Tax Services Senior - Financial Services - SALT C&I
Location:
New York , New York
Posted:
December 15, 2017
Reference:
NEW00IZ4
Tax Services Senior - Financial Services Organization - State & Local Tax - Credits & Incentives


EY is the only professional services firm with a separate business unit ("FSO") that is dedicated to the financial services marketplace. Our FSO teams have been at the forefront of every event that has reshaped and redefined the financial services industry. If you have a passion for rallying together to solve the most complex challenges in the financial services industry, come join our dynamic FSO team!

The opportunity

As a Tax Senior, you"ll see firsthand the financial services industry by being immersed in credits and incentives projects through a diverse set of experiences in serving banking, capital markets, insurance and wealth and asset management clients.

Your key responsibilities

It"s fair to say there"s no average day for a Credits and Incentives Tax Senior - so you"re likely to spend your time on a diverse array of projects, responsibilities and tasks. Whatever you"re working on, our clients will turn to you for up-to-the-minute tax advice they can always rely on. To make that happen, you"ll 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
  • Analyzing an evolving portfolio of complex tax operations to provide meaningful business insights
  • Identifying potential opportunities and risks and communicating these to our clients
  • Learning and researching current market trends, to maintain your credibility as a trusted advisor
  • Developing clear, intelligent plans and approaches to improve our clients" tax activities
  • Researching our clients" business operations and building long-lasting relationships to tailor your advice to their specific needs
  • Working with a motivated team of professionals
  • Understanding of the economic development environment, programs and incentives process


To qualify for the role you must have
  • A bachelor"s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a related discipline
  • A CPA, licensed Attorney or a certified member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation or the ability to achieve one of the credentials
  • A minimum of 3 years of related experience
  • Professional knowledge in a broad range of state and local Credits and Incentives tax processes, concepts and tools
  • A proven record of excellence in a professional services, economic development or tax organization
  • Technical writing and research experience in a tax context
  • The ability to prioritize when working on multiple complex projects
  • Strong influencing skills, and the confidence to question existing processes
Ideally you"ll also have
  • A proven record in a professional services environment or in-house experience in the financial services industry
  • Experience and proficiency with Microsoft Office products
  • Experience in coaching and mentoring junior colleagues
  • Ability to adapt your work style to work with both internal and client team members

What we look for

We"re interested in people with initiative who are not afraid to speak up, with a genuine desire to make things better across the business. You"ll need strong software skills and the ability to handle complex data from multiple sources. If you"re ready to further build on your reputation as a professional advisor, 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, 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 today.

A little about us:
EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transactions and advisory services. We are united by our shared values, which inspire our people.

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