Partnership Taxation Managing Director

Grant Thornton 12/1/2020 8:12:34 AM
JOB ID: 048473 Specialty:
Atlanta, Georgia




Partnership Taxation Managing Director(Job Number: 048473)


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Partnership Taxation Managing Director


Grant Thornton’s core business is audit, tax and advisory services. In short, we strive for a keen understanding of the client’s business in order to provide insightful and sound operational advice, recommend process improvement strategies, and offer suggestions to manage risk. Our professionals are thought leaders, providing personalized attention and quality service to our clients.

Grant Thornton’s responsive, partner-led Tax service teams help dynamic companies navigate complexity and grow with insightful, practical tax advice. In addition to tax professionals in our offices across the United States, our Washington National Tax Office provides deep technical knowledge and responsive support in local, state, federal and international tax. Our tax services include: compliance, human capital services, federal tax services, international tax services, state and local tax services, private wealth services, tax reporting and advisory, partnership taxation, not-for-profit tax, and mergers & acquisition tax services.

The Partnership Taxation Managing Director role sits within the Privately Held Business (PHB) Practice and is responsible for leading the local practice and providing high-value tax consulting services to our clients. Professionals in Partnership Taxation and General Tax work together to build a profitable practice, delivering high value solutions and strategies to partnership clients. The client base is primarily comprised of closely held businesses, partnerships, and other flow-through entities.


Effectively manage existing client relationships to enhance client satisfaction
Identify and capitalize on opportunities to sell services to existing and potential clients.
Effectively manage the fundamentals (i.e. realization, utilization, leverage, accounts receivable, and expenses)
Successfully integrate industry initiatives with local office strategy
Drive strategy development and implementation, profitability and growth for the Tax Practice.
Promote collaboration between service lines and industries to provide high quality client service.
Ensure the Tax Practice maintains a high level of quality and follows the firm’s quality control policies
Use knowledge of the client, competition, market and product or service to expand services to current clients. Serve as business adviser to client.
Proactively anticipate and stay informed of information related to their specialty, including regulations, market practices, trends, economic factors and risk.
Other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a Master’s in Taxation.

CPA, JD or LLM in Taxation.

At least ten years or more of progressive partnership tax consulting experience in public accounting or a combination of corporate and public accounting experience.

Experience in a medium- to large-sized public, regional, or national accounting firm

Hands-on, advanced experience using tax technology.

Demonstrated new business development experience

Majority of experience should be developing business with domestic corporate clients in the middle market.


Ability to work additional hours and travel to various client sites as needed.


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Requisition ID: 048473

Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, Georgia