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EY Tax Manager - Technology and Transformation Atlanta, Charlotte, Milwaukee, Detroit in Boston, Massachusetts

Tax Manager - Technology and Transformation Atlanta, Charlotte, Milwaukee, Detroit


Requisition # UNI00HJY

Post Date Mar 15, 2021

EY Tax Technology and Transformation

Tax Technology and Transformation offers services to companies in response to the impact of existing and emerging technology, including the growing data burden that many businesses face, driving efficiencies to create a cost-effective tax function and the need to understand how to make data an asset. The underlying objective of the combined offerings is to help businesses navigate the digital age of tax transparency alongside new trends in tax compliance and tax audit methods, as well as helping to solve the most pressing challenges that businesses face. Tax Technology and Transformation is composed of the following services:

  • Digital tax transformation

  • Tax applications-as-a-service

  • Tax data and improvement

  • Tax analytics and reporting enhancement

  • Emerging tax technology, including robotic processautomation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, cloudsolutions, data lake development and business intelligence innovation

  • Tax technology program mobilization

  • Custom tax technology application development anddeployment

  • Tax technology strategy and road mapping

  • Direct and indirect tax systems implementation andconfiguration

  • Post-transaction (M&A) tax function operationalservices

  • Tax operating model transformation, including processimprovement, risk and controls

  • Tax function assessments

The opportunity:

This is an area that has seen plenty of recent growth and investment – and you will see that reflected in your career. It is no exaggeration to say that you will be working on highly publicized projects. The field of taxation is constantly changing as new laws, regulations and technologies are created, and this is your opportunity to be part of that development.

Key responsibilities:

Depending on your unique skills and ambitions, you could be supporting various client projects, from assisting in the production of leading practice MS SQL Server, SharePoint and MS Power BI solutions, to implementing third-party tax applications, to supporting and automating internal and external operations of multinational tax departments. Whatever you find yourself doing, you will contribute and help toward developing a highly trained team, all the while handling activities with a focus on quality and commercial value. This is a highly regulated industry, so it is all about maintaining our reputation as trusted advisors by taking on bold initiatives and owning new challenges.

Skills and attributes for success:

  • Taking ownership of assigned tasks and monitoring themuntil completion, including documenting requirements, configuration,testing, debugging, project profitability, and tax systems and processconfiguration

  • Identifying ways to automate manual tasks usingexisting financial or tax systems and emerging technologies

  • Consolidating tax data to make analysis and planningmore efficient

  • Improving reporting capabilities to enhance ourclients’ ability to evaluate risk and capitalize on opportunities

  • Supporting project team members in any way needed tohelp ensure timely completion of deliverables

To qualify for the role, you must have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Information Systems and/or amaster’s degree in Accounting, Tax Technology, Management InformationSystems, or Computer Science or related field and a minimum of 5 years ofrelated work experience

  • CPA license or membership to a state Bar or approvedtechnical certification

  • A strong interest in technology and its use in businessprocesses

  • Excellent communication and business writing skills

  • A natural flair for problem solving and anentrepreneurial approach to work

  • Strong organizational and time management skills, withexceptional client-serving consulting skills

  • Demonstrated ability to capture and synthesize businessrequirements

  • Ability to lead a team, mentor counselees, and manageclient-serving business

Ideally, you will also have at least one of the following:

  • Experience implementing third-party direct or indirecttax systems (such as ONESOURCE, CorpTax, Vertex, Avalara, Longview, etc.)

  • Microsoft Office VBA development

  • Microsoft Power BI suite, including Power Pivot, PowerQuery, Power View and Power Map

  • Knowledge and experience in the design and developmentof databases (specifically SQL Server)

  • Experience with developing ETL solutions using SSIS orother tools

  • ERP experience, including SAP and/or Oracle

  • SharePoint development

  • Experience managing large, multidisciplinary projectsthat impact tax (e.g., ERP implementations, tax co-sourcing engagements,finance transformations)

We are looking for knowledgeable technical professionals with an excellent general knowledge of both international and domestic tax. You will need excellent business acumen and a firm strategic vision, so if you are ready to use those skills to develop your team, this role is for you.

We offer a competitive compensation package where you will 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; pension and 401(k) plans; a minimum of 3 weeks of vacation plus 10 observed holidays and 3 paid personal days; and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engagingcolleagues in the industry

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress yourcareer

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in away that is right for you

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidentlydemonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon aspossible.

Make your mark. Apply today.

EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.