KPMG

Senior Tax Associate/Assistant Manager

Job Description

Posted on: 
December 9, 2022
  • KPMG in the Cayman Islands are one of the leading professional services firms, with over 340 employees from over 30 countries and 25 partners delivering audit, tax and advisory services to clients worldwide.
  • As one of the first international accounting firms to establish an office on Grand Cayman in 1966, we have the local expertise and island insights to add value to our local and international clients.
  • Our innovative spirit inspires what we do and how we do it, providing valuable benefits for clients, employees and stakeholders. Constantly striving to be better lies at the heart of what makes us different.
  • KPMG in the Cayman Islands is the largest of the Big 4 on the island and we are dedicated to attracting, recruiting and retaining the best talent available and investing in those individuals to develop the Financial Services business leaders of the future. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a World class financial centre, the “Best Company To Work For” Awarded Firm and for the only Big 4 firm in Cayman to be accredited with the Investor In People GOLD Award. Working within a very diverse and multi-cultural environment at KPMG, you would also experience working with multinational clients specializing in alternative investments, insurance, banking and asset securitization.

Responsibilities

Reporting to and providing support to the US Tax Partners and senior management, the successful candidate will participate in and supervise the preparation of US income tax returns for clients including specialized areas such as: property and casualty insurance, international executive taxation, and the tax reporting for investment funds, partnerships and corporations.

Additionally, this role is expected to involve preparation of various foreign reporting disclosures and forms including Forms 926, 5471, 8865 and FinCen 114, and will include supervision of tax staff and providing tax advisory services.

 

Job Requirements

  • Applicants must have at least two years' experience in the field of US taxation and must demonstrate an understanding of the preparation of US income tax returns.
  • Membership with a recognized accountancy body is not required, but would be advantageous. Areas of specialization that are desired but not required are: property and casualty insurance, international executive taxation, and the tax reporting for investment funds, partnerships and corporations.
  • This position requires an attention to detail, the ability to work at one’s own initiative and within a small team, and to meet tight deadlines.
  • The candidate will need to be able to work a flexible schedule as overtime is required.

 

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