Why would I want this job?

Reporting to the Senior Tax Director, our client is looking for a talented and motivated Tax Director (US Taxes) to be a part of the company’s tax leadership. The role will have a broad range of responsibilities.  As a truly global group operating in a fast paced business environment, the successful candidate must be inquisitive, enthusiastic, enjoy working hard and demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations. The ability to collaborate cross-functionally within company and drive successful business results will also be important.  The successful candidate will be able to prioritize appropriately, maintain a high level of professionalism, integrity, and the ability to work well with people at all levels inside and outside of company.

What would I be doing?

  • Identifying tax issues & opportunities, and implementing appropriate strategies to manage tax risk & taxes;
  • Directing & undertaking the analysis & interpretation of new/existing US Federal and State tax laws, case law and rulings (including those related to the TCJA); initiating recommendations and tax policy changes;
  • Providing tax advice on key business & corporate initiatives and serving as a key member of the cross-functional team assigned to support our dynamic business operations and strategic planning platforms;
  • Management of global transfer pricing, including oversight of internal & external resource, directing strategic analysis & documentation workstreams;
  • Managing tax aspects of M&A activities and related post-transactional integrations;
  • Initiating, directing & guiding the formulation and execution of macro tax strategies, and the development of methodologies to ensure consistency and defensibility of tax positions;
  • Review of US International Tax calculations for quarterly US GAAP reporting and US tax compliance purposes;
  • Engagement and management of external tax advisors; and
  • Partnering with our Director (Tax Reporting & Compliance) & Director (Non US Taxes), in particular to ensure the US GAAP & US tax compliance consequences of any US tax matters are understood, implemented, validated and appropriately reported.

What would make me qualified?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; CPA and/or MST
  • Big 4 experience a plus
  • 10+ years relevant tax experience, in public accounting or industry
  • Significant practical experience in US tax, US international tax and US Tax Reform matters
  • Adept at working in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Ability to identify, research and propose resolutions on tax issues
  • Must possess strong organizational and leadership skills, including ability to prioritize
  • Detailed oriented, with proven ability to drive projects to fruition
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to problem solve
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills and an ability to foster a team-oriented environment.
  • Management of external providers
  • Ability to develop, as well as implement, a strategic vision