Job Title: Tax Director Location: Houston, TX
Salary: 80-110k base plus competitive bonus and benefits package Job
Description: Great Company. Little turnover. Great Team.
About the Company: Rapidly growing designer and manufacturer of instruments and equipment used by the oil and gas industry around the world to acquire and process seismic data.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas with international offices in Canada, China, Colombia, Russia, and the United Kingdom.
About the Opportunity: The Tax Director will benefit from the following opportunities: • Management team member in a world-class company/dominant industry player • Exposure to a consistently growing list of worldwide and domestic tax issues and experiences • Experience rapid corporate and professional growth • Direct and meaningful interaction with senior management team • Corporate culture that rewards self-starters and innovative thinkers • Authority to set standards for tax compliance, analysis, and planning • Visible impact on the financial statements • Periodic international travel opportunities About the Position: The position will reside at the company's Pinemont headquarters and will report to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
This position is being newly created. It will consolidate tax duties historically managed by the CFO and the Financial Controller.
Position Responsibilities: Responsibilities of the Tax Director will include the following: • Manage and prepare the company's quarterly and annual domestic and international tax accrual calculations and related footnote disclosures in compliance with ASC 740
- Manage the identification and tracking of any uncertain tax positions as per ASC 740 • Provide accurate and timely oversight of the tax compliance process for federal, state, and local income and franchise taxes in the U.S. jurisdictions where the company operates • Seek to identify domestic and international tax planning opportunities and strategies to help reduce the company's overall effective tax rate • Provide tax analysis of strategic business opportunities/decisions to senior management • Assist in evaluation and selection of local country tax and legal services providers • Coordinate, manage, and oversee activities of outside professional services firms • Prioritize and determine which tax activities to handle in-house and externally • Manage tax jurisdiction audits, communication with agents, information requests, etc. • Manage transfer pricing studies and related agreements between affiliated companies • Prepare quarterly estimated tax payments and annual extensions of time to file • Coordinate tax payments with Treasurer • Advise senior management of the impact of legislative changes in the U.S. and relevant international tax laws where the company operates • Manage the company's U.S. property tax filings and compliance • Coordinate and assist with R&D tax incentive studies and documentation
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting and CPA certification •Minimum of 4 - 6 years of tax experience with exposure to federal, state and international tax compliance • Hands-on experience with ASC 740 reporting in financial statements • Strong communication skills and maturity required to interface with senior management • Strong organizational skills, attention to details, forward thinker.
Monster - 21 months ago