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Senior Tax Manager



Milford, OH, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 4, 2024
About Ascend

Ascend empowers entrepreneurial CPAs to reach their goals with an innovative growth model that brings their firms into the new age. Backed by private equity from people-focused Alpine Investors, Ascend is building a modern platform for regional accounting firms that enables them to stay independent while accessing the resources of a large CPA firm to help them grow. Ascend provides access to growth capital, robust talent acquisition, best-of-breed technology, a catalytic leadership system, shared back-office services, and modernized equity incentives so that firms can surmount today’s industry challenges and reach their full potential. Founded in January 2023, the company attained revenues sufficient to qualify it as a Top 100 U.S. accounting firm within six months of operation. For more information, visit

About Onpointe

Onpointe is a rapidly growing, forward-thinking consulting firm with locations in the Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Louisville metro areas. We provide a range of tax, accounting and advisory services to closely held businesses and high net-worth individuals. With a fantastic team of people that offer high-quality service with a relationship-first approach, we help clients successfully navigate a complex business world.

What You’ll Be Doing

Candidates at this level will need to have an active CPA.

  • Proactively build relationships and communicate effectively with the client to provide superior client service.
  • Perceptively identify tax risk management issues and work to develop various solutions to partner consideration.
  • Provide tax provision preparation, review, and support services to clients on complex engagements. Develop and ensure accurate, timely filings of all tax forms.
  • Serve as a trusted advisor to our clients, offering accurate recommendations and considerations.
  • Make suggestions to help improve departmental efficiency.
  • Possess strong technical taxation skills and the ability to form strong client relationships.
  • Experience in business development.
  • Additional duties as requested.


  • 10+ years of public accounting experience
  • CPA required
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field
  • Experience directly managing and interacting with clients through a variety of channels
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Thomson Reuters, UltraTax, QuickBooks, CCH Axcess & Engagement preferred