The NTD-Real Estate group in Los Angeles is focused on serving Private Equity clients with significant real estate portfolios. The Group and its clients, are closely aligned with many of the largest clients served by our Financial Services Organization concentrating primarily on real estate private equity investments, and as such provides a unique opportunity to focus on this growing segment of the real estate industry. As a Tax Senior Manager, we will look to you to apply your technical knowledge to our clients in ways that produce strategic outcomes to some very complex issues. Additionally, we will look to you to work with our partners to expand our footprint at existing clients and grow our practice. In return, you can expect the support of engaging and supportive colleagues, as well as plenty of opportunities to enhance your career and personal development.
Our tax function is constantly evolving, and it's here you'll find everything you need to grow as we grow. It's all about taking on new skills and responsibilities as they arise, and making the most of our dedicated mentors and training programs.
Your key responsibilities
There isn't an average day for a Tax Senior Manager so you're likely to spend your time on a diverse array of tax consulting and compliance projects, responsibilities and tasks. You will have primary responsibility to run the day to day activities on many of our largest clients. 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
Project management and leadership skills.
Maintain technical excellence in real estate and private equity industries.
Building client relationships and demonstrating knowledge of the private equity market and real estate industry.
Participate in marketplace activities to expand your professional network.
Work with our partners to connect your professional network to our practice.
Delivering a high quality work product efficiently, which managing risk.
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.
Supervising a motivated team of professionals, guaranteeing they have the skills, knowledge and opportunities to reach their full potential.
Collaborating not only with your team but others outside your immediate team
To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or a related discipline.
CPA license, or be a member of a state bar.
Professional knowledge in a broad range of real estate tax technical and transaction skills, including partnership taxation, REITs taxation and qualification, partnership allocations, tax compliance, due diligence, acquisition/disposition planning and structuring.
Experience managing budgets, people and projects.
Strong interpersonal skills with a focus on building high functioning teams.
A proven record of excellence in a professional services or tax organization.
Technical writing and research experience in a tax context
The ability to prioritize when working on multiple complex projects.
Ideally, you'll also have
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. 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 22 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
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.
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