Manager, Tax in 200 N. LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60601 at CareerBuilder

Date Posted: 1/18/2021

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Job Description

US - CareerBuilder



The Tax Manager will develop and implement the organization's corporate tax strategy and manages all aspects of the organization's tax reporting function. They will manage the strategy, compliance and tax coordination for the company’s domestic and international businesses.  This position works closely with company leaders to arrive at tax decisions that effectively support operating needs while taking prudent, tax-related risks. They will is responsible for overseeing the filings for international, federal, state, and local tax returns, along with maintaining and analyzing tax-related general ledger accounts in accordance with US GAAP.

Major Responsibilities/Activities:

  • In-depth understanding of complex international and federal taxation issues and experience in organizations with multi-business, multi-country operations.
  • Responsibility for implementing highly efficient tax structures and processes for those corporations is highly desired.
  • Significant exposure to most of the following areas:
    • Strong technical knowledge of U.S. federal and international income taxes
    • Experience with transfer pricing
    • In depth understanding of FAS 109 and FIN 48
  • Prepares tax planning reports and estimates the organization's tax obligations.
  • Advises senior management on strategies for minimizing the organization's tax liabilities.
  • Stays abreast of tax code changes and ensures ongoing compliance.
  • Reviews and submits monthly, quarterly, and annual Federal, State, Local corporate tax returns which includes filings for income tax , sales taxes, property tax renditions, and franchise tax reports
  • Approve monthly journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Assist with various ad-hoc projects as needed

Job Requirements:

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field required (Accounting, Finance, Economics)
  • CPA required
  • Minimum of 5 years global tax experience 
  • General understanding of tax laws-state, sales and sse tax
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • Experience with SOX compliance preferred
  • Knowledge of CorpTax software a preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Experience with driving change and process improvements
  • Strong understanding of debits and credits
  • Experience in high-growth, fast-moving organizations
  • Ability to succeed in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment
  • Self-motivated with ability to work independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational capabilities
  • Proven characteristics of consistent accuracy and attention to detail

Essential Functions:

  • Organizing and coordinating schedules
  • Communicating with the public
  • Creating written communication
  • Frequent computer use

This role is remote. All CareerBuilder teams are currently remote due to COVID-19. When it is safe to return to the office, those teams will transition back to the office. This role will remain remote.



Benefits-We’re All About You! 

When you're focused on the goal, not the path – you can be more flexible, and that translates into more productive and satisfied employees. From flexible hours to volunteering during work hours to diverse education opportunities, CareerBuilder is committed to helping employees strike a balance. 

Here are just some benefits we offer:

  • Training that positions you to hit the ground running with ongoing learning and development courses; we never stop investing in our people.
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Programs
  • Education Reimbursement Program allowing up to $5k per year towards completion of a Bachelor’s and non-MBA graduate degree, and up to $10K per year towards completion of an MBA
  • Global Wellness initiatives to promote financial, mental and physical health and well-being
  • 401(k) Program with a two year vesting schedule, discretionary match, and an opportunity to make Pretax and Roth contributions

CareerBuilder, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.


TSR ID: 002026


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