Join a team focused on the success of our customers, the success of our communities, and the success of each other. Farm Credit East is the leading provider of loans and financial accounting services to farmers, foresters, fishermen, and agricultural business owners across the northeast with over $7 billion in loan volume and over $25 million in financial accounting service revenue generated annually. When you pursue a career with Farm Credit East, you have the opportunity to positively impact the families and businesses that drive the Northeast economy.
As a Business/Tax Consultant, you will provide high level consulting services for a fee to Farm Credit East clients. This position will focus on serving clients in various agricultural industries, specifically advising in the areas of taxation, profitability improvement, capital budgeting, cash flow management, and business planning/management. The successful candidate may also advise clients in the areas of intergenerational transfer, estate/retirement planning, entity selection and implementation, and business dissolution.
The successful candidate is expected to have seasoned knowledge in tax preparation and tax planning, as well as extensive experience in various business management topics. This individual needs the interpersonal skills to work in a consultative manner with farm business people and the drive to seek out and sell sufficient consulting engagements to meet billing goals. This position requires travel primarily along the east coast from Maine down to Connecticut and Rhode Island.
With minimal supervision, depending upon experience, the incumbent is accountable for:
Farm Credit East is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. It is our goal to make employment decisions that further the principle of equal employment opportunity by utilizing objective standards based upon an individual's qualifications for a specific job opening.
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