Employment Opportunities

EHTC (Echelbarger, Himebaugh, Tamm & Co., P.C.) is a mid-size professional services firm providing audit, tax, accounting, technology solutions, forensic accounting, litigation and valuation support, and management advisory services. We serve the needs of mid-market businesses, service organizations, and individuals. For more than 42 years, we have provided quality service and leadership through the active involvement of our experienced and committed professionals. We are dedicated to helping our customers and employees develop and grow to their fullest potential.

EHTC’s Core Focus is “Achieving Your Full Potential through Comprehensive Accounting, Finance and Tax Services.” As a team member at EHTC, your everyday actions will exhibit our Core Values of willingness to grow, going above and beyond, having a passion for living and exhibiting exceptional teamwork. These Core Values reflect our everyday actions, including how we manage our work, relationships and ourselves.

 

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Tax Manager - Family Wealth Expertise

EHTC has experienced significant growth over the past few years and is seeking a full-time, experienced Manager for the Family Wealth Industry. As a rapidly growing midsize accounting firm in West Michigan, we combine deep industry experience, comprehensive accounting and advisory services with a strong commitment to personal service. This position is hands-on managing EHTC’s client engagements while reporting back to Partners and Senior Management. Duties for this position include involvement in all phases of client engagement – the execution of the engagement letter, assisting staff, performing technical research, reviewing returns and communicating with the client throughout the entire process. As a full-service public accounting firm providing business solutions, EHTC is able to offer our people opportunity and experience in a full complement of industry-specific functions. 

 

Responsibilities:

    • Our ideal candidate will possess 5-7 years of family wealth accounting experience in a tax environment, with a concentrated focus on servicing high net worth individuals and their various investment entities and family trusts
    • Tax return expertise for various trusts, charitable remainder trusts, foundations, and investment partnerships
    • Technical expertise to read and understand trust and LLC agreements
    • Ability to manage multiple engagements at the same time including ability to execute under pressure during tax deadlines
    • Organized and excellent communicator of status updates, outstanding or missing information, new opportunities, etc.
    • Develop and maintain client relationships including the client’s family wealth advisors such as bankers, investment advisors, legal, etc., to ensure the highest level of customer service is achieved
    • Willingness to help recruit others or identify team members to specialize in this area as to grow a larger team for the firm to best serve our growing client needs
    • Delegate work to staff according to their experience and capabilities in conformance with the planning documents described above
    • Review the tax working papers, tax returns, and determine that the engagement has been performed in accordance with professional standards and the terms of the engagement letter
    • Provide overall leadership, supervision, training, and performance feedback to team members
    • Develop business by expanding existing relationships with clients, maintaining personal networks, and participating in civic, charitable and professional organizations

Essential Job Requirements:

    • 5-7 years of experience in public accounting
    • Thorough knowledge of the tax process
    • Excellent MS Office experience
    • Knowledge of Accounting and Tax Software is required
    • BS in Accounting from an accredited university; Masters in Tax preferred
    • CPA Certification required; additional certifications desired
    • Strong skills in oral/written communication, research and general accounting
    To apply, email careers@ehtc.com 

 

About EHTC

EHTC's team members exceed in the areas of tax, accounting, business litigation, valuation, accounting services, technology solutions, personal planning, and management advisory services. We serve the needs of mid-market businesses, family owned businesses, manufacturing, distribution, professional services, healthcare providers, not-for-profit organizations and individuals. Since 1977, the firm has experienced remarkable growth as a result of helping both our clients team members succeed and was named as one of the 2020 Accounting Today's Best Accounting Firms to Work For.

Echelbarger, Himebaugh, Tamm & Co., P.C. is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, disability, national origin, height, weight, marital status, veteran status or any other status within any other protected group.