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EY Central - St. Louis - Tax JD/LLM Staff 2 - S/F 2021 in St. Louis, Missouri

Central - St. Louis - Tax JD/LLM Staff 2 - S/F 2021


Requisition # STL000U4

Post Date 4 days ago

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Our Tax Department serves high-profile, national and multinational clients, providing a range of domestic and international tax planning services and tax-related advisory services. Our clients’ businesses will only succeed if they’re built on strong foundations and grown in a sustainable way. We believe that by managing our clients’ tax obligations responsibly and proactively we can make a critical difference, and you’ll be at the heart of this mission.

The opportunity

As part of our Tax Department you will provide technical knowledge, business judgment, consistency and an unwavering commitment to quality service. Led by nationally recognized tax professionals, you’ll build tax technical experience that will be the foundation of your career, assisting clients and implementing high quality tax planning and advisory solutions.

What to expect

You’re likely to balance your time between multiple projects and responsibilities, sometimes balancing 4-6 projects simultaneously. You’ll be trusted to consult on complex tax matters that impact both direct and indirect taxes. As part of that, you’ll research and analyze a client’s issue to get a better understanding of the business need, communicate your findings, and then articulate a solution in a way your client can understand.

Your key responsibilities

  • Building on technical competence by keeping up to date on trends, developments and technical authorities and applying them to complex situations

  • Providing timely and high-quality services and work products that exceed client expectations

  • Building client relationships and demonstrating knowledge of client business

  • Demonstrating professionalism through a positive and cooperative attitude and by maintaining the confidential and proprietary nature of client relationships and related work products

  • Contributing to the overall success of the team by developing a thorough understanding of EY methodologies and tools to enhance service delivery

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Progress towards a JD or LLM in taxation

  • A strong academic record, including, without limitation, course work that EY deems relevant to this position

  • Actively pursuing membership of a bar or the CPA

  • A driver’s license valid in the U.S.

  • Proficient in the English language, including the ability to listen, understand, read and communicate effectively both in writing and verbally in a professional environment

  • Proficient with MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Flexibility and willingness to travel as well as work in excess of standard hours when necessary

What we look for

We’re looking for self-motivated people with the willingness to work in a fast-paced environment, who can bring their passion for building their tax technical knowledge and bring new ideas to the team. You’ll also need effective organization and time management skills with the ability to multi-task and adhere to project deadlines. If you’re ready to bring your curiosity and energy to this quickly growing team, 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 18 days of paid time off plus 12 observed holidays and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being.

Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the profession

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress in your career

  • Gained flexibility through two-way communication and commitment with your engagement teams

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy and transaction services and consulting 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 demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark. Apply today

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