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Currently in B4 tax specializing in financial services. Looking for a tax manager position in pre IPO in Seattle area. My financial services background + no industry experience thus far have been a major issue getting through the resume cut. Does anyone have any tips, connections and/or anything to share on how I can make that jump?

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What kind of experience do you have in financial service ?

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Well that’s a bit rough to tailor your experience for in house tax manager roles but if you have ever worked on a big bank or insurance provision engagement, you can probably focus on the stuff you did around ASC740.

Your experience and background has no overlap with a pre-IPO company. There is no way you could make this jump unless you stay and do provisions for a few years.

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