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EY Tax Services Senior - National Tax - Indirect Tax - Unclaimed Property Services, Asset Recovery in Springfield, Illinois

Tax Services Senior - National Tax - Indirect Tax - Unclaimed Property Services, Asset Recovery

Tax

Requisition # UNI00GU8

Post Date Jan 06, 2021

Join our globally integrated team of dedicated indirect tax professionals and you’ll have the opportunity to combine your technical knowledge and industry understanding to identify risks and sustainable planning opportunities for our clients. You’ll help us provide effective processes, improve day-to-day reporting, reduce attribution errors and costs, and ensure indirect taxes are handled correctly for our clients.

The opportunity

Our tax function is constantly evolving, and it’s here you’ll find everything you need to grow as we do. It’s all about taking on new skills and responsibilities as they arise, and making the most of our dedicated mentors and training programs. It’s here that you’ll have the opportunity to contribute your technical expertise and experience related to compliance, audit defence and consulting for abandoned and unclaimed property. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, career advancement and feedback.

Your key responsibilities

You’ll likely spend much of your time supporting client consultations and challenging the unclaimed property recovery approach for optimal effectiveness and execution. This will involve reviewing potential assets for recovery, assisting in the compilation of claim packages and submission of claim packages, following up with governmental sources, and drafting client correspondence. We’ll look to you to develop strong relationships with our clients and government jurisdictions, and team effectively with internal resources. To make that happen, we’ll look to you to gain and implement your knowledge of unclaimed property recovery concepts and requirements. You can expect to be working in a highly collaborative culture, where listening to and sharing information with colleagues is an essential part of the role.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Contributing to client and team satisfaction by providing timely and responsive services and work products

  • Effectively communicating, tracking, and recording information and completion of tasks

  • Maintaining and developing positive relationships with clients and governmental personnel

  • Effective ability to cross-collaborate with multiple teams. Thoroughly and accurately analyze information and data; prepare quality, practical approaches to the clients unclaimed property recovery opportunities

  • Demonstrate an understanding of client’s corporate structure and ability to recover unclaimed funds belonging to them

  • Consistently produce high-quality, professional deliverables on schedule and budget

  • Participate in and contribute to achieving team goals

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelors degree and at least 3 years of work experience in financial services

  • Excellent organizational, analytical and verbal/written communication skills

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Ability to obtain CPA certification, CAPP, Member of the US Bar or professional designation from the IPT

  • Technical experience related to abandoned and unclaimed property services is beneficial but not required

  • Performance and process advisory experience related to unclaimed property compliance

What we look for

We’re interested in people who can manage multiple challenging engagements and contribute to the delivery of innovative ideas for our diverse clients. We’ll look to you to develop strong relationships across a network of existing and future clients, focusing on providing insight and implementing operational efficiencies while demonstrating a solid understanding of their business.

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 15 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

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, 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 provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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