Director of Tax

Orlando, FL 32821

Posted: 10/22/2019 Industry: Accounting and Finance Job Number: 1060 Pay Rate: 140,000

Job Description


Position Title: Corporate Tax Director

Primary Purpose and Function of the Job

The Corporate Tax Director needs to be a dynamic and experienced leader who is able to pivot between overall business perspectives and hands-on management. This position will be responsible for establishing, implementing and maintaining the company' s tax strategy and policy to complement business operations and initiatives. This individual will manage all outside tax advisors and oversee and be the key liaison for a variety of tax functions across the company. Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently.

The Director will have direct responsibility for oversight over of all facets of the tax, including but not limited to:
  • Management and oversight of all national tax-related activity, including income taxes, sales and use taxes, property taxes and other domestic taxes
  • Tax planning and strategic initiatives
  • Corporate tax accounting in accordance with accounting standards
  • Management of tax compliance and filings
  • Management and oversight of domestic tax-related audits
  • Maintenance of tax-related controls in compliance with SOX 404
  • Other special projects and tax related research

Requirements and Competencies
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Accounting and/or Tax
  • Master’ s degree in Accounting or MBA
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • 7 or more years of corporate tax and/or public accounting experience, preferably in the tax department of a medium to large publicly-traded company
  • Significant direct experience related to complex tax environments achieved through increasing levels of requisite career experience and exposure in a corporate tax setting
  • Solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Tax regulations
  • Robust understanding of international and multi-state structuring and transfer pricing analysis
  • Ability to lead tax planning processes and other strategic initiatives at a companywide level
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders throughout the organization, as well as with external advisors
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines in a team environment
  • Excellent analytical, financial, and mathematical skills with attention to detail
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes in a fast paced work environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Meet Your Recruiter

Michelle Abel
CPC

Michelle Abel, CPC, is the founder of Corporate & Technical Recruiters, Inc. She began her career after completing her undergraduate studies in Psychology at Emory University. Before founding CTR, she was a partner and CFO in a national recruiting firm. Michelle went on to establish her own firm as CEO of Corporate & Technical Recruiters. CTR's clients have a global presence and offer positions in marketing, sales, management, technology, engineering and accounting. With over 20 years of experience in the personnel field, Michelle's dedication to service makes her a leader in the industry.

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