Finance and Economics Management & Business Others
1 - 2 Years
Senior - Tax ACR
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Ernst & Young's Tax Compliance practice is one of the largest, most highly esteemed and most technically advanced tax practices in the world. Through a combined international, regional, and local tax approach, EY tax professionals help companies understand the important linkage between tax planning and their business imperatives. We then provide a wide array of tax services to help these companies identify and implement winning tax strategies that align with the client's business objectives.
Develop budgets, determine resource requirements, and direct/monitor engagements. Participate in managing a compliance group by assisting with forecasting future compliance work, delegating work effectively, and resolving staffing issues. Maintain continuous interaction with clients, manage expectations and ensure outstanding client service. Team with tax professionals to provide comprehensive tax solutions.
Research complex tax theory and positions, and apply them to specific client needs.
Provide comprehensive knowledge and reviews of tax case laws and develop opinion papers.
Determine all information required to ensure/complete accurate tax compliance products within the budget. Formulate a plan to gather/communicate information. Determine areas of exposure and adapt to challenges in the compliance process.
Provide timely and high-quality services and work products that exceed client expectations.
Help to develop and guide staff and other junior tax professionals by providing effective performance feedback and ensuring team responsibilities are consistent with skills and developmental goals.
Build on technical competence by keeping up to date on trends, developments and technical authorities and apply them to moderately complex situations.
Demonstrate professionalism through a positive and cooperative attitude and by maintaining the confidential and proprietary nature of client relationships and related work products.
Contribute to the overall success of the team by developing a thorough understanding of EY methodologies and tools to enhance service delivery; keeping team members informed of work status; actively seeking assignments when unassigned; proactively seeking opportunities to provide tax services; challenging traditional procedures used in the past; and attempting to find new approaches.
To qualify, candidates must have:
a bachelor's degree, preferably with an emphasis in accounting, finance, economics or a related field
at least 3 years of relevant experience within a Finance and Accounting environment with exposure to corporation tax
professional certification e.g., CPA, ACCA, LEC, CA
working knowledge of current and emerging tax issues, with the ability to apply knowledge
working knowledge of tax laws and tax software
commitment to learning and improvement and excellent communication skills
general knowledge or coursework in tax laws
proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
excellent interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving ability
strong written and verbal communication skills
a commitment to learning in a tax technology environment
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