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Manager, Tax M&A / Planning & Strategy

COMPANY

 

Uber

LOCATION

 

San Francisco, CA, US

Description

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

 

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

 

About the Role

 

Uber is looking to add a Tax M&A / Planning Manager to our rapidly growing team! This role will report to the Senior Manager of International Tax and support our global evolution. This is an amazing opportunity to join a recently established Tax team and make an immediate impact. If you welcome a high-growth, fast-paced international environment, we're excited to hear from you.

What You’ll Do

  • Manage, lead and execute tax work streams for M&A and key strategic projects, including tax structuring of acquisitions and strategic partnerships, due diligence and post-transaction integration
  • Coordinate and work closely with the colleagues from biz dev, legal, treasury, accounting and tax reporting/compliance teams
  • Coordinate significant global tax projects with international teams of internal tax resources and outside advisors
  • Research and develop alternative structures to address unique tax concerns, and that support the business and global tax strategy
  • Assist with the drafting and review of contracts - collaborate with legal to ensure contracts contain key terms consistent with tax objectives
  • Make recommendations regarding use of external advisors, and manage those advisors
  • Assist with documentation of tax positions globally
  • Train, mentor and develop the tax team and, where appropriate, assist in recruiting additional members of the team

What You’ll Need

  •  At least 6 years of experience in domestic and/or international tax with a focus on planning/M&A – in industry and/or with a Big Four, law or other advisory firm

  • The ability to manage projects and coordinate with internal and external stakeholders

  • Strong analytical skills with a practical and commercial approach to resolving issues and providing advice

  • Strong interpersonal skills in addition to strong oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate tax concepts, tax planning structures, and tax risks to the business

  • The ability to work as part of a team and to show initiative to drive projects forward

  • The ability to operate independently, make decisions and thrive on execution

  • The ability to train and motivate team members, and to work cooperatively across tax and with numerous other stakeholders

  • Understanding of tax law and risk environment, and the ability to effectively communicate tax alternatives and tax risks

  • The ability to effectively manage advisors to ensure Uber gets the best advice possible while staying within budget

 

About the Team

 

We build scalable and well-controlled processes to support timely and accurate financial and statutory reporting and ensure compliance with regional and local tax regulations. 

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