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Rödl & Partner is one of the leading global accounting, tax, and business advisory organizations dedicated to serving the needs of privately owned companies of German or other European origin that operate globally. By focusing on this unique niche, we have developed a dynamic group of professionals that offer exceptional service. We serve our clients through 6 offices within the United States of America and 91 offices worldwide.

Our goal is to help our clients grow faster by providing business services that deliver measurable value. To achieve this goal, we recruit exceptional candidates who want to make a difference and be an important part of our future. We invite you to visit our Web site at and consider the following career opportunity.

Company Facts

  • Our worldwide headquarters in Germany is listed as one of the Top 500 Companies in Europe
  • We have approximately 3,500+ employees worldwide with 91 offices in 40 countries.
  • Our six offices in the US are located in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Greenville, SC, Charlotte, NC, New York, NY and Birmingham, AL. We are among the fastest growing firms in America, tripling in size since 1995.
  • Bowman’s Accounting Report has named us the 2nd fastest growing CPA firm in America, as well as one of the 25 best accounting firms in the U.S. for fiscal and management performance.
  • Our professionals are more than just auditors or tax consultants – they are trusted business advisors at the highest level of international business.

Position Description

We are currently seeking an Associate to join our international tax practice in Atlanta, GA. Your responsibilities will have a strong focus on expatriate and inpatriate tax matters, but will also include general U.S. individual and corporate tax matters of our unique client base of mostly foreign individuals and foreign owned companies.

We will not constrain your career development to a specific service line but offer vast opportunities to explore our other specialties such as outbound international taxation, transfer pricing, state and local taxation, or credit and incentive consulting or allow you to develop yourself as a generalist in corporate, partnership, and individual tax questions of U.S. inbound businesses and foreign investors.

As an entrepreneurial firm, we value individual responsibility and initiative, and give professionals the opportunity to work in direct contact with our clients as soon as they are ready to do so. This requires both a strong academic background and the people skills of a true professional. We truly believe in flat hierarchies and open communication and offer a casual work environment of highly motivated individuals with very diverse professional and cultural backgrounds.

Position Responsibilities

  • Review tax returns, equalization calculations, and other miscellaneous tax forms for expatriate employees
  • Review U.S. payroll reporting, withholding for wages paid to expatriate employees for accuracy including annual compensation statements
  • Design and implement expatriate tax program policy and administration
  • Prepare complex individual income tax returns of high net worth individuals with substantial offshore investments and holdings.
  • Effectively communicate with our foreign offices and other foreign advisors of our clients
  • Serve as a tax advisor to clients in a range of industries in domestic and international tax matters and support our generalists in responding to tax related questions.
  • Assist in monitoring multiple client engagements while serving as a business advisor to the client
  • Research, write, and review client tax advice relating to domestic and international tax matters
  • Supervise and aid in the development and training of new and experienced staff professionals

Opportunity for Advancement

Given the non-traditional nature of our firm and the growth we have experienced, there is significant opportunity for professional growth and advancement in the firm including the potential to become a partner.


  • Minimum of three years of experience in expatriate or individual tax with a national or large regional accounting firm
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is generally required; J.D., LL.M. in Taxation, and/or Master’s in Taxation (MST) from an accredited college/university is preferred.
  • CPA (or commitment to pass CPA exam and obtain CPA licensure before being promoted to Manager), Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar required.
  • Thorough knowledge of individual tax planning for employee cross-border movement including foreign national and expatriate issues, foreign tax compliance and the tax equalization process
  • Solid understanding of international income tax treaties
  • Strong planning, research, writing and communication skills
  • German language skills preferred but not required

Please send your resume to Sarah Leist at

No phone calls or agencies please.

We thank all who express interest in this opportunity; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Rödl Management, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Founded in 1976, Rödl Management, Inc. serves non SEC private small and midsize clients through 6 offices in the United States.


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