Accenture Global Tax Client Tax Matters Manager in Walnut Creek, California
Title: Global Tax Client Tax Matters Manager Location: USA Job Number: 00509765
Organization: Corporate Functions/Finance
Location : Walnut Creek, CA, Chicago, IL
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People in the Corporate Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.
Finance professionals prepare and interpret financial plans and reports, ensuring accuracy and compliance with applicable financial rules and regulations, including internal financial controls, to mitigate risk for the company. May also shape and execute client deals to maximize the use of Accenture's capital and resources, manage cash and/or liaise with the investor community.
Assess risk levels of major deals and planning work/resources appropriately
Meet with client deal teams and tax departments where appropriate to negotiate tax aspects of major deals
Undertake strategic tax projects with other parts of the tax group as necessary
Coordinate the tax planning and consequences of major deals with the local Regional Tax Director and Individual Tax Matters contact to ensure that all entity taxes and individual taxes related to a deal are dealt with appropriately
Educate the business and other Subject Matter Expert (SME) groups on tax issues relevant to deals, principally by way of presentations and meetings
Provide written and oral transaction tax guidance to internal Accenture business teams as it relates to client service agreements
Coordinate and conduct discussions with Accenture business and finance teams to gather information required for comprehensive transaction tax guidance
Review and successfully advocate for business team compliance with internal Accenture tax policies and procedures
Review client services agreements and advise on tax risk and cost mitigation strategies including both alternative contracting structures and additional terms and conditions
Assist with Accenture finance and business team use of Global Tax Group (GTG) tax tools
Coordinate and support Accenture Global Tax Group tax subject matter expert reviews of transaction tax issues
Maintain database to track status of current deals and history of issued tax guidance
Undergraduate degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or equivalent is required
Minimum of 2 years related experience (client deal experience a plus)
- CPA or JD a plus
Ability to effectively communicate and cooperatively work with different levels/geographies of Accenture finance and leadership teams
Keen attention to and documentation of relevant details for tax analyses
Business focused writing and oral communications skills
Ability to self-manage multiple ongoing tasks to completion
Based in Walnut Creek (San Francisco/Sacramento area) or Chicago Accenture office locations
Writing sample may be requested
Minimal or no travel required
Flexible work arrangements
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
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