Blackden Consulting

US Tax Manager (100% Remote OR Hybrid)

Job Description

Posted on: 
November 24, 2022

We're seeking a US Tax Manager to help manage the individual tax portfolio of a client in Switzerland. This role can be carried out remotely from UK, Germany, Austria or in Switzerland.

German skills and knowledge of the Swiss tax system relating to US tax filers would be fantastic, but not mandatory.

Strong technical skills, someone who is outgoing, willing to lend a hand with blog posts on current tax topics, has experience with streamline filings and expatriation returns.

Start date: ASAP/understanding 3 months is a common notice period.

Certification: CPA/EA/JD - either is fine.

Title: US Tax Manager

Location: Remote from Germany, Switzerland, Austria or the UK.



  • Prepare and sign off on 1041’s, 709’s, 706’s, 8840, 3520’s, 1040NR (3520A’s for pension trusts not a deal breaker) & 8833 treaty elections.
  • Identify tax planning opportunities and traps and advise clients accordingly.
  • Write, research and formulate opinions for Company & Personal Blog Posts.
  • Management of the individual US tax team; including contributing to in-house technical training sessions.
  • Ability to research technical issues, draft cover letters to clients, outlining the tax position take on a clients return on various issue, with support e.g. code sections/reg sections & PL.
  • Ability to formulate an opinion on various technical tax topics, including support for the position taken.
  • Desire and ability to become known in the community as a technical US tax resource.
  • Ability to sell consulting services to an existing client or sell work to an NPC.
  • Review a clients existing files, and past returns, find errors if there are any, and discuss possible solutions or changes to a client.
  • Discuss current year and next year issues with a client, so you can advise them if they could do something in a more tax efficient manner.
  • Managing a team of Tax Associates and Senior Associates.

Job Requirements

  • CPA, Enrolled Agent or Juris Doctor
  • German or Italian speaking is desirable
  • 6+ years US individuals tax experience


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