Reporting to the VP of Finance, the Director of Tax will oversee all tax related matters including income tax accounting, tax compliance, and tax planning and strategy. This role will require a technical hands on candidate that is detail oriented, with strong organizational and communication skills. This newly created position will be crucial in guiding the Company through strategic tax planning, compliance related projects and audit readiness as the Company embarks on the next stage of growth and operational maturity. The ideal candidate is a big-picture, strategic thinker with a roll-up their sleeves and execute mindset, strong technical and analytical skills, and demonstrated acumen in both domestic and international tax. This is a key leadership role and will require collaboration across Finance and cross-functional leadership teams.
You are a proactive thought leader who can initiate and drive a wide variety of value-creation and operational efficiencies with a roll-up your sleeves and execute mindset. You are hardworking, detailed oriented and demonstrate both a strong sense of ownership and good business sense. You possess a strong collaborative approach and are able to build effective relationships with colleagues in Accounting, Treasury, FP&A, Legal as well as cross-functional departments. You have strong organizational and communication skills and are able to prioritize, plan, perform and communicate activities and findings both in written and verbal form to individuals, management and auditors. You take initiative and are able to work in a dynamic environment across all levels of management and across functions and geographies with minimal supervision. You are confident, energetic, demonstrate good judgment and are able to influence outcomes globally. You are driven and eager to learn and grow in your career.
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