EY Operating Model Effectiveness Tax Senior Manager in Chicago, Illinois
Operating Model Effectiveness Tax Senior Manager
Requisition # UNI00C2T
Post Date Jan 07, 2019
As companies evolve and expand, they have a goal of increasing operational efficiency to better serve their customers. To do so, corporate executives must understand their customers, competition and employees. They must also consider the financial, political, and operational risks associated with their business objectives. In addition, they must stay informed of changes in policies and rules regarding taxes, trade compliance, and the regulatory environment.. EY’s ITS practice, helps its clients address these considerations while they design and implement their global business strategies and Supply Chain models, through its National Tax Department group called Operating Model Effectiveness (OME). Our National OME group has career opportunities in an exciting, growing practice for tax professionals who want to use their tax knowledge to get practical and help companies improve their businesses around the world. EY’s OME practice is established, but still growing, because it is in high demand. The successful tax professional of the future is a strong tax professional who also understands their client’s business operations, risks, culture, and goals. EY leads in the integrated OME space, which means you’ll be working in a practice that offers opportunities that other firms can’t.
Our OME tax group is constantly evolving and is in high demand. As a member of this dynamic team, you will hone existing skills, learn new skills, and take on challenging responsibilities as they arise. You will have ample hands-on client interaction with tax and business professionals. In doing so, you will become a trusted tax advisor who understands how businesses in various industries operate and help them to achieve their goals. To help you grow, we offer personalized mentorship and development from successful thought leaders in the field, in an exciting environment where you have upward mobility, autonomy, client interactions and opportunities to travel 50% of the time. This means you can be located in almost any EY office in the United States.
Your key responsibilities
There isn’t an average day for an OME Senior Manager – so you’re likely to spend your time applying a diverse array of tax, economic, financial, and industry knowledge in a practical manner to client situations. You will help develop and deliver an array of quality OME work products (memoranda, financial analyses, supply chain models, IP management plans, etc.). Overall, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the OME innovation and thought leadership agenda and be a part of the practice’s continued growth.
Skills and attributes for success
Provide definitive guidance on complex value chain concepts, situations, and options
Possess strong business acumen
Articulate vision and manage multiple disciplines/functions to brainstorm about practical solutions relevant to a client situations
Create and apply tax solutions in a practical manner to client situations
Design and deliver tailored, quality OME work products in a timely and responsive manner
Determine and develop the appropriate documentation for clients
Create and drive OME innovation and thought leadership efforts
Experienced in market business development
To qualify for the role you must have
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree or PhD in Business, Finance, Economics or JD or LL.M. (Taxation)
Minimum of eight years relevant tax or supply chain work experience in a professional services firm or industry
Strong Subpart F experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Effective time and project management skills for projects that require cross-functional analysis
Ability to work in fast-paced professional services environment
Willingness to travel approximately 50% of time. Candidate can be located in any major EY office
Ideally, you’ll also have
- Experience in a professional services firm.
What we look for
We’re interested in people with initiative who are not afraid to speak up, with a genuine desire to make things better across the business. You’ll need strong software skills and the ability to handle complex data from multiple sources. If you’re ready to further build on your reputation as a professional advisor, 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 22 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
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.
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