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EY Manager/Senior Manager - Tax Technology and Transformation team in Finland

Manager/Senior Manager - Tax Technology and Transformation team


Requisition # FIN000DY

Post Date Feb 23, 2021

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

The opportunity

Tax departments today face more challenges than ever before. One of the top issues on the minds of tax and finance directors is how to operate efficient and effective tax departments. Our high profile, Tax Technology and Transformation (“TTT”) team in the Nordics focus on assisting clients with tax and finance transformation programmes and the operational management of taxes. This is a significant area of growth for EY’s Tax practice, and as a result, we are looking to expand the team with new colleagues! The current positions are based in Helsinki.

In the team you’ll get the opportunity to use and build upon your experience in strategy and process consulting, data management, implementation of tax software systems and building tax requirements into ERP’s and other financial reporting software to help our clients manage the strategic as well as practical, everyday issues of operating and improving the performance of their tax and finance departments.

Your key responsibilities

Our services are different from other tax advisory services. In your work you would manage a variety of client projects, from working on tax data analytics, tax operating model design to deploying the latest AI tools for client tax processes. You would develop tax technology plans with goals, build and deployment strategies and performance measurements for our clients as well as drive efficiencies through automation and enablement of technology for Tax and Finance functions. With our team we create and develop high-impact tools and materials to support the varied client work and assignments across TTT such as diagnostics, internal user guides and blueprints. Overall, the range and variety of projects is very wide and diverse and with us you get to challenge yourself and develop your skillset!

Typical assignments that you get involved, depending on your experience, with include:

  • Lead Tax and Global Trade data analytics projects for clients and demo outputs of analysis in interactive dashboards to provide visibility on tax exposure, risk and opportunities and process improvements available to reduce costs and improve efficiency.

  • Provisioning and tax reporting solutions - implementing tax software solutions with process and controls re-design that support the automating of effective global tax provisioning and reporting processes.

  • Tax Data Management – improving the quality of data received by the performance and benchmarking the tax function against market and tax department and implementing software tools (such as Tax Engine, VAT add on) to make the processing and reporting of tax data more efficient.

  • Tax Function Diagnostic and Benchmarking – assessing the tax function against leading practices to identify and prioritise areas of improvement.

  • Workflow & information management – setting up processes and technology tools to provide greater control over global tax deadlines and risks in a more efficient manner

  • The work requires you to work closely with our clients’ business so you’ll proactively maintain your technical knowledge by keeping abreast of finance or tax performance improvements methodologies possibly specializing in the configuration of tax technologies and having an understanding of ERP software (SAP, Oracle).

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Accountancy / Tax or other local equivalent qualifications

  • Finance, Data Science or Engineering background

  • Experience of managing large and complex projects

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience of coaching and developing more junior team members

  • Experience or keen interest in the development and/or implementation of tax and finance technology solutions

  • Experience or a keen interest in Finance or Tax performance improvement programs

What we look for

More than anything, we’re interested in people with the right attitude for the job. You are social and appreciate to cooperate and build relationships both internally with colleagues and externally with customers. You take initiatives, have an urge to grow and develop as well as improve your results. In addition, you are quality conscious, and service minded.

What we offer

You have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. You will join a fast growing, dynamic, international and supportive team of experienced and talented colleagues, and you become part of a committed team where quality, development and sustainable solutions are in focus.

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.

  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.

  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.

  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

We look forward to receiving your application. Seize the opportunity and apply by submitting your CV and cover letter by 21.3.2021 on our career website or use LinkedIn Easy Apply!

If you have any questions, please contact our Nordics Tax Technology & Transformation lead, Partner Mikko Kuiro, +358445070575.

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