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Sr. International Tax Accountant - 1

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

Sr. International Tax Accountant - 1

Hoboken, NJ 07030

Position Summary:

The Senior International Tax Consultant (“Senior”) is an integral member of the Tax department who will provide hands-on support for international income tax compliance (Forms 5471, 8865, and 8858), quarterly and year-end financial reporting, and tax research for all MMC Operating Companies. The Senior will prepare analyses and workpapers that require tax knowledge and experience, direct and review the work of junior staff, and assist with the use of the software capabilities of the tax provision and tax compliance systems. The Senior needs to establish and maintain partnerships with our Controllers, Treasury team and business colleagues. The Senior must also develop and maintain familiarity with Finance processes, systems, policies, and financial/tax profile of individual non-US legal entities.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Assist in quarterly and annual international ASC 740 (FAS 109/FIN 48) tax accruals, global effective tax rate calculations, and footnote disclosure

Prepare/review of Form 5471, 8858, 8865 using the Tax Technologies software system.

Prepare detailed earnings and profits analysis; foreign tax credit; Subpart F income; previously taxed income; and foreign source income.

Assist with international tax planning projects. Research tax issues for tax planning and compliance reporting and draft memoranda to support and document conclusions.

Assist with the preparation of certain tax modeling

Monitor current and proposed, US and foreign, tax law changes to determine worldwide impact.

Delegate effectively to staff to optimize efficiency and promote their retention through consistent career development.

Demonstrate an eagerness to self-develop and explore new areas.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Education:

Bachelor’s degree with coursework demonstrating an interest in finance, tax, and/or accounting, graduate degree in tax a plus.

Experience:

2-4 years of Big Four experience with 1-2 years of international tax experience preferably doing tax provision, international income tax compliance and reporting.

Knowledge and skills:

Critical thinking and problem solving skills, with initiative and persistence to pursue problems, resolution and opportunities

Broad-based international tax experience with technical experience in international tax compliance and tax provision.

Strong communication and team skills

Familiarity with ERP, tax compliance and tax provision software; in particular, prefer experience in Tax Technologies compliance, OneSource Tax Provision, and/or Hyperion/Oracle ERP Suite

Strong skills in Microsoft Office

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Position Summary:

The Senior International Tax Consultant (“Senior”) is an integral member of the Tax department who will provide hands-on support for international income tax compliance (Forms 5471, 8865, and 8858), quarterly and year-end financial reporting, and tax research for all MMC Operating Companies. The Senior will prepare analyses and workpapers that require tax knowledge and experience, direct and review the work of junior staff, and assist with the use of the software capabilities of the tax provision and tax compliance systems. The Senior needs to establish and maintain partnerships with our Controllers, Treasury team and business colleagues. The Senior must also develop and maintain familiarity with Finance processes, systems, policies, and financial/tax profile of individual non-US legal entities.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Assist in quarterly and annual international ASC 740 (FAS 109/FIN 48) tax accruals, global effective tax rate calculations, and footnote disclosure

Prepare/review of Form 5471, 8858, 8865 using the Tax Technologies software system.

Prepare detailed earnings and profits analysis; foreign tax credit; Subpart F income; previously taxed income; and foreign source income.

Assist with international tax planning projects. Research tax issues for tax planning and compliance reporting and draft memoranda to support and document conclusions.

Assist with the preparation of certain tax modeling

Monitor current and proposed, US and foreign, tax law changes to determine worldwide impact.

Delegate effectively to staff to optimize efficiency and promote their retention through consistent career development.

Demonstrate an eagerness to self-develop and explore new areas.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Bachelors degree with coursework demonstrating an interest in finance, tax, and/or accounting, graduate degree in tax a plus.

2. 2-4 years of Big Four experience with 1-2 years of international tax experience preferably doing tax provision, international income tax compliance and reporting.

3. Critical thinking and problem solving skills, with initiative and persistence to pursue problems, resolution and opportunities

4. Broad-based international tax experience with technical experience in international tax compliance and tax provision.

5. Strong communication and team skills

6. Familiarity with ERP, tax compliance and tax provision software; in particular, prefer experience in Tax Technologies compliance, OneSource Tax Provision, and/or Hyperion/Oracle ERP Suite

7. Strong skills in Microsoft Office

8. Present Salary?

9. Salary Expectation?

10. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

11. Current Address?