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21000427 Director, Tax Accounting - Morristown, NJ

Job Information

ID :
#35911381
# of Positions :
1
Minimum Education Level :
Unspecified
Experience Required :
none
Duration :
Full Time Regular
Shift :
First Shift (Day)
Hours per week:
40
Start Date :
4/24/2021

Job Description

 

Our professionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and
independence to deliver solid, defensible analysis and practical advice
to our clients. As an organization, we think globally. We create
transparency in an opaque world, and we encourage our people to do the
same. That means when you take your place on our team, you'll discover a
supportive and collaborative work environment that empowers you to
excel. If you're ready to share your perspective with the world, then
you can make a real impact here. This is the Duff & Phelps difference.

The Tax Director's primary emphasis will be to manage the ASC 740
process, including post diligence review of tax workpapers and purchase
accounting for new acquisitions. The tax accounting process will support
the Federal, State, and Foreign income tax return processes by providing
a summary of open items that require further researching as well as
track audit exposures and payments, and track any internal
reorganizations and the associated tax accounting impacts. He/She will
manage the tax accounting process and SOX process, including preparing
the tax footnote and all required disclosures with the assistance of an
external provider and other team members.

At Duff & Phelps, your work will help protect, restore and maximize
value for our clients. Join us and together we'll maximize the value of
your career.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Interact with company's external tax and accounting advisors regarding
provision issues.
Plan the provision workplan and manage external vendors and team members
to ensure timely preparation and delivery of the tax provision.
Prepare technical accounting memoranda to support key positions in the
U.S. GAAP provision.
Coordinate and review worldwide income tax provisions timely and
accurately in accordance with ASC 740
Review and sign off on tax account GL analysis, including
current/deferred tax expense, income tax payables, FIN 48/ASC 740-30
liabilities and other relevant accounts with accounting team and
subordinates
Prepare the tax footnote and review all required disclosures for
accuracy.
Review tax return and tax provision workpapers of all acquired entities
and build all necessary workpapers to support and reconcile all opening
deferred tax and corporate income tax payable balances.
Manage and control the SOX process, including sign-offs by all relevant
parties, and create audit ready documentation. Assist in developing
departmental policies, procedures and processes to minimize global
corporate income tax risks.
Research multiple issues effectively in all areas of tax law, business
operations, global economics and accounting.

REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's Degree required; CPA, JD and/or Masters of Taxation degree a
plus
Minimum of 8-12 years tax experience with at least 2 years in public
accounting
Demonstrate strong working knowledge of income tax provisions
Demonstrate knowledge of tax research
Demonstrate the ability to create, maintain, and modify departmental
policies and procedures
Demonstrate the ability to identify issues or potential issues and
develop solutions to those issues
Demonstrate the ability to document issues, tax positions, and GAAP to
tax treatment of income and expenses effectively for the departmental
files
Willingness to participate in multiple areas of tax, including foreign
country tax regimes
Proven experience utilizing standard business (MS Office), tax (research
and compliance) and accounting software applications. Experience with
One Source Tax Provision is a plus.
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience writing tax memoranda preferred

In order to be considered for a position at Duff & Phelps, you must
formally apply via careers.duffandphelps.jobs

Duff & Phelps is committed to providing equal opportunities in
employment. We will not discriminate between applications for reason of
gender, gender identity, race, religion, color, nationality, ethnic
origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, age or
disability .

Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with
disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

Company Information

Name :
Description :
See job description
Type :
Direct Employer
Address :
1221 Avenue Of The Americas
New York, NY 10020

Application Information

Online :
Job Posting Entered On :
4/26/2021
Job Posting Expires On :
5/26/2021