Blackden Consulting

US Tax Manager & Senior Manager (Cayman Islands, Caribbean)

Job Description

Posted on: 
January 24, 2023

Our Big 4 client is seeking a U.S. Tax Manager to join a team of Cayman-based professionals providing tax compliance and advisory services to the global financial services sector.

 The U.S. tax work they take on is highly complex and interesting; specifically, the U.S. tax team provides tax services to the global financial services sector - mostly insurance companies, hedge/private equity funds & entities in the ILS sector.  

The fact that the CaymanIslands are one of the biggest offshore tax havens has only led more expatriates to settle down here over the years. One reason why so many British and American expats choose to move to the Cayman Islands is that it offers the ma welcome break from their fast-paced lives. They can enjoy the same relaxed lifestyle almost daily, which is nothing less than a dream when living in a big city.

Responsibilities

 Working closely with the TaxDirector and Partner you will:

●Provide U.S. tax compliance and advisory services to corporations and/orpartnerships operating in the global financial services sector includinginsurance companies, hedge/private equity funds, and/or entities operating inthe insurance-linked securities (ILS) sector

●Oversee the preparation and/or review of tax provisions in accordance with ASC740 for a diverse range of entities, from standalone captive insurancecompanies to large multinational SEC registrants

●Assist Cayman-based entities in understanding and addressing an ever-evolvingrange of international tax provisions (e.g. CFC, PFIC, BEAT) as refined by theTCJA and subject to potential further revisions in 2021 (e.g. SHIELD, revisionsto GILTI provisions, BEPS 2.0)

●Coordinate a diverse portfolio of tax clients and be responsible for deliveringhigh-quality service and advice

●Manage a skilled, multi-disciplinary team of tax professionals (depending onseniority) responsible for engagement delivery and take an active role in thecontinuous development of staff

Job Requirements

●FLEXIBLE: A strong US corporate tax background is ideally what our client islooking for, if you're willing to learn specialists areas they work in.

 ●Ideally, you'd have relevant U.S. tax experience (preferably with a Big 4 firm)with U.S. technical tax concepts related to (re)insurance companies, investment funds, foreign trusts, and/or corporate executives and other high net worth individuals;

●CPA designation OR U.S. Lawyer degree OR Enrolled Agent qualification is required;

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