Project Manager / Director
Greater Chicagoland Area, IL Opportunities Outside of PKF Mueller

PKF Mueller Posting on behalf of Tri-Merit.

The Project Manager position at Tri-Merit is generally suited for professionals with 1-5 years of experience in project managing research and development tax credit studies under Section 41 of the Internal Revenue Code.  In this role, you will be the primary point of contact with both clients and CPA’s as the qualification and quantification of credits are determined.  Responsibilities include client communication, data modeling, research of tax law and case precedent, employee interviews, contract analysis, client consultation on results, as well as evaluation of usability in light of business owners’ tax situations.  The role is primarily remote, but both in-person and virtual meetings with clients are expected.


 The ideal candidate would possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, preferably engineering, computer science, accounting, or corresponding experience in the field. Because of the uniqueness of this position, all degree fields will be considered.
  • 1-5 years of experience working in the specialty tax field
  • A desire to work in a remote team-based setting with other professionals and subject matter experts.
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) as well as competency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.