Senior - NTD - ITTS Private Companies

Chicago, IL, US
Competitive remuneration package
14 Jan 2022
11 Feb 2022
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

National Tax Department – International Tax Services – Senior – Private Companies and Clients

Handling tax for a large, sophisticated organization takes more than just a technical understanding of current tax practices. As an International Tax Services Senior in the National Tax Department, with a focus on private companies, family office, and high net worth individuals, clients will look to your knowledge across a wide range of tax areas and processes, devising elegant outcomes to some of the most complex challenges around. You’ll work with some of the world’s most successful private clients and businesses, and in return you can expect an incredible range of projects and responsibilities that will support your career growth.

The opportunity:

International private company tax services is an area that has seen incredible growth and investment here at EY – and you’ll see that reflected in your career. The field of tax planning and reporting is constantly changing as new laws, regulations and technologies enter the fold, and this is your opportunity to be part of that development and EY’s investment in a growth market.

Your key responsibilities:

Depending on your unique skills and ambitions, you could be managing various responsibilities, from technical planning, reporting, and advising to global project management. Whatever you find yourself doing, you’ll be a key member of a highly trained team, handling activities with a focus on quality and commercial value. This is a highly regulated industry, so it’s all about maintaining our reputation as trusted advisors by taking on bold initiatives and owning new challenges.

Skills and attributes for success:

  • Identifying and answering complex domestic and international tax issues
  • Providing technical tax advice and planning services to a portfolio of clients
  • Constantly developing your own knowledge, maintaining your status as a trusted advisor by monitoring emerging trends, technologies and practices
  • Supporting regional teams in delivering US international tax reporting advice as well as offering substantive review of international tax reporting matters, including Forms 5471, 8865, 8858, and 1116
  • Building long-lasting relationships with our clients, developing your understanding of their unique needs and requirements
  • Working within a dedicated client service team, soliciting performance feedback and guaranteeing you always have the skills, tools and opportunities needed to grow

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • A US CPA license, or state bar membership
  • Substantial experience with Microsoft Excel
  • The ability to communicate complex tax concepts to clients
  • Confidence in your ability to prioritize when working on multiple complex projects

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • A master's or PhD in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics, Management, Policy Analysis or a related field;
  • Accreditation as a certified public accountant; or
  • A JD and/or LLM in taxation from a U.S. accredited law school.

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.

The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

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