Tax Services Senior - National Tax - Indirect Tax - Excise Tax

Ernst & Young LLP Cincinnati , OH 45201

Posted 3 months ago

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Handling tax in such a large, sophisticated organization takes more than just a technical understanding of current tax practices. As an Excise Tax Senior, we will look to you to support multiple and challenging tax engagements and contribute to the delivery of innovative tax planning ideas for our diverse clients. In return, you can expect the support of some of the most engaging colleagues around, as well as plenty of opportunities to progress your career.

The opportunity

Our excise tax practice is constantly evolving; here you will find everything you need to grow as we do. It's all about taking on new skills and responsibilities as they arise, and making the most of our dedicated mentors and training programs.

The successful Senior will:

  • Possess experience and knowledge regarding excise tax; key areas of focus for our practice include motor fuel, air transportation, manufacturers and retail excise taxes such as alcohol and tobacco excise taxes

  • Actively engage in required consultations

  • Focus on self-development, coaching and developing staff

  • Identify and support operational efficiencies

  • Challenge the effectiveness of the tax strategy and approach for all engagements

  • Support your team in developing strong relationships across a network of existing and future clients and key stakeholders

  • Team effectively

  • Support your team in providing insight, connectedness and responsiveness to all clients while demonstrating a good understanding of their business

Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of excise tax concepts and effectively apply tax knowledge to client situations

  • Support your team in developing and delivering quality tax planning approaches with timely and responsive services and work products that meet and/or exceed client expectations

  • Assist in identifying and engaging clients in opportunities for excise tax compliance, planning, and other special services

  • Perform the work of client service team members while participating in and contributing to the attainment of team goals

  • Thoroughly and accurately analyze information for multiple work streams

  • Prepare quality, practical approaches to the client's tax situation and arrive at appropriate conclusions

  • Assist in developing recommendations and implementation plans and make informed decisions in complex and judgmental areas

To qualify, candidates must have:

  • Minimum of 2 to 3 years of excise tax experience

  • A bachelor's or master's degree in accounting, finance, business or related field

  • Must have a plan to achieve either a US CPA license or become a member of US State bar

  • Excellent verbal/written communications skills

  • Effective time management skills

  • Ability to work in fast paced professional services environment

  • Experience with excise tax compliance and determination

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 an understanding of the excise tax software solutions in the market, as well as the ability to handle complex data from multiple sources. We desire outside the box thinking. 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 now.

EY, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.


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