Property Tax Senior Associate

Grant Thornton 9/19/2019 6:25:45 AM
JOB ID: 044811 Specialty:
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

   

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Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move. As part of a dynamic global organization of 47,000 people serving clients in more than 140 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.

Property Tax Senior Associate

POSITION SUMMARY:

Grant Thornton’s responsive, partner-led Tax service teams help dynamic companies navigate complexity and grow with insightful, practical tax advice. In addition to tax professionals across the United States, our Washington National Tax Office provides deep technical knowledge and responsive support in local, state, federal and international tax. Our tax services include: compliance, human capital services, federal tax services, international tax services, state and local tax services, private wealth services, tax reporting and advisory, partnership taxation, not-for-profit tax, and mergers & acquisition tax services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Adhere to the highest degree of professional standards and strict client confidentiality.
Prepare tax returns for Property Tax, Income and Franchise Tax, Sales and Use Tax, and other State and Local Tax returns.
Research and consult on various tax matters; utilize tax-related software to prepare and process returns.
Respond to inquiries from the State and other tax authorities.
Maintain a good working relationship with clients and work effectively with client management and staff at all levels to gather information and perform tax services.
Work closely with associates and managers to promptly resolve client problems or tax issues encountered in preparation process.
Gain understanding of client operations, processes, and business objectives, and utilize that knowledge on engagements.
Attend professional development and training sessions on a regular basis.
Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA certification.
Two to six years related work experience.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong teamwork and analytical skills and attention to detail.
Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
Ability to work additional hours as needed.

Benefits:

Grant Thornton LLP promotes a nationally recognized culture of health and offers an extensive array of benefits to meet individual lifestyles. For a complete list of benefits, please visit http://www.gt.com/.

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenues in excess of $1.7 billion and operates 59 offices, with more than 590 partners and 8,500+ employees in the United States and at our Shared Services Center in Bangalore, India.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically — whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

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Requisition ID: 044811

Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois




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