Tax Services Manager - Federal Consulting - Quantitative Services in Miami, FL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Ernst & Young   •  

Miami, FL 33299

Industry: Legal & Accounting


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Our market-leading approach combines extensive federal tax experience with compliance and strategic planning, providing clients an integrated service that adds significant value to their tax function. Mentored by nationally recognized professionals, you'll be a trusted business advisor by delivering on our promises to our stakeholders and playing a critical role in building a better working world. Additionally, you'll be part of a rapidly growing team that's seen plenty of investment recently, with the aim to double in size by 2020. You'll see that reflected in the growing breadth of opportunities you'll be able to access. With support from some of the most engaging professionals in the business, you can expect to develop your technical tax, management, marketing and business experience considerably.

Your key responsibilities

You're likely to spend your time managing multiple clients, so your ability to seamlessly move and prioritize efforts across accounts will be a vital part of the role. Put simply, everything you do will come back to developing and improving tax planning strategies, as well as our tools and processes. We'll also look to you to identify opportunities for new business. That will mean collaborating with colleagues across the business and facilitating new relationships that meet currently unmet client needs in a wide range of areas. Since you'll be directly communicating with our clients, some travel may be necessary.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Preparing effective approaches to our clients' tax needs and identifying new business opportunities
  • Developing and executing authoritative strategic plans
  • Understanding, communicating and influencing intelligent decision making in complex tax areas
  • Provide timely and high-quality tax advice, tax planning services, and work products that exceed client expectations
  • Build long-lasting client relationships, developing your understanding of their unique needs and requirements and building business development opportunities
  • 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

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field, as well as approximately 5 years of related work experience, OR a graduate degree in tax or law, and approximately 4 years of related work experience
  • A valid US CPA or licensed attorney designation
  • Broad exposure to federal income taxation
  • The ability to learn and communicate complex tax and industry concepts to clients
  • Confidence in your ability to organize and prioritize when working on multiple complex projects
  • Excellent leadership, managerial, organizational, project management and verbal/written communication skills
  • The ability to work well in a team environment and be comfortable supervising teams of EY personnel and client personnel
  • Executive presence and ability to be the primary contact on engagements
  • Proficiency with MS Excel, MS Access, and data mining tools

Ideally, you'll also have

  • Familiarity or skill in IRS tax controversy and statistical sampling desired
  • Big 4 comparable experience
  • Advanced degree such as MST, MSA, JD, or LLM

Valid Through: 2019-9-19