EY TAS Transaction Tax Manager (Multiple Positions) in Houston, Texas

TAS Transaction Tax Manager (Multiple Positions)

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # HOU0030X

Post Date Oct 22, 2018

FULL JOB TITLE: Transaction Advisory Services (TAS), Transaction Tax Manager (Multiple Positions), Ernst & Young U.S. LLP, Houston, TX.

Identify and analyze tax risks and opportunities while advising on alternative tax strategies for acquisition, disposition, and restructuring of businesses. Review, assess, and advise clients regarding tax computations reflected in their financial models; and assist clients in the quantitative and qualitative analysis of the tax data in their financial projections for the transaction. Focus on tax aspects of corporate and private equity acquisitions, dispositions, restructurings and capital market transactions. Participate in due diligence and structuring engagements related to transactions for private equity and strategic corporate clients. Assist in the review and analysis of merger agreements and provide opinion letters. Apply knowledge to a wide range of tax areas, devising strategic outcomes to very complex issues, including US domestic and cross-border tax strategies. Advise clients throughout the transaction lifecycle on key drivers to increase value and reduce the risks and uncertainty inherent in transactions. Assist clients plan, execute and integrate their transaction strategies. Involved in deal structuring, due diligence, post-deal integration, internal restructuring, distressed debt and bankruptcy, tax attribute management and planning, and drafting opinions and IRS ruling requests. Develop and implement transactions. Develop strong relationships with our clients and team effectively with internal resources while developing and coaching junior members of the team. Identify and analyze tax risks and opportunities while advising on alternative tax strategies for acquisition, disposition, and restructuring of businesses.

Full time employment, Monday– Friday,40hours per week, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Tax, Law or a related field and 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience in Tax. Alternatively, will accept a Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Tax, Law or a related field and 4 years of work experience in Tax.

Must have 3 years of experience in tax due diligence, deal structuring, and post-acquisition planning

Must have 2 years of experience supervising teams consisting of one or more staff members.

Must have 1 year of experience supervising the planning and execution of projects, including managing budgets

Must have active CPA certification or sufficient coursework/experience requirements (as determined by state Board of Accountancy) to obtain CPA certification within one year of hire; OR be a member of a US State Bar.

Requires domestic travel up to 20% in order to serve client needs.

Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.

TO APPLY: Please apply on-line at ey.com/us/jobsearch (Job Number – HOU0030X).

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