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Manager/Senior Manager, NYFS Alternative Investments

Company: KPMG
Location: Stamford
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

Business Title: Manager/Senior Manager, NYFS Alternative InvestmentsRequisition Number: 94144 - 20Function: Tax ServicesArea of Interest:State: CTCity: StamfordDescription:At KPMG, you can become an integral part of a dynamic team at one of the worlds top tax firms. Enjoy a collaborative, future-forward culture that empowers your success. Work with KPMGs extensive network of specialists & enjoy access to our Ignition Centers, where deep industry knowledge merges with cutting-edge technologies to create innovative tax solutions. Join a diverse team helping high-profile clients understand, analyze, and respond to complex business opportunities and challenges. Develop your career through a range of multifaceted engagements, formal training, and informal mentoring.At KPMG, we believe nothing is more important than investing in our culture because its an investment in our people, our future, and what we stand for as a firm.KPMG is currently seeking a Manager/Senior Manager to join our Business Tax Services ( practice.Responsibilities:

  • Manage a portfolio of clients of various size and scope and act as the point of contact for internal and external clients
  • Manage teams of tax professionals/assistants working on client projects
  • Understand and analyze the U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) rules affecting the taxpayer
  • Help manage risk and financial performance of engagements including billing, collections, and the budget for projects
  • Advise clients and be responsible for delivering high quality tax service and advice
  • Help assess tax impact on clients, develop tax arguments to support conclusions, and suggest plans to clientsAdditional Responsibilities for Senior Manager:
    • Participate in and contribute to market and business activities that are external to the firm while providing direction to and maintaining managerial responsibility for a team
    • Act as a coach and mentor to other tax professionalsQualifications:
      • A minimum of five years of corporate tax experience in the financial services industry supporting alternative investments (investment partnership and/or mutual fund tax experience)
      • Previous experience as a tax manager with a public accounting firm
      • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; licensed CPA, J.D., LL.M or Enrolled Agent (Please note that any candidate hired by KPMG into this position that doesn't currently possess one of the aforementioned credentials/designations will be required to secure one within one year from the commencement of employment)
      • Proficiency in the taxation of corporations, consolidated entities, partnerships, and other flow-through entities
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex financial informationAdditional Qualifications for Senior Manager:
        • A minimum of eight years of experience as a tax senior manager in a public accounting firm supporting alternative investments (investment partnership and/or mutual fund tax experience)
        • Solid skills in reviewing 1120 RIC, 1065 tax returns, including Schedule K-1 and experience managing multiple client engagements and client service teamsKPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link ( contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.KPMG does not currently require partners or employees to be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to KPMG offices, client sites or KPMG events, except when mandated by federal, state or local law. In some circumstances, clients also may require proof of vaccination or testing (e.g., to go to the client site).GL: 4GF: 15300

Keywords: KPMG, Stamford , Manager/Senior Manager, NYFS Alternative Investments, Accounting, Auditing , Stamford, Connecticut

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