tonneson + co

Career Opportunities

At tonneson + co, we are dedicated to finding talented and passionate professionals to join our growing team.

As a firm, we invest in our people for their long-term careers. If you think you have what it takes to be on our team, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter for review at careers@tonneson.com.

Open Positions

Human Resources Manager

The Human Resources Manager will play an important role in attracting and retaining top talent for our firm. We are looking for candidates with 7 or more years of experience in Human Resources, with at least 5 in a manager-level role or above. tonneson + co prides itself on being an employee-driven company with a meaningful focus on work-life balance. The HR Manager will constantly look for ways to enhance our culture and improve the employee experience.

Responsibilities:
• Manage all aspects of recruiting, employee engagement, and employee retention
• Work closely with hiring managers to assess talent needs, determine candidate qualifications, and develop job descriptions
• Leverage LinkedIn, Indeed, Glassdoor, and other digital resources in identifying candidates
• Manage college recruiting efforts to identify interns and first-year associates in Audit and Tax
• Develop and continually improve processes for employee reviews, performance management, and professional development pathways
• Manage the administration of benefits and compensation programs
• Work with junior HR staff to develop and deliver an employee onboarding and training program
• Manage employee relations, field questions, and foster employee engagement
• Plan training for staff on health and wellness, business etiquette, diversity, or other key topics
• Communicate effectively with leadership team to escalate issues and drive positive change
• Maintain and update the employee handbook and other human resources policy and professional development documentation
• Serve as the primary point of contact for legal and outside human resources consultants
• Stay current with the latest systems, processes, and trends in the field of human resources

Qualifications:
• BA or BS degree in Business, Finance, Human Resources, or related field
• At least 7 years of experience in HR, with at least 5 in a management-level position
• Recruiting experience is absolutely required
• Experience in managing compensation, evaluations, budgets, and employee retention programs
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong relationship-building and coaching skills
• Knowledge of HR policies, processes, and employment laws
• Experience in working with legal staff and external human resources vendors
• Certifications in Human Resources or affiliations with Human Resources professional organizations are a plus

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Tax Interns for January 2018

tonneson + co is looking for tax interns to join us in January 2018. We have tax positions available at our headquarters in Wakefield, Mass. and at our Boston office. We are looking for accounting, finance, or business majors who are interested in pursuing careers in public accounting at an entrepreneurial firm. We value our interns, and many of them choose to return after graduation as full-time hires.

As a tax intern, you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of tax engagements and assist in preparing tax returns for individuals, corporations, partnerships, and nonprofits.

tonneson + co interns work closely with a core team of managers who offer mentorship and guidance, every step of the way. Our office is casual, and we frequently have fun outings and team-building activities.

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Audit Associates

tonneson + co is looking for Audit Associates to join our growing team in Wakefield, MA. Audit Associates will work on audits, reviews, compilations, and accounting procedures within a variety of industries and companies and be directly involved in the tax return preparation for these companies.

You will have the opportunity to work with staff at all levels of the firm, from interns to shareholders, as you gain exposure to all aspects of conducting audits for clients. We are looking for candidates who are entrepreneurial, smart, and highly energized, with excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Responsibilities include:

• Work closely with clients to understand their business and industry, company structure, accounting procedures, and business goals
• Collaborate on engagement teams, learning all aspects of conducting audit, review or compilation engagements
• Assist with preparing financial statements and reports for clients
• Learn how to perform tests of internal control systems and assess risks
• Identify and communicate any accounting or reporting issues to managers and shareholders
• Prepare entity tax returns
• Organize and prioritize your workflow to ensure that project and client deadlines are met
• Show a willingness to learn new technologies and processes

Qualifications include:

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting
• Plans to pursue the successful completion of the CPA exam
• Strong teamwork, communication, and analytical skills
• Ability to travel to client locations as required
• Proficiency in MS Office applications
• Relevant work experience through internships or summer jobs is a plus
• Experience with ProSystem Fx products is a plus

We offer:

• An employee-empowered firm where you can help drive decisions
• Flex time and work from home opportunities
• Paid time off to study for the CPA exam
• Tuition reimbursement for advanced degrees
• Casual office attire, fun outings, and team-building activities

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Senior Audit Associate

tonneson + co is looking for a Senior Audit Associate to join our growing team in Wakefield, MA. Audit Associates will work on audits, reviews, compilations, and accounting procedures within a variety of industries and companies and be directly involved in the tax return preparation for these companies. We are looking for candidates who have 3-4 years of experience in public accounting. Successful candidates will be entrepreneurial, smart, and highly energized, with excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Responsibilities include:

• Work closely with clients to understand their business and industry, company structure, accounting procedures, and business goals
• Collaborate on engagement teams to conduct audits, reviews and compilations
• Prepare financial statements and reports for clients
• Supervise and train first-year and second-year audit associates
• Perform tests of internal control systems and assess risks
• Identify and communicate any accounting or reporting issues to managers and shareholders
• Prepare entity tax returns
• Provide exceptional client service

Qualifications include:

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting
• 3-4 years of experience in public accounting
• CPA preferred
• Strong teamwork, communication, and analytical skills
• Travel to client locations as required
• Proficiency in MS Office applications
• Experience with ProSystem Fx products

We offer:

• An employee-empowered firm where you can help drive decisions
• Flex time and work from home opportunities
• Tuition reimbursement for advanced degrees
• Casual office attire, fun outings, and team-building activities

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Tax Managing Director, Corporate

tonneson + co is looking for a Managing Directors in the Tax Department at our Wakefield, MA and Columbia, MD offices, specializing in C and S corporations and partnerships. The position will manage engagements for a wide range of clients ranging from global corporations, to closely held companies, to emerging entities.

