Sr Tax Analyst

Tempe, Arizona, United States
14 Sep 2023
14 Oct 2023
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust, a Fortune 500 company, is a globally recognized, award-winning financial institution that has been in continuous operation since 1889.

Northern Trust is proud to provide innovative financial services and guidance to the world’s most successful individuals, families, and institutions by remaining true to our enduring principles of service, expertise, and integrity. With more than 130 years of financial experience and over 22,000 partners, we serve the world’s most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.

Working Model: Hybrid

We have a balanced hybrid working model to ensure you get the flexibility you need, and the successful candidate will spend their time between working in the office and working from home.

Department Overview

Global Fund Services (GFS) is a full-service provider of fund solutions to investment manager and fund company clients around the world. North America GFS Operations provides Fund Accounting and Administration, Custody Servicing, Investment Outsourcing Operations, Transfer Agency, and Investor Servicing. Our expert team of 900 partners across North America are solutions-oriented, innovative, and passionate about servicing clients and helping them execute their business strategies. We commit ourselves to ensuring our partners reach their full potential.


Responsible for preparing tax products of a sensitive/complex nature to ensure compliance with tax laws and reporting requirements within a specific area. Assists in reviewing work of others, training and control reporting as needed. Provides technical expertise in tax law and regulations. Handles complex taxation needs for more complicated client/partner relationships. Responds to internal/external inquiries on taxation requests.

  • Prepare tax products of a sensitive/complex nature to comply with tax laws and reporting requirements within a specific area.
  • Reviews work of others, provides training and control reporting as needed.
  • Provides technical expertise in tax law and regulations.
  • Communicates with clients and/or partners regarding tax filings, withholding, deductions, exemptions, and other tax questions.
  • Responds to internal/external inquiries from auditors, insurance companies, federal and state tax authorities, accountants, attorneys, and partners on taxation issues.6. Works on various software systems within a group.
  • 2-3 years of related tax experience. Knowledge of one or more specific tax areas

Working with Us:

As a Northern Trust partner, greater achievements await. You will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture in an organization where financial strength and stability is an asset that emboldens us to explore new ideas.

Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company committed to assisting the communities we serve! Join a workplace with a greater purpose.

We’d love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world’s most admired and sustainable companies! Build your career with us and apply today.

Reasonable accommodation

Northern Trust is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email our HR Service Center at

We hope you’re excited about the role and the opportunity to work with us. We value an inclusive workplace and understand flexibility means different things to different people.

Apply today and talk to us about your flexible working requirements and together we can achieve greater.

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