Crowe Horwath LLP State and Local Tax Manager in Grand Rapids, Michigan

State and Local Tax ManagerReq #: 15072Location: Grand Rapids, MIJob Category: TaxJob SummaryCrowe develops lasting relationships with clients by providing value, knowledge and strategy focus. As part of the Crowe Tax group, you will be part of a collaborative team with deep specialization. We use proactive approaches and innovative tax technology to provide high quality tax services to our clients. If you are committed to client excellence, want to be part of a growing organization and are looking to expand professionally, then Crowe is the place for you!We are currently seeking a Manager to join our growing State and Local Tax Team.Responsibilities:•Manage, direct and monitor multiple client engagements as well as serve as a business advisor to the client.•Formulate and deliver innovative tax planning and tax savings strategies.•Income Franchise experience preferred.•Research and consult on complex tax matters.•Ability to manage and develop staff in a highly interactive team environment.Qualifications•Bachelors degree required•Minimum of 4 years of state and local tax experience preferably in public accounting.•CPA or JD required.•Ability to manage and grow strong client relationships.•Effective writing, communication and tax research skills.•Advanced degrees or certifications are a plus.•Proven project and staff management a plus.•Experience with tax technology a plus.About the Team:The Tax team at Crowe develops positive relationships with clients by providing value, knowledge and strategy focus. As part of the Tax group, you will be part of a collaborative team with deep specialization. We use proactive approaches and innovative tax technology to provide high quality tax services to our clients. If you are committed to client excellence, want to be part of a growing organization and are looking to expand your career, then Crowe is the place for you.Our Benefits:At Crowe, we know that great people is what makes a great firm. We value our people and offer employees a comprehensive benefits package.How You Can Grow:We will cultivate your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. You will have the chance to meet on a consistent basis with your Career Coach who will guide you in your career goals and aspirations.More about Crowe:Crowe () is one of the largest public accounting, consulting and technology firms in the United States. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.Company OverviewYour Journey at Crowe Starts Here:At Crowe, you have the opportunity to deliver innovative solutions to today's complex business issues. Crowe's accounting, consulting, and technology personnel are widely recognized for their in-depth expertise and understanding of sophisticated process frameworks and enabling technologies, along with their commitment to delivering measurable results that help clients build business value. Our focus on emerging technology solutions along with our commitment to internal career growth and exceptional client value has r