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Tax Manager

Tax Manager

Job ID 
2017-1208
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NY-New York
Posted Date 
10/5/2017
Category 
Accounting - Tax

More information about this job

Overview

The primary role of this position is to manage the daily tax function of our certain REITS, Funds and underlying investments. Assist on REIT diligence and all REIT compliance matters. Candidate will report to Vice President - Tax and work with other Managers in the department.

Responsibilities

This position the candidate will assist with domestic and international compliance of real estate projects held within a REIT. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with accounting team and assign and review workpapers assigned to service providers
  • Review domestic tax returns and compliance for US and international partnerships, corporations and REITs 
  • Prepare or Review REIT Income and Asset tests
  • REIT tax due diligence
  • Assist in ASC 740 calculations 
  • Prepare tax elections, filings and applications 
  • Assist with tax research and special projects 
  • Prepare and review tax projections

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required; Master’s with a focus on Accounting or Tax preferred. 
  • Certified Public Accounting (CPA) designation strongly preferred. 
  • Minimum of 5 years of public or private tax compliance experience required. 
  • Partnership tax strongly preferred. 
  • REIT tax experience in a large sized CPA firm or a public or private REIT preferred. 
  • Strong background in all aspects of REIT transactions preferred. 
  • Knowledge of RIDEA portfolios in both Healthcare and Lodging a plus but not required
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills. 
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail are a must. 
  • Self-started with demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced team environment. 
  • Strong project management and the ability to multi-task various projects to hard deadlines. 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with a focus on Excel.