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EY Tax - Tax Technology & Transformation - Senior Accountant in Hong Kong, China

Tax - Tax Technology & Transformation - Senior Accountant


Requisition # HON0039B

Post Date Nov 25, 2020

Tax Technology and Transformation offers services to companies in response to the impact of existing and emerging technology, including the growing data burden that many businesses face, driving efficiencies to create a cost-effective tax function and the need to understand how to make data an asset. The underlying objective of the combined offerings is to help businesses navigate the digital age of tax transparency alongside new trends in tax compliance and tax audit methods, as well as helping to solve the most pressing challenges that businesses face. Tax Technology and Transformation is composed of the following services.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Your key responsibilities

Depending on your unique skills and ambitions, you could be supporting various client projects, from assisting in the production of leading practice MS SQL Server, SharePoint and MS Power BI solutions, to implementing third-party tax applications, to supporting and automating internal and external operations of multinational tax departments. Whatever you find yourself doing, you will contribute and help toward developing a highly trained team, all the while handling activities with a focus on quality and commercial value. This is a highly regulated industry, so it is all about maintaining our reputation as trusted advisors by taking on bold initiatives and owning new challenges.

Skills andattributes for success

  • Takingownership of assigned tasks and monitoring them until completion, includingdocumenting requirements, configuration, testing, debugging, projectprofitability, and tax systems and process configuration

  • Identifyingways to automate manual tasks using existing financial or tax systems andemerging technologies

  • Consolidatingtax data to make analysis and planning more efficient

  • Improvingreporting capabilities to enhance our clients’ ability to evaluate risk andcapitalize on opportunities

  • Supportingproject team members in any way needed to help ensure timely completion ofdeliverables

To qualify for the role you must have

  • ABachelor’s degree in Information Systems and/or a master’s degree inAccounting, Tax Technology, Management Information Systems, or Computer Scienceor related field and a minimum of three years of related work experience

  • CPA licenseor membership to a state Bar or approved technical certification or progress toattaining those mentioned

  • A stronginterest in technology and its use in business processes

  • Excellentcommunication and business writing skills

  • A naturalflair for problem solving and an entrepreneurial approach to work

  • Strongorganizational and time management skills, with exceptional client-servingconsulting skills

  • Demonstratedability to capture and synthesize business requirements

  • Desire anddemonstrated ability to provide leadership within a team

Ideally, you'll also have

  • Experienceimplementing third-party direct or indirect tax systems (such as ONESOURCE,CorpTax, Vertex, Avalara, Longview, etc.)

  • MicrosoftOffice VBA development

  • MicrosoftPower BI suite, including Power Pivot, Power Query, Power View and Power Map

  • Knowledgeand experience in the design and development of databases (specifically SQLServer)

  • Experiencewith developing ETL solutions using SSIS or other tools

  • ERPexperience, including SAP and/or Oracle

  • SharePointdevelopment

  • Experiencemanaging large, multidisciplinary projects that impact tax (e.g., ERPimplementations, tax co-sourcing engagements, finance transformations)

We are looking for knowledgeable technical professionals with an excellent general knowledge of both international and domestic tax. You will need excellent business acumen and a firm strategic vision, so if you are ready to use those skills to develop your team, this role is for you.

What we look for

We’re interested in professionals who enjoy promoting the people agenda in organizations and change initiatives, bringing people issues and challenges to the forefront. You’ll need the confidence to keep the people agenda front and center, and the interpersonal skills and communications savvy to do this in a way that integrates well with executive priorities and objectives.

What working at EY offers

Weoffer a competitive compensation packagewhere you’ll be rewarded based onyour performanceand recognized for the valueyou bring to our services. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and hospitalization benefits, group life and personal accident insurance, annual leave and MandatoryProvident Fund and a range of programsand benefits designed to supportyour physical and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

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

  • Opportunities to develop new skills andprogress your career

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

  • Ifyou’re looking for a role that’llchallengeyou, giveyouopportunitiesto growand encourageyou to ownyour career, this role is foryou.

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, theexceptionalEY 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.

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