Transfer Pricing Senior Manager - Professional Services Firm

Grant Thornton - San Jose, California
7/20/2017 1:11:06 PM

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Grant Thornton’s tax specialists complement our clients’ accounting teams while maintaining their auditors’ independence with our compliance services and customized tax planning advice. We have capabilities to advise our clients on various tax strategies including federal tax services, state and local tax services, international tax services, industry tax services, family wealth planning, and compensation and benefit plan design as well as consulting on other complex tax matters.

Tax Senior Manager – National Transfer Pricing – International Accounting Firm
Position Summary:
The Tax Senior Manager in the National Transfer Pricing group is responsible for the delivery of a full range of tax and transfer pricing services for multiple clients in a wide variety of industries within our International Accounting Firm. Responsibilities include interacting closely with clients to provide innovative tax and transfer pricing planning and consulting; developing and managing staff; working closely with partners and staff on client management, practice development, and business development activities; and formulating and delivering innovative tax and transfer pricing planning and tax savings strategies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Oversee the efforts of multiple client services teams on client engagements; plan, execute, direct, and complete tax and transfer pricing projects in a wide variety of industries; provide innovative tax and transfer pricing planning, consulting, and compliance expertise to clients; market, sell, design, and implement tax-planning strategies for clients and manage to budget.

Understand and manage firm risk on tax and transfer pricing services and proposals.

Develop a project vision and set challenging personal and client service team goals.

Work with tax partners and transfer pricing specialists to analyze and resolve international tax and finance issues and consult with clients on a wide range of tax and transfer pricing issues.

Incorporate financial information into a proprietary financial model and conducting economic, financial, and accounting analyses.


Required Skills and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Economics, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics or related field.
A minimum of eight years of progressive tax and transfer pricing experience in public accounting, consulting, or academia.
Superior analytical, technical, and tax accounting/technology skills with proficiency in US GAAP.
Outstanding experience in staff and tax and transfer pricing management in an integrated client service team.
Ability to manage and develop staff in a highly interactive team environment.
Demonstrated experience in practice development, business development, and managing other managers.
Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships.
Computer expertise including knowledge of tax software and technology.

Preferred Skills and Experience:

Master's in Taxation or PhD. preferred.

Additional Information:

Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites.

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Requisition ID: 036568

San Jose, CA
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