The company is looking for a dynamic individual to work with our U.S. Finance Team to direct Chiquita’s worldwide tax planning, controversy, compliance, and tax accounting. The individual must be organized, a self starter, able to work independently as well as develop appropriate relationships across the finance and broader organization. This position will report to the Vice President Taxation andTreasurer located in Charlotte, NC with frequent interaction with CFO and Controller.
The Tax Director will be an integral part in the success of the group. Specifically s/he will be responsible for:
Worldwide tax planning including working with local advisors and local finance teams to implement strategies and reduce risk.
Working closely with Tax Compliance Manager, lead global tax provision computations including effective tax rate, annual reporting under ASC 740, footnote disclosure and FIN 48 documentation.
Working closely with Tax Compliance Manager and co-source compliance service provider, oversee all aspects of U.S. federal and state income tax.
Working closely with EME Tax Manager to oversee and direct European income tax and VAT compliance, tax planning, tax controversy and provision work.
10 or more years experience with federal, state and international tax planning and compliance experience.
Significant tax accounting experience in multi-national environment.
Excellent communications skills – able to communicated tax and tax accounting matter to senior management.
CPA or MBA preferred. JD a plus.
Chiquita - 3 years ago