EY People Advisory Services - Compensation Tax Technical - Senior in Seattle, Washington
LOCATIONS: CLEVELAND, ATLANTA, MINNEAPOLIS, CHARLOTTE, DALLAS, CHICAGO, NEW YORK, HOBOKEN, BOSTON, PHILADELPHIA, MCLEAN, WASHINGTON, HOUSTON, AUSTIN, DETROIT, SAN FRANCISCO, LOS ANGELES, SEATTLE
Managing global workforces is increasingly complex. People Advisory Services (PAS) builds and improves organizational and individual performance, delivering a highly complex and challenging mission, especially in an ever changing working environment. As a member of one the PAS pillars- performance, talent, systems, reward, mobility and analytics--you’ll be part of a team with a wide variety of experiences and a supportive environment. When you join us you will gain unique experiences and valuable knowledge working across capabilities, sectors and geographies and have the opportunity to take your career in the direction you want.
As a Senior Consultant, you will assist clients in controlling costs and managing risks associated with HR plans, programs, and systems. You will measure, control, reduce, and reallocate HR costs. Assess operations to deliver process improvement. You will have the opportunity to gain excellent personal and professional growth and meaningful exposure to our business as an integral member of our client services team.
Your key responsibilities
You will work on multiple reward projects delivering quality client service and providing flexible and innovative reward solutions. You will also be expected to have excellent communication skills and rapidly establish relationships. You’ll be generating profitable revenue by identifying follow-on engagement opportunities and developing lasting relationships with clients.
Skills and attributes for success
Possess global compensation and employee benefits experience to be able to assess the financial implications of HR transactions for clients
Collaborate with actuaries, plan administrators, compensation, and transaction professionals
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Detail-oriented and strong business-writing skills
Work with clients on human resource operations and transaction projects
Perform IRS and ERISA research for qualified plans and executive compensation issues involving tax provisions
Track goals, action items and budgets using project management tools and methodologies
Implement techniques to improve productivity, increase efficiency, and mitigate risk
To qualify for the role you must have
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, Human Resources, or a related field with 2-3+ years of experience in tax and employee benefits law or consulting
Excellent analytical and communication skills
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Strong analytical business acumen
Ability to meet deadlines and adapt to changing requirements
Ideally you will have:
CPA, JD, or Enrolled Agent credential
Project management experience, planning, budget management, and reporting
What we look for
We’re interested in professionals with the drive to take on new responsibilities and projects. You’ll need the confidence to speak up with your own creative thoughts on a wide range of areas. You’ll also have the opportunity to achieve your potential by being given professional development and experiences with clients across geographies. If you’re keen to play a pivotal role within a highly focused expat tax team, this role is for you.
What we offer
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, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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