting firms, we focus on
helping our people advance and enjoy rewarding careers.
Youll be able to engage with clients directly and work on the
kinds of projects typically handled by national firmsbut within a
smaller firm setting focused on team-building, employee growth,
client success, and career advancement. We not only expect you to
become more experienced and successful early in your careerwe work
to help you accomplish it.
Travel is minimized. Entrepreneurial spirit is nurtured and
appreciated. Work-life balance is highly valued. We encourage
everyone to work a schedule that fits their needswith flexible
scheduling options and a casual dress code. Mentorship and
continuing education are provided, as well as market-leading
compensation and benefits.
By size, LWBJ ranks in the top one percent of CPA firms
nationwide, and our team brings a wealth of national-firm expertise
to the table. Our entrepreneurial experience enables us to
understand and appreciate the issues facing middle-market
businesses and the individuals and families who own them. We
deliver a broad range of tax, accounting, consulting, and
investment banking capabilities to serve them.
How to apply
Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org . You may also mail it to
LWBJ Financial, Attn: HR, 4200 University Ave., Suite 410, West Des
Moines, IA 50266.
West Des Moines
4200 University Avenue, Suite 410
West Des Moines, IA 50266
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