We are seeking a Tax Intern to join American Tower's Corporate Tax Team. The Tax team is responsible for areas of tax compliance, including but not limited to REIT compliance monitoring, acquisition due diligence, and forecasting/projections. The Tax Intern will provide assistance with respect to all monthly and quarterly deliverables. The Intern will have frequent interactions with other members of the Tax department and with the Accounting, Legal, and Human Resources departments, and therefore must be effective with communication and able to solve problems and following through on resolving issues and completing deliverables.
Why choose American Tower?
Our Core Principles (~~~) are the foundation of our culture, and we're focused on achieving continued success by thinking long-term, leading with values, and creating value with decisions. Come grow your career with us! It's where you want to be. Today's American Tower is a dynamic, performance-driven organization full of new opportunities and the highest standards of excellence. Our culture is based on integrity, accountability, hard work, collaboration and social responsibility. We offer internships in a variety of fields where talented students can develop and grow professionally.
American Tower, an S&P 500 and a Forbes Global 2000 company, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of wireless communications sites. We provide the infrastructure that allows your cellular phones and other mobile devices to work. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, we have offices throughout the United States and in 14 other countries in Latin America, Asia, Africa and Europe.
No matter where you join us, you'll find a diverse team of global employees focused on our shared success.
Assist with monthly REIT review and queries from local jurisdictions
Assist with cash tax and tax depreciation reconciliation with local countries
Assist with tax legislative updates
Assist with funding slides, tax elections, and FATCA forms
Prepare supporting schedules related to other required deliverables.
Other duties as assigned
Proficient in Microsoft Excel
Ability to work with numerous functional groups and different level of employees
Strong organizational skills; ability to accomplish multiple tasks within the agreed upon timeframes through effective prioritization of duties and functions in a fast paced environment
Strong written and oral communication skills, including the ability to present ideas and suggestions clearly and effectively
High energy, a consistent positive attitude
Strong problem-solving skills
Experience with online tax research tools such as BNA Tax Management Portfolio Library and CCH Tax Research Network
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
American Tower (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Company is committed to a policy of equal employment and will not discriminate against an applicant or associate based on his or her age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, physical or mental disability, handicap, military or veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy or any other category protected under federal, state or local law, regulation or ordinance.
To ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process can contact us at ~~~ for assistance.