Job Title: Tax Intern
Reports to: Manager
Location: Charlotte, NC
FLSA Classification: Hourly / Non-Exempt
Please read this entire job description carefully and completely. If you do not meet the requirements of the position or are unable to work the required hours, then please do not apply. Thank you.
Company Overview :
The Citco Fund Services companies are the world's pre-eminent hedge fund administrators and have over 35 years experience in the provision of administration and other services to their hedge fund clients, many of whom are leading names in the industry. Citco Fund Services is a division of the Citco Group of Companies and is the largest independent administrator of Hedge Funds in the world with offices worldwide.
Citco Fund Services draws upon a global team of more than 3,000 experienced, knowledgeable and highly trained staff to ensure that each fund is supported appropriately and service quality standards are not only met, but consistently exceeded. We recognize the importance of our staff through career development initiatives and extensive training programs to ensure staff are equipped to handle the complexities of hedge funds. Citco Fund Services companies have consistently been ranked "Best in Class" and "Top-Rated" across all locations in recognized industry surveys of hedge fund administrators for both single manager funds and funds of hedge funds.
Citco Fund Services (USA) Inc. has established itself as the market leader in hedge fund administration. We offer a complete range of accounting, middle office, tax, investor relations and corporate services to hedge funds and their shareholders.
About the Tax Department:
The Tax Department is unique in that only the Jersey City, NJ and Charlotte, NC CFS offices provide tax services for all global CFS clients, whether they are in Dublin, The Bahamas, Toronto, Sydney, etc. Our team consists of highly skilled accountants who are trained to provide highly accurate, timely and efficient services, ensuring 100% accuracy and providing world class customer service.
The Hedge Fund Tax Intern provides compliance services for numerous hedge fund and investment partnership clients consisting of a variety of investment strategies and fund structures, including domestic and offshore side-by-side entities, master-feeder structures and fund-of-funds. Responsibilities include handling special projects as needed.
Provide U.S. tax analysis of transactions
Handle tax reporting for investors and tax filings
Interface with other areas of firm
Participate in departmental and divisional initiatives
Contribute to delivery of K-1s to investors on a timely basis
Provide global analysis of transactions
Assist in special projects as necessary
Degree in Taxation or Accounting required - Masters degree in Taxation preferred (GPA of 3.5 or higher please)
Prior tax and financial services experience a plus
Strong software skills
MS Excel – The successful candidate will be comfortable with formulas, should understand the basics of macros & pivot tables, and be able to navigate and understand workbooks
In general, candidates should have an intuitive feel and be a quick study for various software applications
Hedge fund experience is a plus
Strong attention to detail
Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems
Ability to manage multiple tasks / projects
Technical Knowledge & Commercial Acumen
Quality and Risk Management
Drive for Results
WE OFFER YOU:
A challenging job in a stable, rapidly expanding international company. There is the opportunity to expand your business knowledge with excellent prospects for a further international career in one of our worldwide offices.
This is an hourly position. The successful candidate will be entitled to overtime pay of time and a half in excess of forty (40) hours per week. There are no medical, dental, or other insurance or benefits associated with this position and the cost of parking is the responsibility of the employee.
This position requires working from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Monday through Friday and will require extensive overtime (evenings and weekends) during tax season (January through April). If you are not available to meet the time requirements of this position, please do not apply.
TO APPLY, please submit your resume and cover letter explaing why you feel you are a good fit for this position to: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CITCO&cws=1...
We are an equal opportunity employer
NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization
Citco - 12 months ago