EY Corporate Tax Senior Manager in Cape Town, South Africa
Corporate Tax Senior Manager
Requisition # SOU001BT
Post Date Oct 10, 2018
Our tax practice revolves around helping our clients effectively manage their tax obligations proactively and responsibly. As part of a global team of 35,000 tax professionals in 150 countries, you will advise clients on planning, compliance and reporting wherever the client has needs. Our unwavering commitment to quality service and our technical networks enable you to help clients reduce inefficiencies, mitigate risk and improve opportunities within their tax functions. Groups (or, as we call them – sub-service lines) within Tax include Business Tax Services, Global Compliance and Reporting, Human Capital, Indirect Tax Services, International Tax Services and Transaction Tax Services.
Our business tax services help clients succeed by assisting them with the strategic and operational challenges facing their tax functions, analyzing tax opportunities and benefits that can be attained by them, assisting clients in identifying and managing strategic opportunities and risks that relate to significant prospective planning, and providing tax-related domestic and cross-border planning and compliance assistance to business-connected individuals and their associated entities. Be part of a global team that helps build sustainable tax strategies; assesses, improves and monitors tax functions’ processes, controls and risk management; and supports clients in managing effective relationships with tax authorities.
With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
As a Business Tax Advisory Senior Manager, you'll combine strong technical skills with practical commercial, legislative and industry knowledge to provide tailored advice to your clients and to build valued relationships with them and your internal peers. You'll create, lead and motivate high-performing teams and help staff members build their skills. You'll also be responsible for managing the economics of the engagement as well as adherence to our Quality & Risk Management (Q&RM) guidelines.
Your client responsibilities
Manage engagement economics and communicate significant issues, fees and estimates-to-complete to partners and clients
Assist partners with generating new business opportunities and building client networks and relationships
Understand our service offerings and actively identify opportunities to serve clients better
Build strong internal relationships
Your people responsibilities
Help people to develop through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring all levels of staff
Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for all levels of staff
Contribute to people initiatives, including recruiting, retaining and training our staff
Maintain an educational program to develop personal skills on an ongoing basis
Understand, follow and communicate workplace policies and procedures to all levels of staff
To qualify, candidates must have:
In-depth commercial, legislative and industry knowledge
Ability to apply Q&RM procedures
Relevant public accounting or industry experience
Accounting and/or legal qualification