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Tax Manager II in Wilmington, DE at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 10/28/2018

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Job Description

Tax Relationship Manager ll

Wilmington, DE

 

Job Functions:

• Have understanding how to prepare and maintain Grantor Trust (1041) and Partnership returns (1065).

• Responsible for overseeing coordination of work flow and filing all necessary forms and reports for federal and state tax authorities for the Structured Finance and Tax portfolio for SP Services

• Provide guidance to staff and business partners on tax issues and reporting issues.

• Maintain an awareness of all relevant tax rules. Perform related duties as required including preparing various internal reports and answering questions concerning tax reporting issues.

• Assists other areas of the Bank by researching the most complex tax issues and demonstrating the ability to reach appropriate conclusions.

• Communicates with clients and/or their representatives regarding tax related issues or questions while also assisting with the onboarding of new business opportunities

• Manages the process of filing/releasing tax returns

• Reviews software and systems to maximize efficiency

• Identify and implement process improvements related to both regulatory and tax adherence within the department

• External contacts with bank examiners and auditors.

• Participate in tax withholding and information reporting industry forums

Additional Skills:
• Demonstrated knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite

• Strong research and writing skills

• Complex analytical and problem-solving skills

• Decisiveness

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Demonstrated team player and ability to work under pressure

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Flexibility to support multiple business lines

• Customer service focus


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business related field with a minimum of 5 to 7 years relevant experience in structured finance taxation 

Strong understanding of market trends, tax laws governing structured finance
Solid knowledge of personal computers and the software programs utilized in department. Demonstrated knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite and departmental software.
Moderate to complex analytical and problem-solving skills
Decisiveness
Demonstrated team player with strong interpersonal skills
Ability to set examples for others
Ability to work under pressure
Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated analytical ability
Flexibility to support multiple business lines, providing excellent customer service
Knowledge and application of GAAP


IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED

Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of operational Structured Finance and security Tax experience and reporting/tax filing experience at an industry leading firm

Bachelors’ degree in Accounting, Economics or Finance

JD, MBA or CPA ideal

Advanced use of MS Office products and department software.

M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M&T Bank Corporation does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas. M&T Bank Corporation has policies and procedures in place to promote a drug free workplace.