Branch Manager - Tax & Accounting (French language required)

New York, United States | Full-time

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Company Overview

Since 2003, Jade Associates, a Fiducial business, has been providing specialized accounting and tax services to French expatriates and entrepreneurs. Jade became a part of the Fiducial family in 2015. Fiducial, founded in France in 1970, is a major provider of financial services (Business Counseling, Bookkeeping, Payroll and Tax Preparation & Advisory Services) to small businesses and their owners. As a trusted advisor to entrepreneurs, Fiducial provides the financial back office infrastructure to clients, allowing them to focus on what they do best:  serve their customers.

 

 Position Overview

Are you looking for an outstanding opportunity to grow with a successful global accounting firm?

Do you lead by action?

Are you a natural mentor, enjoying training and fostering people to support you and the company’s goals?

Do you have a passion for people, accounting and tax?

If you answered yes, look no further:

Fiducial is looking for a Branch Manager for their New York office. 

The Branch Manager is responsible for all branch activity including but not limited to: day to day team leadership and hiring, business development to grow and develop client base.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced accountant to provide their professional expertise to their local business community.

 

 

Desired Skills/ Experience/Attributes

  • 7+ years of accounting experience in a public accounting environment (knowledge of US and French accounting and financial statements strongly preferred).
  • 3+ years of tax preparation experience for international clients (corporate, partnership and high-net-worth individuals preferred)
  • 3+ years of proven experience growing and managing a team
  • 3+ years of experience and knowledge of specific international income tax compliance.
  • Proven ability to handle a high-volume workload at a high level of efficiency including monitoring production and payroll processing; answering technical processing and accounting questions; client reporting and client advisory services
  • Must be bilingual in French
  • 3+ years of proven experience in writing and maintaining complex reporting
  • Proven business development experience and past track record of generating new revenue.
  • High proficiency with accounting and office software applications

 

 

 The ideal candidate for this position:

  • Has a leader’s presence with an unrivaled ability to work with peers, staff and senior management collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Has strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Has exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Is a detail oriented leader and individual contributor with the ability to “think outside the box”
  • Possesses an unquestionable level of integrity and respects quality assurance requirements.
  • Has a history of building relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Is committed to fostering and maintaining a service culture.

 

 

 Education, Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Active professional license/certification; EA or US CPA and/or French CPA required