KPMG Senior Manager, M&A Partnership Transactions in Chicago, Illinois

Senior Manager, M&A Partnership Transactions

Chicago, Illinois

Requisition #: 33758

Practice Area: Tax

Location: Chicago, IL

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KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Manager to join ourpractice.

Responsibilities:

  • Advise clients on a full spectrum of tax and structuring considerations related to complex partnership transactions including partnership mergers, acquisitions, divisions, recapitalizations, and restructurings

  • Review and remediation of deficiencies in historical partnership allocations

  • Consultation related to complex partnership structures (i.e., Umbrella Partnership C Corporation ("Up C") offerings, tax equity partnership structures including hypothetical liquidation at book value (“HLBV”) calculations, partnership recapitalizations, partnership mergers, etc.)

  • Quantitative numerical analysis to inform the client of the tax ramifications of critical business decisions related to transaction alternative planning

  • Qualitative consultation related to transaction documents (e.g., LLC Operating Agreement, Contribution Agreement, Unit Purchase Agreement, etc.)

  • Develop, motivate, and train staff and manager level team members

Qualifications:

  • Eight years of federal tax and/or M&A experience in a public accounting firm, a corporate tax department, or a law firm, focusing on partnership taxation

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university

  • CPA or J.D. / LL.M.

  • Knowledge of a broad range of partnership tax matters

  • Ability to execute and lead multiple engagements and client service teams

  • Excellent skills in Excel (e.g., ability to build flexible numerical analysis including partnership capital accounts, I.R.C. Section 704(c) allocations, I.R.C. Section 743(b) adjustments, etc.), research, and writing.

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Thecontains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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Health

KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).

Financial

  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.