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DIR TAX in Memphis, TN at ServiceMaster

Date Posted: 5/20/2020

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Job Description

Position Overview

As the internal expert, you will work with corporate and business units management on tax strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions, tax aspects of financial reporting, management of tax risks, management of tax audits and tax compliance. Responsibilities include tax planning, research and related implementation, ASC 740 reporting, SOX 404 compliance, and monitoring the Company's earnings and profits position.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manages the income tax and unclaimed property compliance function for the Company.
  • Manages all aspects of the audit process and focus on key issues.
  • Manages/reviews tax provision process and accounting for income taxes, as required under generally accepted accounting principles, including managing the documentation of tax processes under Sec. 404 of Sarbanes Oxley.
  • Works closely with Mergers and Acquisitions Group, Finance Department and Business Unit leadership on corporate strategies and initiatives.
  • May manage all outsource providers, including determining whether projects need outside resources or can handled in-house.
  • Identifies tax planning opportunities and assists in related implantation.
  • Assists Payroll, Accounts Payable, Legal, Human Resources, Investor Relations and others with employment tax, taxability, and information reporting issues.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree from accredited college or university
  • Masters Degree preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant License strongly preferred
  • 8-10 years experience of income tax experience
  • Prior management level experience required
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills

Physical Demands and Working Conditions

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential function to this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Incumbent must be prepared to:

  • Move up to 10 pounds occasionally, by lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, or otherwise repositioning objects.
  • Sitting for long periods of time while using office equipment such as computers, phones and etc.
  • Fingering and Repetitive motions; such as movement of wrists, hands and fingers while picking, pinching and typing during your normal working environment.
  • Express or exchange ideas with others through the use of spoken word, quickly, accurately, and at an easily audible volume, and receive detailed information through oral communication at usual speaking levels without correction, and/or make fine discriminations in the nature of sounds in the environment.

Incumbent is required to have:

  • Close visual acuity to perform detail oriented activities at distances close to the eyes, as well as visual acuity to perform activities at or within arm’s reach with skill, control, and accuracy, such as preparing and analyzing data, viewing computer screen and expansive reading.

Incumbent will be subject to:

  • Inside working conditions: The change of building environment such as with or without air conditioning and heating.

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