A leading international business corporation with nearly 100 years of history, Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) is a diversified manufacturer of advanced industrial technology. Specifically, ITW designs and produces an array of highly engineered fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty products and equipment for customers around the world. ITW is currently seeking a Manager, Federal Tax.
Manage/review the federal and state returns
Review of federal consolidated income tax returns and partnership returns
Review of state tax returns related to I/C royalty and interest add backs
Review of estimated tax payment calculations for reasonableness and completeness
Management of pre-acquisition federal and state tax return filings and estimated payments
Ensure necessary controls are in place to ensure complete, timely and accurate federal and state tax returns
Support the IRS audits at the Field audit level. This relates to IDR responses.
Review the transaction plans for any tax federal and state issues to assist in managing the company’s tax risks.
Support the management/development of the staff
Manage the resources to drive the projects during the year.
Assist in driving efficiencies in the federal and state tax processes
Monitor federal legislative changes and determine any impact to the company
Implement any changes to the current processes due to changes in federal legislation
Work with business operations to formulate/implement operational planning
Manage/review federal planning projects
Bachelors degree (accounting major)
Minimum 10 years federal and state income tax experience in a Big 4 accounting firm and/or comparable tax experience in a large corporation
Strong federal and state tax technical skills
Overall knowledge of federal and state income taxes
DESIRED EXPERIENCE AND TRAITS:
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational skills and documentation skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
Ability to research federal and state tax issues
Strong analytical skills
Illinois Tool Works (ITW) hammers out more than just tools, and it operates well beyond the Land of Lincoln. With operations in about...