EY Tax Services Experienced Staff - National Tax - Business Tax Services - Accounting Methods & Inventories - Cost Segregation - Chicago in Chicago, Illinois
Tax Services Experienced Staff - National Tax - Business Tax Services - Accounting Methods & Inventories - Cost Segregation - Chicago
Requisition # CHI0070M
Post Date Apr 23, 2018
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.
Cost Segregation Services assists companies with analyzing the costs incurred to build or acquire building property, and segregating the costs into the appropriate depreciable class life. We use engineering and architectural costing techniques to identify assets that should be depreciated as separate tangible personal property rather than considered part of the longer-lived building property. This results in significant tax benefits for our clients with a material investment in building property.
Your key responsibilities
We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Cost Segregation Services practice. The ideal candidate will have experience in performing cost segregation studies, advising clients on fixed asset costs, classifications and policy, assisting on the adoption and implementation of the Tangible Property Regulations.
Skills and attributes for success
Researching relevant tax authorities and prepare engagement documentation
Translating complex data from a range of sources into client-ready insights and deliverables
Building effective long-term relationships with our clients, understanding their unique needs to provide a tailored service
Communicating complex tax issues to non-tax professionals and clients
Maintaining your reputation in your field by constantly updating and sharing your technical and finest practice knowledge
Identifying and reacting to risks and opportunities to improve our services and processes
To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor's degree in a related field, supported by prior cost segregation experience
Minimum of 1-2 years of work experience in professional services or professional tax organization
Proficient in reading blueprints, estimating costs of construction, and experience using cost-estimating manuals.
Excellent collaboration and negotiation skills, and the confidence to challenge senior colleagues and stakeholders from a diverse range of backgrounds
Ideally, you’ll also have
A proven record in a professional services environment
Experience in coaching and mentoring junior colleagues
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
The ability to adapt your work style to work with both internal and client team members
What we look for
We’re interested in people who are ready to become a part of a highly engaged, diverse, and dynamic team to help us continue to make a real difference to our clients. If you have a strong client focus, the ability to develop meaningful relationships and the ambition to deliver above and beyond expectations, 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.
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.