SEASONAL MANAGER, TAX FINANCIAL SERVICES - 49979

  • KPMG
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jul 14, 2020
Full time Accounting

Job Description

At KPMG, we are reimagining tax with you in mind. Become an integral part of a dynamic team within a collaborative, future forward environment at one of the world's top tax firms. Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies. And join an extensive network of functional, industry, legislative and technical specialists with access to our Ignition Centers, where technology innovation accelerates. We welcome people with a passion for tax, a spirit for new thinking, and a commitment to providing outstanding client service today, and tomorrow.

KPMG is currently seeking a Seasonal Manager to join our Business Tax Services practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage client portfolios of various size and scope; act as the first point of contact for internal and external clients
  • Oversee teams of tax professionals/assistants working on client projects
  • Understand and analyze the U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) rules affecting the taxpayer
  • Manage risk and financial performance of engagements including billing, collections, and the budget for projects
  • Deliver high-quality tax service and advice to clients
  • Assess tax impact on clients, develop tax arguments to support conclusions, and suggest plans to clients

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of five years of tax experience in the financial services industry supporting registered investment funds and alternative investments (investment partnership and or mutual fund tax experience) with previous experience as a tax manager with a public accounting firm
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; licensed CPA or J.D./LL.M. (Please note that any candidate hired by KPMG into this position that doesn't currently possess one of the aforementioned credentials/designations will be required to secure one within one year from the commencement of employment)
  • Proficiency in the taxation of regulated investment companies and partnerships
  • Applied working knowledge of U.S. GAAP, accounting procedures, and financial and tax accounting for investments
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex financial information

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.