EY Tax Services Senior – Federal Consulting – Quantitative Services in Chicago, Illinois
Tax Services Senior – Federal Consulting – Quantitative Services
Requisition # CHI009JX
Post Date Apr 09, 2021
cutting-edge solutions to some of the world’s largest organizations and middle market and private companies. As a member of our BTA team, you will solve problems, add value and assist companies navigating an increasingly complex post-tax reform environment.
As a BTA QS Senior, you will have an opportunity to work on some of the most complex tax issues and translating them into effective tax strategies focused on managing the impact tax has on our clients’ business.You will be part of the team focused on identifying the various cash tax savings and refund opportunities in the areas ofFDII, BEAT and GILTI planning; R&D credits; accounting methods; capitalization and cost recovery; transaction costs; inventory; and others.
Mentored by nationally recognized professionals, you’ll be a trusted business advisorby delivering on our promises to our clients. Additionally,you’ll be part of a rapidly growing team that is working with and supporting the EY comprehensive business tax advisory strategy. With the support of some of the most experienced professionals in the business, you can expect to develop your career at EY and build a strong foundation in your tax technical, management, marketing and business skills.
Your key responsibilities
You will be part of a team serving clients in various public and private industries and sectors. You will have an opportunity to directly interface with our clients and support the day-to-day project management activities by analyzing the client data/information and preparing the commensurate analyses. You will support and actively participate in preparing the tax research memoranda and the related analyses of the pertinent law and regulations, collaborating with the firm subject-matter professionals to analyze the client facts. As part of the BTA practice, you will provide guidance and direction to the associates, support them on various engagements and the related activities. You will also play an important role in delivering client engagements and working directly with BTA managers and partners to serve our clients, develop our people and grow and nurture the One EY culture.
Skills and attributes for success
Apply critical and independentthinking to identify new business opportunities
Assist in executing clientengagements
Provide timely and high-qualitytax research and the related analysis, including preparation of technicalmemoranda
Proactively manage projects to providetimely delivery of high-quality analysis and client deliverables
Support the development of clientrelationships
Learn and develop specific clientindustry and sector knowledge
Help to develop and guide associatesby providing actionable performance feedback and making sure teamresponsibilities are consistent with their developmental goals
Build on technical competenceby staying current on trends, developments and technical authorities andapplying them to client facts and circumstances
To qualify for the role, you shouldpossess
Bachelor's degree inaccounting, finance or related field, as well as approximately four yearsof related work experience, or agraduate degree in tax or law and approximately three years of relatedwork experience
A valid US CPA or licensedattorney designation
Experience with preparing taxresearch and the related analysis
The ability to learn complextax and industry concepts and apply to specific client scenarios
Good managerial,organizational, project management and verbal/written communication skills
The ability to work well in ateam environment and be comfortable supervising teams of EY personnel andclient personnel
Business and tax technicalwriting skills
Proficiency with MS Excel, MSAccess and data mining tools
Additional desirable skills
While not required, candidate should also possess the following qualifications:
Familiarity and/or experiencein the areas of the IRS tax controversy and statistical sampling
Big 4 comparable experience
Advanced degree such as MST,MSA, JD or LLM
What we look for
We’re interested in tax professionals who are excited about implementing sophisticated types of quantitative analyses, with the confidence and knowledge to think creatively in a constantly shifting environment. If you possess an entrepreneurial spirit, the ability to prioritize across projects and make strong decisions in often uncertain scenarios, 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, 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 well-being. Plus, we offer:
Supportand coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in theindustry
Opportunitiesto develop new skills and progress your career
The freedomand flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right foryou
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
If you can confidently demonstratethat you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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