Candidates should be entrepreneurial, critical thinkers, and highly energized, with excellent communication and supervisory skills. tonneson + co offers competitive compensation, benefits and advancement plans, with a strong commitment to flexible schedules and work-life balance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide tax planning and compliance services for C and S corporations and partnerships
  • Conduct multi-state tax filings
  • Perform tax accruals
  • Manage a portfolio of clients
  • Serve as a trusted adviser, offering clients industry expertise and knowledge
  • Work closely with engagement teams to continually add value to clients
  • Train and mentor tax associates

Qualifications include:

  • BA or BS in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • CPA certification or equivalent is required
  • MS in Taxation is desired
  • 15+ plus years of experience serving C and S corporations and partnerships
  • International tax experience is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and client relationship management skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Prior experience with ProSystem fx Tax, BNA products, and CCH Intelliconnect is desired

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Tax Director, Corporate

tonneson + co is looking for a Tax Directors in our Wakefield, MA and Columbia, MD offices, specializing in C and S corporations and partnerships. The position will manage engagements for a wide range of clients ranging from global corporations, to closely held companies, to emerging entities.

Candidates should be entrepreneurial, critical thinkers, and highly energized, with excellent communication and supervisory skills. tonneson + co offers competitive compensation, benefits and advancement plans, with a strong commitment to flexible schedules and work-life balance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide tax planning and compliance services for C and S corporations and partnerships
  • Conduct multi-state tax filings
  • Perform tax accruals
  • Manage a portfolio of clients
  • Serve as a trusted adviser, offering clients industry expertise and knowledge
  • Work closely with engagement teams to continually add value to clients
  • Train and mentor tax associates

Qualifications include:

  • BA or BS in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • CPA certification or equivalent is required
  • MS in Taxation is desired
  • 10+ plus years of experience serving C and S corporations and partnerships
  • International tax experience is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and client relationship management skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Prior experience with ProSystem fx Tax, BNA products, and CCH Intelliconnect is desired

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Tax Director, High Net Worth

tonneson + co is looking for Tax Directors in our Wakefield, MA and Columbia, MD offices, specializing in high net worth individuals and the management of estates and trusts. Candidates should be entrepreneurial, critical thinkers, and highly energized, with excellent communication and supervisory skills. tonneson + co offers competitive compensation, benefits and advancement plans, with a strong commitment to flexible schedules and work-life balance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide tax planning and compliance services for high net worth individuals, estates and trusts
  • Conduct multi-state tax filings
  • Perform tax accruals
  • Manage a portfolio of clients
  • Serve as a trusted adviser, offering clients industry expertise and knowledge
  • Work closely with engagement teams to continually add value to clients
  • Train and mentor tax associates

Qualifications include:

  • BA or BS in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • CPA certification or equivalent is required
  • MS in Taxation is desired
  • 10+ plus years of experience serving high net worth individuals and managing estates and trusts
  • International tax experience is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and client relationship management skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Prior experience with ProSystem fx Tax, BNA products, and CCH Intelliconnect is desired

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

Senior Tax Associates

tonneson + co is looking for Senior Tax Associates at our headquarters in Wakefield, MA and at our new office in Columbia, MD. Candidates should have three or more years of tax experience at a public accounting firm, working with businesses, individuals, and multi-family offices.

We are looking for critical thinkers with strong interpersonal, project management, and research skills. tonneson + co offers competitive compensation, benefits and advancement plans, with a strong commitment to flexible schedules and work-life balance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform tax planning and compliance services for multiple clients, including C and S corporations, LLCs and LLPs, trusts, individuals, and multi-family offices
  • Prepare complex state, federal, and international tax returns
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients
  • Conduct advanced tax research and report on findings
  • Train and oversee the work of tax associates

Qualifications include:

  • BA or BS in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • MS in Taxation is desired
  • CPA certification or equivalent
  • 3+ years of tax experience at a public accounting firm
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and client relationship management skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Experience with ProSystem fx Tax, BNA products, GoFileRoom and CCH Intelliconnect is desired

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to us at careers@tonneson.com.

About tonneson + co

tonneson + co is a regional public accounting firm with offices in Wakefield and Boston, MA, and Columbia, MD. We have a broad client base and offer diverse industry exposure. We take pride in our client relationships and focus on communication and responsiveness in all aspects of engagement performance.

We provide a professional environment that supports meaningful work-life balance. Our tax and audit teams are an integral part of our business development plan, and we support leadership initiatives for all firm members.

We offer a competitive compensation package and benefits plan in a pleasant work environment. All interested individuals are encouraged to send resume and salary requirements to careers@tonneson.com. No phone calls or unsolicited agencies please.