EY USA - Tax - Passthrough Economics Group JD/LLM - Staff 2 - Winter 2022 in New York, New York
USA - Tax - Passthrough Economics Group JD/LLM - Staff 2 - Winter 2022
CA-Los Angeles, DC-Washington, IL-Chicago, NY-New York
At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.
Tax – National Tax – Passthrough Transactions Group – JD/LLM Staff 2
What if your career could have a lasting impact on you, and on the world?
Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale and diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programs, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to stay relevant today and in the future – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who will be on the journey with you at EY and beyond.
The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.
The opportunity: your next adventure awaits
Our National Tax Department (NTD) serves high-profile, national and multinational clients, providing a range of domestic and international transactional tax planning services and tax-related advisory services. The combination of knowledge and experience forms the basis of our ability to assist clients in meeting their business objectives. We believe that, by managing our clients’ tax obligations responsibly and proactively, we can make a critical difference, and you’ll be at the heart of this mission.
Our Passthrough Transactions Group (PTG) is made up of professionals with tax technical skills and substantial industry and capital markets experience. We combine seasoned tax partnership and financial instrument knowledge, and an understanding of federal income tax controversy, with economics, finance and modeling skills. Our cross-disciplinary background and approach can help you evaluate risks and benefits from both an economic and a tax perspective.
Your key responsibilities
Your typical day will involve working in small groups on projects with internal or external clients. You’ll collaborate with national subject-matter professionals in the design and execution of complex, large-scale partnership transactions with significant clients of the firm. Additionally, you’ll develop an understanding of the complexities of Subchapter K, partnership modeling and the nuances of joint venture structuring. You will provide support on more limited on-call consulting opportunities, writing Tax Alerts and Developments and teaching courses. You’ll gain significant experience in structuring partnership transactions and will develop a broad-based knowledge in Subchapter K that can be utilized in building our Advisory Services practices.
Assisting in the preparation of financial models and other tools that help our clients execute a variety of financial transactions, including asset acquisitions, disposition deals, capital structure transformations and corporate reorganizations
Applying principles of corporate finance to assess the economic implications of particular deal structures
Preparing reports and client presentations
Working at all levels of transaction structuring and execution, from evaluating alternative structures and bids through closing
Compiling documentation related to each analysis
Providing high-quality and “time-sensitive” services that meet and/or exceed our clients’ expectations
What we look for
You have an agile, growth-oriented mindset . What you know matters. But the right mindset is just as important in determining success. We’re looking for people who are innovative, can work in an agile way and keep pace with a rapidly changing world.
You are curious and purpose driven . We’re looking for people who see opportunities instead of challenges, who ask better questions to seek better answers that build a better working world.
You are inclusive . We’re looking for people who seek out and embrace diverse perspectives, who value differences, and team inclusively to build safety and trust.
Have or be working toward, an LLM in Taxation or other advanced degree
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Operations Research, Financial Engineering, Statistics, or related major
Membership or anticipated membership in a US state bar or CPA
Strong technical writing skills
Broad exposure to federal income taxation, with an emphasis on partnership taxation
Flexibility and willingness to travel, as well as work in excess of standard hours when necessary
Proficiency with MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint
What’s in it for you
Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programs.
Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds — both professionally and culturally.
Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development.
Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients and society – building a better working world, together.
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, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
What you can expect
Our approach to hiring utilizes several different formats throughout the course of the recruiting process.
In addition to speaking with our recruiters and client-serving professionals, we also leverage game-based assessments to assess your non-technical skills and attributes in a quick and engaging experience. This includes your collaboration style and your abilities to work with information.
All interviews will be in the form of a live interview, either via video or in-person.
What we offer
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, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
• Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
• Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
• Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
• Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.
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