Buckingham Search

Tax Manager (State and Federal)

Buckingham Search - Bolingbrook, IL

We are searching for an experienced Tax Manager to lead the company’s tax compliance for state and federal corporate taxes including obtaining energy/R&D specific tax credits. The Tax Manager will focus on deadline specific projects for tax planning, audits, and tax accounting deadlines as required. The Tax Manager will report to the Chief Accounting Officer as part of the organization’s centralized accounting function in Bolingbrook, IL.


  • Develop, implement, manage, and maintain processes, procedures, systems, and compliance for federal, state, and local income taxes
  • Lead the coordination, compiling, and preparation of U.S. quarterly and annual income tax provisions
  • Prepare return-to-provision calculations and journal entries for annual tax accounting and reporting
  • Assess tax implications surrounding pending mergers and acquisitions
  • Recommend ways to minimize corporate tax through use of tax laws and regulations
  • Manage estimated tax payments, cash tax forecasts, and extensions; ultimately responsible for the accuracy and timeliness of filings for taxes and tax accounting purposes
  • Review and manage state income tax audits, including responding to IDRs, and maintain audit ready files
  • Lead selection and implementation of a Sales and Use tax software
  • Identify process improvements, including the design and implementation of new practices


  • Bachelor of Science in Finance, Accounting, or similar financial focus
  • CPA preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of corporate tax experience
  • Prior experience in a public accounting firm is preferred
  • Proficiency with GAAP and IFRS tax accounting is required

Posted On: Wednesday, March 1, 2023

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