SALT Supervisor – Birmingham, AL

Warren Averett is seeking an experienced tax accountant for our firm.  The ideal candidate will possess their CPA, have a minimum of 5 years of public accounting experience and be experienced in State and Local Tax (SALT).


  • Review complicated tax returns for privately held companies in a variety of industries (C-Corp, S-Corp, and Partnership experience preferred)
  • Work closely with companies to effectively identify tax planning and risk management opportunities
  • Assist in Federal and State audit examinations and monitor RAR adjustments for state tax impact
  • Analyze potential federal and state tax incentives and credits in order to maintain low ETR
  • Analysis of state tax sourcing of receipts to develop filing methodologies for various jurisdictions
  • Awareness of compliance risks outside of financial industry’s traditional tax obligations
  • Assist in sales use tax controversy, if any
  • Tax risk assessment and mitigation including development of structural assessment plan
  • Review state tax provision/state tax true-ups 
  • Participate in industry efforts and programs with colleagues and advisors
  • Assume responsibility: including client contact, coordination within the company, staffing requirements, administrative documentation, and preparation timing for engagements
  • Participate with more experienced personnel in planning and researching complicated tax issues and direct clients on the optimal solutions
  • Work on special projects and oversee the activities of associates and senior associates
  • Develop and maintain quality client relationships
  • Develop skills to attract new clients and market the company's services and products and facilitate expansion of business with existing clients


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with a minimum of 5 years of experience in public accounting
  • Possession of CPA
  • Excellent communication skills for interaction with staff and clients
  • Ability to provide guidance and direction to department staff who are not direct reports
  • Specialty in SALT work


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