Tax Manager Tax Manager …

Oaktree Capital Group
in Florence-Graham, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Oaktree Capital Group
in Florence-Graham, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Tax Manager
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Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments, with $122 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2020. The firm emphasizes an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in credit, private equity, real assets and listed equities. The firm has over 950 employees and offices in 18 cities worldwide.

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Scope and Responsibilities

The Tax Manager will be responsible for coordinating and overseeing projects and work streams designed to transform the funds tax reporting function at Oaktree, with an emphasis on providing real-time tax data and analytics to streamline reporting and inform decision making. The candidate will work closely with other Oaktree personnel in accounting, tax and IT along with our outside tax/accounting service providers to ensure that accounting, legal entity, and investor information is tax-sensitized and validated to ensure accurate tax reporting across various large global and domestic private equity, mezzanine financing, distressed debt, real estate and marketable securities partnerships.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Leading in project management, management of tax issues, and strategic planning;
  • Reviewing and calculating the book/tax differences and reviewing partner allocations;
  • Reviewing calculations of market discount, OID and interest accruals;
  • Analyzing reorganizations of underlying debt and equity investments to determine the proper tax treatment;
  • Preparing tax packages for funds and lower-tier LLCs, including reconciling of income items and capital accounts;
  • Providing tax estimates to Clients and General Partners;
  • Addressing large number of Clients requests and inquiries;
  • Analyzing withholding issues that impact partners and the partnerships global investments;
  • Reviewing state withholding taxes;
  • Drafting correspondence with state and federal tax authorities;
  • Managing audit responses and documentation for all aspects of audits; and
  • Assisting in the analysis of cross-border acquisitions and dispositions to determine proper tax treatment for US purposes.

Experience Required

  • 5+ years of relevant tax experience.
  • Strong knowledge of general accounting, with knowledge of financial investment issues being a plus.
  • The candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.

Personal Attributes

  • The successful candidate will have outstanding initiative, an eagerness to learn and a strong work ethic.
  • The candidate must be customer oriented and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • He/She will be self-driven, team-oriented and must possess strong integrity and professionalism.
  • Familiarity with and understanding of a busy tax season.

Equal Opportunity Employment Policy

Oaktree is committed to diversity and to equal opportunity employment. Oaktree does not make employment decisions on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, past or present physical or mental disability, HIV status, medical condition as defined by state law (genetic characteristics or cancer), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, veteran status, military service, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic violence victim status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state and local laws and ordinances. This policy applies to hiring, placement, internal promotions, training, opportunities for advancement, recruitment advertising, transfers, demotions, layoffs, terminations, recruitment advertising, rates of pay and other forms of compensation and all other terms, conditions and privileges of employment.

This policy applies to all Oaktree applicants, employees, clients, and contractors.

Posted YesterdayFull time2020-210

At Oaktree, we focus on hiring individuals with intelligence, dedication, team spirit, integrity and a strong work ethic. We welcome the opportunity to speak with talented professionals who have relevant credentials and experience in investments, marketing and client relations, accounting, legal, compliance, information technology, administrative support and other relevant areas.

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