EY Tax Services Manager - National Tax - Business Tax Services - Partnership Transactional Planning & Economics Group - Modeling - Minneapolis, Denver, Washington DC, New York in Washington, District Of Columbia

Title: Tax Services Manager - National Tax - Business Tax Services - Partnership Transactional Planning & Economics Group - Modeling - Minneapolis, Denver, Washington DC, New York

Location: US-DC-Washington

Job Number: WAS000XX

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Qualifications:

Our National Tax Department (NTD) serves high-profile, national and multinational clients, providing a range of domestic and international transactional tax planning services and tax-related advisory services. The combination of knowledge and experience forms the basis of our ability to assist clients in meeting their business objectives. We believe that by managing our clients’ tax obligations responsibly and proactively we can make a critical difference, and you’ll be at the heart of this mission.

The opportunity

EY's National Tax Department (NTD) serves high-profile, national and multinational clients and is led by nationally recognized tax professionals who represent some of the firm’s most senior tax talent. We provide a range of domestic and international transactional tax planning services and tax-related advisory services. National Tax includes top tax practitioners - many have held policy-making positions at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and on the staffs of Congressional tax-writing committees. The combination of knowledge and experience forms the basis for National Tax's ability to help clients analyze the effects of tax law and regulations and to assist clients in determining and implementing appropriate tax planning.

We currently have a career opportunity for a Partnership Transaction Modeling Manager in our National Partnership Transaction Planning & Economic group (PTPEG). This individual works on and is an instrumental part of multiple and challenging tax engagements to deliver quality tax planning services for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership and career advancement to the right candidate.

What to expect

Your typical day will involve working in small groups on projects with internal or external clients. You’ll be heavily involved in formal deliverables, developing partnership models, researching industry and company financial information and speaking to your findings. On top of this you’ll be exposed to companies across various industries and located around the world, learning new things every day. We’ll look to you to get familiar with tax policies and implications and build your knowledge around research tools and resources so you can speak articulately about a business or industry efficiently and effectively.

Your key responsibilities

  • Providing tax advisory services to clients on all aspects of joint venture and partnership tax matters, including acquisition, formation, operation, restructuring and disposition issues.

  • Applying tax technical concepts to determine the various transactional outcome involved in a particular deal structure and/or industry segment

  • Demonstrate an understanding of increasingly complex tax concepts and strong technical partnership tax skills, and effectively apply tax knowledge to client situations

  • Provide high-quality and 'time-sensitive' service that meet and/or exceed our clients' expectations.

  • Build on technical competence by taking advantage of learning from nationally recognized tax professionals.

  • Help to develop and guide staff and other junior tax professionals by providing effective performance feedback and ensuring team responsibilities are consistent with skills and developmental goals

  • Demonstrate professionalism through a positive and cooperative attitude and by maintaining the confidential and proprietary nature of client relationships and related work products.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field and approximately more than five years of related work experience; or a graduate degree in Tax or Law and approximately more than four years of related work experience

  • A valid US CPA license

  • Broad exposure to federal income taxation, with an emphasis on partnership taxation.

  • Comprehensive tax technical and advanced MS Excel skills

  • Willing and able to learn and work independently with minimal supervision

  • Excellent managerial, organizational, and verbal communication skills.

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines

  • Flexible and willing to travel as well as work in excess of standard hours when necessary

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience with modeling tax transactions

  • Experience with ASC740 tax provisions

What we look for

We’re interested in intellectually curious people, with a diverse set of interests and backgrounds and an entrepreneurial mindset. You’ll also need to have fantastic communication skills, the ability to manage your schedule, and enjoy going beyond assigned tasks to see the big picture. If you’re ready to make a tangible difference right from the start and bring your big ideas to this growing team, this role is for you.

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 three weeks 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 wellbeing.

Plus, we offer

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

  • 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

  • A rewards package tailored to your unique needs

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.