EY Tax Services Senior - National Tax - Indirect Tax - Unclaimed Property Services in Los Angeles, California

Title: Tax Services Senior - National Tax - Indirect Tax - Unclaimed Property Services

Location: US-CA-Los Angeles

Job Number: LOS00306



Join our globally integrated team of dedicated indirect tax professionals and you’ll have the opportunity to combine your technical knowledge and industry understanding to identify risks and sustainable planning opportunities for our clients. You’ll help us provide effective processes, improve day-to-day reporting, reduce attribution errors and costs, and ensure indirect taxes are handled correctly for our clients.

The opportunity

Our tax function is constantly evolving, and it’s here you’ll find everything you need to grow as we do. It’s all about taking on new skills and responsibilities as they arise, and making the most of our dedicated mentors and training programs. It’s here that you’ll have the opportunity to contribute your technical expertise and experience related to compliance, audit defence and consulting for abandoned and unclaimed property. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, career advancement and feedback.

Your key responsibilities

You’ll likely spend much of your time supporting client consultations and challenging the unclaimed property and escheat approach for optimal effectiveness. We’ll look to you to develop strong relationships with our clients and team effectively with internal resources. To make that happen, we’ll look to you to implement your knowledge of unclaimed property concepts and requirements. You can expect to be working in a highly collaborative culture, where listening to and sharing information with colleagues is an essential part of the role.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Contributing to client satisfaction by providing timely and responsive services and work products

  • Staying informed of current technical developments and effectively apply knowledge to client situations

  • Thoroughly and accurately analyze information; prepare quality, practical approaches to the client's unclaimed property situation and arrive at appropriate conclusions

  • Demonstrate an understanding of increasingly complex unclaimed property concepts.

  • Participate in and contribute to achieving team goals

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor's degree and 3 years of related work experience

  • Technical experience related to compliance, audit defence and consulting for abandoned and unclaimed property services

  • Performance and process advisory experience related to unclaimed property compliance

  • Broad exposure to state and local taxation

  • Excellent organizational, analytical and verbal/written communication skills

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant unclaimed property consulting experience within a professional services environment

  • Ability to obtain CPA certification, Member of the US Bar or professional designation from the IPT

What we look for

We’re interested in people who can manage multiple challenging tax engagements and contribute to the delivery of innovative tax planning ideas for our diverse clients. We’ll look to you to develop strong relationships across a network of existing and future clients, focusing on providing insight and implementing operational efficiencies while demonstrating a solid understanding of their business.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 15 days of vacation plus ten observed holidays and three paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.

EY, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.