Has responsibility for tax planning, preparation, and analysis, including both domestic and international taxes.
Manages the most complex tax matters and oversees the most advanced work of tax accountants and tax managers. Applies in-depth knowledge of tax law, tax compliance requirements and/or principles of accounting for income taxes with respect to key transactions, operations, new projects and legislative changes applicable to the most complex business units. Interacts directly with the LOBs and Functions. Proactively delivers high value tax advice clearly integrated with business issues and strategies. May coordinate departmental projects. May interact directly and provide information to the SVP-Tax and/or Tax Director. Requires a high degree of technical expertise. Qualifications
Bachelors or Master's degree in Accounting. Twelve (12) years of relevant experience, including significant tax experience. Demonstrated supervisory experience. Strong technical skills relating to tax compliance, tax accounting, tax research, tax planning and/or tax controversy. Ability to problem-solve and think both creatively and logically. A demonstrated ability to self-direct and effectively organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects under tight deadlines. Outstanding leadership, mentoring and interpersonal skills. Excellent analytical, organizational, and written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency with Outlook, Word & Excel.
Preferred Requirements:CPA or JD. Three (3) years of Big Four public accounting experience, large corporate tax department experience and/or financial services industry tax experience. Proficiency with OneSource and TaxStream.
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