Senior Tax Associate

Employer
AES Corporation
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 22, 2017
Function
Audit and Tax
Hours
Full Time
At AES, we raise the quality of life around the world by changing the way energy works. Everyone makes an impact every day in our small, global teams. Apply here to start an extraordinary career today. The Global Tax team is part of AES's Global Finance team which is comprised of 1,500 professionals around the world in a wide range of accounting, planning, audit, treasury, tax, corporate structuring and financial analysis positions. The Global Finance team helps to manages AES's portfolio of $36 billion in assets and encompasses operations in 17 countries. The Senior, International Tax role within the AES Tax group is responsible for activities related to US international tax planning and reporting. Primary roles and responsibilities: Assist in the analysis of business initiatives from a tax perspective, including the evaluation of potential tax consequences, transaction structuring alternatives, and financial modeling.Support the development and implementation of tax planning strategies, including the development of initial tax planning ideas, research of technical tax issues, and review of implementing documents.Collaborate with the tax accounting and tax compliance teams about tax risks and opportunities, and assist in documenting the tax accounting implications and tax reporting requirements of transactions. Liaise with internal non-tax counterparties and external advisors.Communicate effectively and succinctly, both orally and in writing, through the drafting of technical tax memoranda and the preparation and discussion of PowerPoint presentations. Position requirements: Minimum of three years of international tax/planning experience with a large public accounting firm or law firm, or similar experience with a US-based multinational corporation.Strong analytical and problem solving skills.Excellent planning, research, and communication skills.Strong technology skills, including the ability to develop, review and analyze complex computations and financial models.Experience with international tax compliance and ASC 740.Demonstrated ability for high performance across multiple projects, with multiple priorities in a dynamic business environment.CPA or JD; Masters in Tax or LLM preferred. The AES Corporation is a Fortune 200 global power company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 17 countries through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce of 21,000 people is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world's changing power needs. AES is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. E-Verify Notice: AES will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.