Posted 5 days ago
Tax Filing Senior Manager
Alight Solutions - Fort Mill, SC
Our story

At Alight, we believe a company's success starts with its people. At our core, we Champion People, help our colleagues Grow with Purpose and true to our name we encourage colleagues to "Be Alight."

Our Values:

Champion People - be empathetic and help create a place where everyone belongs.

Grow with purpose - Be inspired by our higher calling of improving lives.

Be Alight - act with integrity, be real and empower others.

It's why we're so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team's expertise in human insights and cloud technology gives companies and employees around the world the ability to power confident decisions, for life.

With a comprehensive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.

Join our team if you Champion People, want to Grow with Purpose through acting with integrity and if you embody the meaning of Be Alight.

Learn more at careers.alight.com.

About the Role

As a senior leader, you will ensure excellence in delivery for the entire Tax Filing organization. Oversee and manage the client delivery of tax filing, directly and indirectly, through colleagues and managers.

Responsibilities
  • Overseeing client delivery and satisfaction in Tax Filing. This includes ensuring timely and accurate responses to clients and partner teams. Additionally, it involves resolving escalations promptly and representing Tax Filing effectively in client meetings.
  • Monitoring and auditing tasks to identify trends and improvement opportunities. You will lead process enhancement efforts and drive positive outcomes. Your responsibilities will also include developing, reviewing, and communicating completion of Root Cause Analysis (RCA).
  • Seeking a candidate with excellent communication and team facilitation skills to engage with clients and internal departments. The role involves ensuring successful client delivery and effectively communicating complex issues to clients.
  • Supporting and providing timely research on compliance and regulatory issues. Facilitate issues requiring higher level escalation.
  • Ensuring and supporting compilation, reporting, and analyzing of metrics. Ability to utilize metrics to drive improvements and close process gaps.
  • Resolving and facilitating open items to resolution ensuring alignment with Tax Filing point of view.
  • Educating clients and providing subject matter expertise for payroll tax filing.
  • Mentoring and developing managers and colleagues, to include performance and accountability.
  • Managing Tax Filing suppliers, as appropriate, to support accurate and timely delivery.
  • Coordinating and/or providing needed training for new colleagues or processes. Coordinate and support SOP development, training, and communication to team.


Requirements
  • 7+ years payroll tax filing or a related field.
  • Display advanced understanding of payroll tax filing and knowledge of regulations and legislative requirements.
  • Demonstrate exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • 3+ years client interaction and management experience.
  • 5+ years people management experience.
  • Experience leading managers and/or team leads.
  • Possess exceptional computer skills with current technical knowledge.
  • Experience with Payroll tax software.

Flexible Working

So that you can be your best at work and home, we consider flexible working arrangements wherever possible. Alight has been a leader in the flexible workspace and "Top 100 Company for Remote Jobs" 5 years in a row.

Benefits

We offer programs and plans for a healthy mind, body, wallet and life because it's important our benefits care for the whole person. Options include a variety of health coverage options, wellbeing and support programs, retirement, vacation and sick leave, maternity, paternity & adoption leave, continuing education and training as well as a number of voluntary benefit options.

By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Alight is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We celebrate differences and believe in fostering an environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and supported. We know that diverse teams are stronger, more innovative, and more successful.

At Alight, we welcome and embrace all individuals, regardless of their background, and are dedicated to creating a culture that enables every employee to thrive. Join us in building a brighter, more inclusive future.

Diversity Policy Statement

Alight is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we take affirmative action to employ and advance in the employment of qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans and other covered veterans.

Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for employment with disabilities and sincerely held religious beliefs, practices and observances, unless doing so would result in undue hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.

Authorization to work in the Employing Country

Applicants for employment in the country in which they are applying (Employing Country) must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the Employing Country and with Alight.

Note, this job description does not restrict management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

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We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.

Salary Pay Range

Minimum :
69,700 USD
Maximum :
110,600 USD

Pay Transparency Statement: Alight considers a variety of factors in determining whether to extend an offer of employment and in setting the appropriate compensation level, including, but not limited to, a candidate's experience, education, certification/credentials, market data, internal equity, and geography. Alight makes these decisions on an individualized, non-discriminatory basis. Bonus and/or incentive eligibility are determined by role and level. Alight also offers a comprehensive benefits package; for specific details on our benefits package, please visit: https://bit.ly/Alight_Benefits

DISCLAIMER:

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.