Tax Principal

Dallas, USA

Are you ready to step into a leadership role, but your current firm has been balking?

Have you been putting in the sweat equity, but aren't seeing the fruits of your labor?

Has the possibility of starting your own firm crossed your mind, but the risk of stepping out without a net seems a little unnerving in any climate - let alone in the middle of a worldwide pandemic!

Have you taken the step out on your own and now finding you enjoy being the chief, cook, but possibly not the bottle-washer?

Benaiah Consulting Group has built a reputation as being the premier recruiting partner to some of the most respected, longest tenured, successful CPA firms in the local market. We are the only firm in the country that focuses 100% of our efforts seeking out exceptional local and regional firms who are seeking exceptional talent to add to their teams.

Our clients are firms that place a high value on employee engagement, work-life balance, the flexibility to work remotely and the chance to build a highly successful and lucrative career in a public accounting firm without having to sacrifice your family at the altar of your job.

Many of our clients are firms that fly below the radar. Their client base may not be Fortune 100 firms, but they are the businesses that are the driving force in our day to day economy; small to mid-sized businesses that employ over 80% of the workforce and make up 99% of the overall incorporated businesses in the country.

We have recently partnered with a multi-location, mid-cities CPA firm that has a three-decade history of success in the local market and is looking to add a senior leader Tax Principal to their team.

In this role, our client is seeking a diamond in the rough that is ready to lead a team, build a business and do it with the support and backing of a firm whose client list is a Who's Who in the western Dallas and Tarrant County markets.

Our client is looking for a hands-on leader who enjoys being the boots-on-the-ground face of the firm while being actively involved in the community; someone that has the passion to interface with clients, direct the day to day activities of the operation and reap the rewards of that effort.

To succeed in this role, our client is seeking:

  • 8+ years overall tax experience with at least the most recent four-plus years coming in a public accounting environment
  • Excellent track record working with S-Corp, Partnership, High Net Worth Individual, Trust/Estate taxes across a varied industry group.
  • While less than 10% of the job will be responsible for compliance work, as the leader of the operation your fingerprints will be across all aspects of the work leaving the office
  • 4+ years in a supervisory/leadership capacity with a demonstrated history of building successful teams
  • Our client's average tenure is 7+ years so job stability is critical to their culture. If you have more than three (3) jobs in the last five (5) years, please provide an explanation in a cover letter


In recognition of your excellent skills, drive to succeed and a desire to build an exceptional practice, our client is offering:

  • Above-market base compensation
  • Annual bonus targets that have averaged 12-18% of base the last three years,
  • 100% employer paid benefits
  • Remote work flexibility while balancing time in the office


If any of this sounds intriguing to you - and you've been kicking around the prospect of a job change heading into the 2021 tax season - you owe it to yourself to set up a no-obligation, fact-finding call with one of our recruiters to see if this just might be the opportunity you've been thinking about.