Tax Manager



Sales & Business Development
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Monday, May 20, 2024
Zeni is on a mission to build the world's most advanced CFO-As-A-Service platform, built from the ground up using AI and ML. Built by the founders of Mezi, an AI-powered Travel-As-A-Service platform, you'll be working with a team that has spent the last five years building and scaling one of the most successful human-assisted AI platforms.

We are currently seeking a talented Tax Manager to join our Tax team. We work with growth-stage technology startups; usually, Seed through Series C funded. As Tax Manager, you will help clients identify the best tax planning and strategy to support them in their growth stage. You will be responsible for income tax compliances to complete in a timely manner and mentoring the team.

Who You Are

  • Highly motivated with excellent communication skills, able to thrive in a global, fast-paced, dynamic startup environment with minimal direction, where building from scratch is essential for success.
  • A true team player, willing and able to roll up your sleeves to get things done; able to partner with key stakeholders across a global organization to successfully meet the various tax deadlines.
  • Experienced and motivated to build and mentor a high-performing global team.
  • A critical thinker with sharp analytical skills, and demonstrated experience in using data to tell a story and inform decision-making.
  • A developer of key processes, using the best tools and technology to drive best practices across the function.
  • A curious mind to learn, improve and automate processes
  • A subject matter expert who loves taxes, keeps oneself updated with all the tax changes, and mentors their team and clients on the same.


  • Review Federal and Multi-State Corporate tax returns including foreign reporting 5471/5472/8858/FBARs, and R&D Tax credit reporting
  • Hands-on experience in preparing and reviewing the tax provision
  • Responsible for managing and coordinating tax compliance and advisory work for clients
  • Assist with client relationships on day-to-day tax matters supporting management with service execution and development of extended services
  • Research and consult on technical matters and special projects
  • Manage, train, and develop staff. Participate in the performance review process
  • Manage the workflow and interaction with various teams to ensure the timely filing of tax returns and other deliverables.

Qualifications And Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Taxation, or Business Administration - THIS IS A MUST!
  • 5+ years of progressive tax compliance and/or tax consulting experience
  • CPA license or Enrolled Agent certification - THIS IS A MUST!
  • Experience working with startup tax compliances
  • 2+ years of supervisory experience